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Court Hears Appeal in Terror-Related Custody Dispute

A 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.

03/26/2015

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Man at Center of ‘Serial’ Granted Appeal by Maryland Court

An 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.

02/07/2015

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Ex-Va. Governor Renews Request to Remain Free During Appeal

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is renewing his request to remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions.

01/14/2015

Physicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.  (Getty Images)

Revoked Doctor Filing Court Appeal in Assisted Suicide Case

A Baltimore anesthesiologist who advised people on methods of suicide is appealing his Maryland medical license revocation.

01/09/2015

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice addresses a news conference with his wife Janay (not pictured) at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since facing felony assault charges stemming from a February incident involving Janay at an Atlantic City casino.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

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.

11/28/2014

Political commentator Charles Krauthammer warns that the gay marriage case before the U.S. Supreme Court has the potential to expand into a nationwide “assault on religion.”   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

US Appeals Court in Va. to Hear Gay Marriage Case

Another round in the fight over gay marriage is set for a Virginia courtroom.

05/10/2014

ORLANDO -  FEBRUARY 24:  The sign at the entrance to SeaWorld, in Orlando, Florida, February 24, 2010. This is the thrid human death associated with the killer whale. (Photo by Matt Stroshane/Getty Images)

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.

04/11/2014

An Idaho man who pleaded guilty to firing an assault rifle at the White House in 2011, striking the executive mansion more than half a dozen times, was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Man Appeals Sentence in White House Shooting

A man sentenced to 25 years in prison for shooting at the White House is appealing his sentence.

04/04/2014

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.

03/12/2014

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Notice of Appeal in Va. Gay Marriage Ruling Filed

The 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.

02/24/2014

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