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23rd Apr 2019

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North Carolina Counties Still Liable for Attorney’s Fees Even When Involuntarily Redistricted by the State

By Nicholas Pappayliou and Samuel Gilleran Early last week, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals held that victorious plaintiff...

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09th Apr 2019

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4th Circuit: Lessons on Islam Don’t Violate Christian Student’s Rights

By Caroline Hamilton and Alex Prunka During the 2014­–15 school year, Caleigh Wood was an eleventh grade student at...

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29th Mar 2019

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Weekly Roundup – 3/25-3/29

R.F. v. Cecil County Public Schools This case is a civil case where the parents of a child with...

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30th Nov 2018

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Weekly Roundup – 11/26-11/30

By Kayla West and Jim Twiddy Mark Lawlor v. David Zook In this criminal case, the Appellant sought a...

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09th Nov 2018

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Weekly Round-Up – 11/5-11/9

By Tristan Meagher and Nick McCauslin United States v. Thomas  In this criminal case, LaMarcus Thomas was charged with...

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10th Apr 2017

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4th Circuit Blog Summer Hiatus

Dear Readers, Thank you for visiting the 4th Circuit blog! We are now on summer hiatus to allow our...

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05th Apr 2017

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Fourth Circuit Reverses the Denial of Asylum to Honduras Citizen

By Kelsey Hyde On March 14, 2017, the Fourth Circuit amended their March 13, 2017 published opinion in the...

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31st Mar 2017

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Fourth Circuit Vacates and Remands Prison Grievance Claim for Further Fact-Finding

  By Kelsey Mellan On March 23, 2017, the Fourth Circuit issued a published opinion in Custis v. Davis,...

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30th Mar 2017

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Fourth Circuit Finds Duration of Traffic Stop Reasonable under Fourth Amendment

By Sophia Blair On March 30, 2017, the Fourth Circuit issued a published criminal opinion, United States v. Hill. Donald...

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30th Mar 2017

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Debtors’ Objections to Unsecured Claims Not Barred by Res Judicata

By Mickey Herman On Thursday, March 30, 2017, the Fourth Circuit issued a published opinion in LVNV Funding, LLC...

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29th Mar 2017

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Fourth Circuit Applies Deferential Standard to Affirm Denial of § 2254 Petition

By Ali Fenno On November 23, 2016, the Fourth Circuit issued a published opinion in the criminal case of...

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27th Mar 2017

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Fourth Circuit Reverses Dismissal of Prisoners’ Complaint for Mootness

By John Van Swearingen On March 24, 2017, the Fourth Circuit issued a published opinion in the prisoner civil...