Gag Order

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  • Gag order.

    SUNY Fredonia tells professor Stephen Kershnar to stop challenging the school's affirmative action policies--or else. Fredonia administrators denied Kershnar a promotion, explicitly citing his "deliberate and repeated misrepresentations of campus pol...

  • 75 F.3d 834 (3rd Cir. 1996), 95-3014, FOCUS v. Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas

    ... Safety" ("FOCUS"), and two of the group's members, Jacqueline Colville and Catherine Silvio (collectively, the "plaintiffs"), appeal from an order of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania granting a motion to dismiss their 42 U.S.C. § 1983 claim against the ...

  • 488 U.S. 946 (1988), 88-229, Dow Jones & Co., Inc. v. Simon

    ....         In Nebraska Press Assn. v. Stuart, 427 U.S. 539, 96 S.Ct. 2791, 49 L.Ed.2d 683 (1976), we held that an order restraining the news media from reporting or . commenting on public judicial proceedings was a prior restraint on speech and that the State had not ...

  • 820 F.2d 1342 (1st Cir. 1986), 86-1336, Matter of Providence Journal Co.

    ... principles: the hallowed First Amendment principle that the press shall not be subjected to prior restraints; the other, the sine qua non of orderly government, that, until modified or vacated, a court order must be obeyed. The district court adjudged the defendants/appellants, the Providence ...

  • United States v. Manafort, 073118 FEDDC, 18-3037

    The DC Circuit affirmed a pretrial detention order that was issued after release was revoked because of Paul Manafort's alleged commission of new crimes of witness tampering while he was on release. The Government contended that Manafort repeatedly contacted two witnesses, in violation of the district court's gag order, in an effort to secure materially false testimony concerning the activities...

    ... July 31, 2018 . .           On. Appeal of a Pretrial Detention Order (No. 1:17-cr-00201-1). . .           Frank. P. Cihlar, Richard W. Westling, and Thomas E. Zehnle were on. ...

  • Gag order put on Villalobos case; Musician charged with assault.

    Byline: Aaron Nicodemus SHREWSBURY - A Westboro District Court judge has issued a gag order in the case of a world-renowned musician accused of indecent assault and battery on a teenage girl from Shrewsbury. Judge Paul S. Waickowski granted the r...

  • 484 F.3d 194 (3rd Cir. 2007), 06-3098, United States v. Wecht

    ... speech about cases, (2) the government's appeal of the District Court's decision to unseal certain records, and (3) Wecht's petition for an order disqualifying the trial judge.           I. FACTUAL AND PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND .          After an FBI investigation led by ...

  • Metropolitan seeks gag order in Terminella case.

    Metropolitan National Bank of Little Rock has filed a motion requesting a gag order in the $50 million lawsuit brought by Fayetteville developer Tom Terminella. On Nov. 30, citing several articles from the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal coveri...

  • 842 F.2d 603 (2nd Cir. 1988), 322, Application of Dow Jones & Co., Inc.

    ...         CARDAMONE, Circuit Judge:.         This is an appeal by news agencies from an order restraining trial participants in a criminal case from speaking with the press. Appellants urge that secrecy of the sort imposed by this "gag" order ...

  • 917 F.2d 124 (4th Cir. 1990), 90-5908, In re State-Record Co.

    ...orders" issued in similar criminal prosecutions pending in the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. The petitioners, publishers ...

  • 578 F.3d 518 (7th Cir. 2009), 07-3343, Fairley v. Andrews

    ...Bercasio and Fermaint tagged Fairley " inmate lover." .          Though the Department of Corrections' General Orders require guards to report any misconduct by their peers, plaintiffs say that this does not reflect reality; according to them, the Jail's real rule is ...

  • 844 F.3d 351 (1st Cir. 2016), 16-1192, Rodriguez-Vazquez v. Solivan

    Erasmo Rodriguez-Vazquez (Rodriguez) successfully worked to obtain the reversal of several wrongfully convicted individuals. Those individuals and/or their heirs or assigns brought two suits, consolidated into this case, against the police officers and prosecutors who were involved in their prosecutions. The parties reached a settlement. The district court issued a report that the parties and the

    ... report that the parties and the district court have treated. as a gag order barring the parties from disclosing the terms. and conditions of the settlement. In short order, Erasmo. Rodríguez-Vá zquez (". ...

  • 443 U.S. 368 (1979), 77-1301, Gannett Co., Inc. v. DePasquale

    ...Petitioner then moved to have the closure order set aside but the trial judge, after a hearing, refused to vacate the order or grant petitioner immediate access to the transcript, ruling that the ...

  • 485 F.3d 1066 (9th Cir. 2007), 04-56039, Davis v. O'Melveny & Myers

    ...          SAMUEL P. KING, Senior District Judge.          Plaintiff Jacqueline Davis (Davis) appeals the district court's order dismissing her action and compelling arbitration under 9 U.S.C. § 4 based upon an arbitration agreement with her former employer, Defendant ...

  • 920 F.2d 1114 (2nd Cir. 1990), 507, Fields v. Soloff

    ...Justice Soloff refused and issued an oral restraining order" prohibiting Fields from communicating with his fellow jurors about matters other than those brought to their attention by the prosecutor.      \xC2"...

  • Stone Pokes the Bear (the Judge) Again

    One thing you do not do when you file a lawsuit is antagonize the judge – without a very good reason. Roger Stone just cannot dial down his personality. On the same day a federal judge issued a gag order on him, he re-issued a book from two years ago with a new introduction. The...

    ...Roger Stone just cannot dial down his personality. On the same day a federal judge issued a gag order on him, he re-issued a book from two years ago with a new introduction. The new introduction criticizes Robert Mueller and the Mueller investigation. ...

  • In Limine Gag Orders – Can We Play, Too?

    Lately, we’ve seen some plaintiffs add gag order requests to their complement of in limine motions in advance of significant trials. Those of us who participated in the Bone Screw litigation remember plaintiffs attempting – and failing − to prevent the defendants from communicating with their customers (implanting physicians) about that litigation.  Unfortunately, no order...

  • 504 F.2d 1 (3rd Cir. 1974), 73-1855, United States v. Schiavo

    ...Stranahan, appellants in No. 73-1855 and petitioners in No. 73-1856, seek reversal of a written and docketed district court order refusing to vacate an oral order, announced from the bench, enjoining them and other news media representatives from publishing, . . during the ...

  • 764 F.2d 590 (9th Cir. 1985), 85-7208, Levine v. United States Dist. Court for Cent. Dist. of California

    ...Greenberg and Joel Levine, seek a writ of mandamus compelling the district court to dissolve a restraining order that prohibits the attorneys involved in Miller's trial from communicating with the media regarding the merits of the case. To determine the validity ...

  • 319 F.3d 1126 (9th Cir. 2003), 02-15416, Ting v. AT&T

    .... . [strict liability] 'embodies the policy which has been adopted by Congress in the regulation of interstate commerce in order to prevent unjust discrimination.'" Milne Truck Lines, Inc. v. Makita, Inc., 970 F.2d 564, 569 (9th Cir.  1992) (quoting Louisville & Nashville ...

  • 558 F.2d 1202 (5th Cir. 1977), 75-3338, United States v. Gurney

    ...         On July 1, 1975, after conducting a hearing, the district judge entered a written order permitting: (1) inspection of exhibit # 79; (2) inspection of a list of witnesses; and (3) examination by petitioners of exhibits received in ...

  • 675 F.2d 550 (3rd Cir. 1982), 80-2309, United States v. Criden

    ... impair or destroy the rights of both the Government and the defendant to a fair trial before an impartial tribunal." PN appealed from the order denying access to the July 18 transcript. B. September Due Process Hearings.         The second hearing at issue involved the defendants' ...

  • 598 F.2d 176 (D.C. Cir. 1979), 77-1313, In re Halkin

    ...         On the motion of defendants in Halkin v. Helms, Civ. No. 75-1773 (D.D.C.), the district court entered an order on February 14, 1976 prohibiting the parties and counsel in that case from making any extra-judicial statements about information produced through ...

  • 38 F.3d 1348 (3rd Cir. 1994), 93-5732, United States v. Antar

    ...We will, therefore, reverse the order of the district court sealing the record, and we will reverse in part and affirm in part the restrictions imposed by the district court on the ...

  • 654 F.2d 423 (5th Cir. 1981), 80-2169, Belo Broadcasting Corp. v. Clark

    ...Both the Belo motion, made during the criminal trial, for a temporary restraining order that would have required the clerk to turn over the tapes to the broadcaster, and the KDFW "Petition for Hearing and for Vacation of Restrictions on ...