Tag Archives: Chevron deference

July 22, 2014 4th Circuit published opinion

King v Burwell King sued for a declaration that the IRS rules implementing tax credits for insurance policies purchased on federal exchanges under eh Affordable Care Act was void as against the plain language of the Act. The district court … Continue reading

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June 23, 2014 United States Supreme Court opinions

Loughrin v United States Loughrin was charged with several counts of bank fraud under 18 USC 1344(2). He argued that the government must prove he intended to defraud a federally chartered bank and not the merchant he wrote forged checks … Continue reading

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June 9, 2014 United States Supreme Court opinions

Scialabba v Cuellar de Osorio Cuellar filed an application for immigrant visa and one of the minors listed as a derivative applicant turned 21 while waiting for the visa to be processed. The immigration service gave the derivative applicant the … Continue reading

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April 29, 2014 United States Supreme Court opinions

Octane Fitness, LLC v Icon Health & Fitness, Inc. Octane sought attorney fees under 35 USC 285 arguing its case against Icon was extraordinary. The district court denied the motion ruling that the case was neither objectively baseless nor subjectively … Continue reading

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March 17, 2014 4th Circuit published opinion

Urbina v Holder Urbina sought to have the ten year period in 8 USC 1229b run from the time he legally entered the United States until a correct charge was filed with the administrative law judge and not until the … Continue reading

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November 20, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

Turner v United States Turner and her husband went overboard during a storm. The Coast Guard, based on the information Turner’s father in law provided, did not begin active search and rescue until Turner’s boat was found the day after … Continue reading

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October 29, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

Othi v Holder Othi was a legal permanent resident who left the country for a brief visit to India. He was detained at the airport and the government sought his removal based on drug and murder convictions. Othi argued he … Continue reading

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