9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
A federal appeals court refused to block California’s ban on the sale of shark fin soup.
A judge turned down a bid Monday by the Los Angeles County district attorney to order the immediate execution of two death row prisoners by a new single-drug injection method.
An appeals court has upheld a judgment that “Die Hard” director John McTiernan serve a year in prison for lying about discussing illegally wiretapping a movie producer.
A federal appeals court has denied the government’s request to suspend a lawsuit challenging the military’s ban on openly gay service members.