High Court Nixes Periodic Hearings For Detained ImmigrantsA divided Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that immigrants the government has detained and is considering deporting aren't entitled by law to periodic hearings on whether they should be released on bond.
Judge Orders Trump Administration To Implement Energy LimitsA federal judge in San Francisco on Thursday ordered the Trump administration to implement energy-use limits for portable air conditioners and other products that were adopted during the last days of the Obama presidency.
$25M Deal Over Trump University Fraud Lawsuits Moves ForwardA federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld an agreement requiring President Donald Trump to pay $25 million to settle lawsuits accusing his now-defunct Trump University of fraud.
Beverage Industry Challenge To SF Soda Warning Label Law Under ReviewThe city of San Francisco was given a second chance Monday to try to revive its soda warning law.
9th Circuit Court Plans Review Of Workplace Rules After Misconduct ClaimsThe nation's largest federal court circuit has announced plans to review its workplace protections following the resignation of a judge facing sexual misconduct allegations.
9th Circuit Court Judge Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct AllegationsLong-time 9th Circuit Court Of Appeals Judge Alex Kozinski announced Monday he was retiring from the bench amid allegations that he subjected 15 women to inappropriate sexual behavior.
Appeal Court Seems Inclined To Let Youths' Climate Change Lawsuit ContinueA panel of federal appeals court judges in San Francisco seemed inclined Monday to allow a wide-ranging climate-change lawsuit to continue in pretrial proceedings for the time being.
Youthful Climate-Change Suit Plaintiffs Ready For Day In CourtA landmark lawsuit heads to federal court in San Francisco Monday.filed by a group of kids going after the President over policies they say are destroying their world.
Bay Area Judge Faces Allegations Of Inappropriate Sexual BehaviorA prominent Bay Area judge is accused of inappropriate sexual behavior. A former clerk says he called her into his office, to show her porn.
Court Rejects Immunity For Sonoma Deputy Who Shot Andy LopezA divided three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals refused to find Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputy Erick Gelhaus exempt from liability.
Court Overturns Murder Conviction In 2006 Deadly Berkeley ShootingThe murder conviction of a Richmond man in a fatal shooting near the University of California, Berkeley, in 2006 has been overturned by a federal appeals court in San Francisco.
Court Blocks San Francisco Law Requiring Warnings On Soda AdsA federal appeals court has blocked a San Francisco law that requires a health warning on ads for sugary drinks.
Trump Appeals Ruling That Blocks Cutting Off Sanctuary CitiesThe Trump administration is appealing a judge's ruling that blocks its effort to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities."
California Foie Gras Ban Reinstated By Federal Appeals CourtA federal appeals court has reinstated a California ban on foie gras, the fatty duck and goose liver delicacy.
No Monkeying Around: Court Weighs If Animal Owns Its SelfiesA curious monkey with a toothy grin and a knack for pressing a camera button was back in the spotlight Wednesday as a federal appeals court heard arguments on whether an animal can hold a copyright to selfie photos.