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17th Oct 2018

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Judges of the Fourth Circuit – Hon. Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr.

By: Jason Wiener Francis Dominic Murnaghan, Jr. was born in Baltimore, Maryland on June 20, 1920.  After he received...

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09th Oct 2018

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Fourth Circuit Clarifies Rules for Designations of ACCA Predicate Convictions

By Samuel D. Gilleran and Nicholas T. Pappayliou Background On August 22, 2018, the Fourth Circuit decided United States...

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05th Oct 2018

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Weekly Roundup – 10/1-10/5

By: Nick McCauslin & Tristan Meagher Sierra Club v. United States Army Corps of Engineers In this civil case,...

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02nd Oct 2018

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Judges of the Fourth Circuit – Hon. J. Dickson Phillips, Jr.

By Kenya Parrish & Sophia Pappalardo The Honorable James Dickson Phillips Jr. was born in Laurinburg, North Carolina on...

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25th Sep 2018

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Fourth Circuit Rules on Mandatory Age-Discrimination Remedies

By Mackenzie Bluedorn and Jacqueline Canzoneri Relevant Facts This case began as an age discrimination claim.  The Equal Employment...

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21st Sep 2018

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Weekly Roundup: 9/17-9/23

          By: Thomas Cain & Noah Hock Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Baltimore County In...

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18th Sep 2018

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Judges of the Fourth Circuit – Hon. Kenneth Keller “K.K.” Hall

By Alex Prunka & Caroline Hamilton The Honorable Kenneth Keller “K.K.” Hall was born in Greenview, in Boone County,...

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14th Sep 2018

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Weekly Roundup: 9/10 – 9/14

By: Matthew Hooker De Reyes v. Waples Mobile Home Park Limited Partnership In this case, the Plaintiffs (four Latino...

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11th Sep 2018

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First Amendment on Campus: Fourth Circuit Upholds University’s Discrimination and Harassment Investigation

By Hayley Degnan Facts In 2015, Ross Abbott (“Abbott”), a student from the University of South Carolina (“USC”) met...

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07th Sep 2018

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Weekly Roundup: 9/3 – 9/7

By: Lanie Summerlin Henderson v. Bluefield Hosp. Co. In this civil appeal, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) appealed...

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04th Sep 2018

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Judges of the Fourth Circuit – Hon. John D. Butzner, Jr.

By Ryan Meier Judge John D. Butzner, Jr. was born on October 2, 1917 in Scranton, PA. His interest...

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30th Apr 2018

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Can Schools Discipline Students for Social Media Posts?

by: Hanna Monson and Sarah Spangenburg Introduction One recent issue circulating the legal world involves whether schools can discipline...