Court Hears Appeal in Terror-Related Custody DisputeA federal appeals court in Virginia is considering whether to revive a parental rights lawsuit by a radical Muslim convert serving a 25-year prison sentence for supporting terrorism.
Man at Center of 'Serial' Granted Appeal by Maryland CourtAn appeal has been granted for the man at the center of the popular podcast "Serial" who was convicted in 2000 for killing his ex-girlfriend when he was a teenager.
Ex-Va. Governor Renews Request to Remain Free During AppealFormer Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is renewing his request to remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions.
Revoked Doctor Filing Court Appeal in Assisted Suicide CaseA Baltimore anesthesiologist who advised people on methods of suicide is appealing his Maryland medical license revocation.
Rice Wins Appeal, 'Suspension Vacated'An arbitrator Friday threw out Ray Rice's indefinite suspension by the NFL for hitting his then-fiancee and now wife in a hotel elevator, freeing him to play again.
US Appeals Court in Va. to Hear Gay Marriage CaseAnother round in the fight over gay marriage is set for a Virginia courtroom.
SeaWorld Loses Appeal in Death by Killer Whale A federal appeals court has upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer at the theme park who was pulled under by a killer whale.
Man Appeals Sentence in White House ShootingA man sentenced to 25 years in prison for shooting at the White House is appealing his sentence.
What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
Notice of Appeal in Va. Gay Marriage Ruling FiledThe Norfolk Circuit Court clerk said Monday that he plans to appeal a federal judge's ruling declaring the state's ban on same-sex marriages unconstitutional.
ACLU Begins Appeal of NSA Ruling in NYC Civil libertarians have begun an appeal of a decision by a federal judge in New York City that found the National Security Agency's collection of Americans' phone records is legal.