Tue., November 27, 2012 11:00am
The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday issued an order denying the state's petition for a full court hearing. A three-judge panel of the 11th Circuit in August left in place a lower court injunction that blocks part of Georgia's law making it illegal for someone to knowingly harbor or transport an illegal immigrant during the commission of a crime.
Mon., August 20, 2012 5:21pm
A federal appeals court has ruled law enforcement in Georgia may verify the immigration status of criminal suspects who fail to produce proper identification.
Mon., July 23, 2012 3:42pm
A federal appeals court has upheld a federal district court decision dismissing a lawsuit that claimed Georgia's law banning guns in churches and other places of worship violates constitutional rights to freedom of religion and bearing arms.
Thu., July 19, 2012 7:04pm
A federal appeals court in Atlanta has upheld a lower court's decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging a government program that allows local authorities to enforce federal immigration law.
Wed., June 27, 2012 7:14pm
A federal appeals court is inviting those involved in lawsuits challenging immigration laws in Georgia and Alabama to submit briefs on the effects of a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta says lawyers have until July 6 to offer their interpretation of how Monday's immigration ruling affects the Georgia and Alabama cases.
Wed., June 8, 2011 8:45am
The latest round in the ongoing fight over President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is being heard in the federal appeals court in Atlanta.
Thu., January 27, 2011 9:04am
Georgia authorities are seeking to overturn a ruling that would restrict metro Atlanta's water supply.
Tue., July 7, 2009 3:54pm
The two-state, high-speed chase led to drug arrest.
Tue., June 30, 2009 4:05pm
Davis exeuction on hold ...
Thu., June 25, 2009 4:31pm
Davis' death sentence once again in the hands of nation's highest court.