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.
Hawaii Asks Appeals Court In SF To Weigh In On Travel Ban RulesHawaii asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for an order saying the government could not omit grandparents and other relatives of someone in the U.S. from the list of people who can still travel to the country.
Court Throws Out Lawsuit To Cancel Google's Trademark OwnershipA federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that aimed to cancel Google's trademark by arguing that "google" is now synonymous with searching the internet.
9th Circuit Judges To Congress: Leave Us AloneThree federal judges on Thursday asked Congress not to break up the vast, San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, a longtime target of Republicans and a recent foil to President Donald Trump.
Trump Calls 9th Circuit Court ‘Disgraceful’ After Travel Ban DecisionPresident Donald Trump is lashing out at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision against reinstating his refugee and immigration order.
Who Are The Judges Deciding On Trump's Travel Ban?Here's a look at their backgrounds, judicial decisions and questioning during arguments in the case this week.
Trump Slams Federal Judges Deliberating Over Travel BanPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed the court that is deliberating his immigration and refugee executive order for having motivations he described as "so political."
Appeals Court Hammers On Government Arguments For Travel BanA panel of appeals court judges reviewing President Donald Trump's travel ban hammered away Tuesday at the federal government's arguments that the ban was motivated by concerns about terrorism.
Legal Experts Say 9th Circuit's Liberal Reputation Is OverblownThe San Francisco-based court handles far more cases than any other federal appeals court, including some rulings that have invoked furor from conservatives over the years.
Arguments Set For Tuesday Over Trump Travel BanA federal appellate court has scheduled telephone oral arguments for Tuesday afternoon in a lawsuit over President Trump's travel and refugee ban.
Federal Court OKs Waiting Period For Existing California Gun OwnersA federal appeals court says California can withhold guns for 10 days from gun buyers who previously purchased a gun and clear a background check before the 10-day waiting period.