US Supreme Court
June 18, 2018 | Minnesota’s ban on political apparel at polling places violates the First Amendment’s Free Speech Clause. Read more here.
June 22, 2018 |The Government’s acquisition of petitioner’s cell-site records was a Fourth Amendment search. Read the opinion here.
The Government’s acquisition of petitioner’s cell-site records was a Fourth Amendment search.
The Government’s acquisition of petitioner’s cell-site records was a Fourth Amendment search. Link to more information here. This information is provided courtesy of the ACBA Court Capsule Service and bit-x-bit.
US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Pennsylvania Supreme Court
June 4, 2018 | There are numerous changes to the Orphans’ Court rules. Read the order here, the new rules here and the committee report here.
June 5, 2018 | Rules 1901.3, 1901.6, 1905, 1910.4, 1910.7, 1910.11, 1910.27, 1915.3, 1915.4-4, 1915.7, 1915.15, 1915.17, 1920.13, 1920.15, 1920.31, 1920.33, 1920.75, 1930.1, 1930.6, 1953, and 1959 of the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure are amended. Read the order here and the new rules here.
June 7, 2018 | There are proposed amendments of Pa. O.C. Rules 1.7, 2.5, 2.7, 3.7, 5.1, and 10.5. Read the proposed amendments here.
June 19, 2018 |Application of the high income child support guidelines found at Pa.R.C.P. 1910.16-3.1 requires discrete consideration of the reasonable needs of the children involved. Read the majority opinion here and the concurring opinion here.
June 21, 2018 |Pa. Supreme Court determines whether and to what extent a hospital and a health care staffing agency have a legal duty to prevent a terminated employee from causing harm to patients at another healthcare facility. Read the majority opinion here and the concurring/dissenting opinion here.
Pennsylvania Superior Court
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court
Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas