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Nevertheless, we also find it prudent to rule that — even if the banned assault weapons and large-capacity magazines are somehow entitled to Second Amendment protection — the district court properly subjected the FSA to intermediate scrutiny and correctly upheld it as constitutional under that standard of review.", filed August 1, 2017)(summary by Fisher Patterson). Starrett was eventually arrested for interference, under local municipal code.
Two police officers were called to respond to a domestic disturbance at the home of Edward and Joanna Starrett. She sued both officers, claiming her arrest had been unlawful and that officers used excessive force in effecting the arrest. Starrett had a clearly established right to revoke her husband's consent to enter the trailer.
The Third Circuit joined the First, Fifth, Seventh, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits in confirming a definitive First Amendment right to record police activity in public, which is integral to the public's right to access to information -- and found that the actions of plaintiffs constituted such protected expression. Even assuming that the statute is content neutral and thus subject to intermediate scrutiny, the provision is not narrowly tailored to serve a significant governmental interest., 06/19/17).
However, the court found that despite a 2011 City police department internal memorandum advising officers that the public had a First Amendment right "to observe and record police officers in the public discharge of their duties," that advisory was not well understood by officers in 20. In a trademark case in which the lead singer of the rock group 'The Slants' chose this moniker in order to 'reclaim' the term and drain its denigrating force as a derogatory term for Asian persons, and then sought federal registration of the mark 'THE SLANTS,' the en banc Federal Circuit's judgment overruling The Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)'s denial of the application under the Lanham Act's disparagement clause, is affirmed where: 1) the disparagement clause applies to marks that disparage the members of a racial or ethnic group; and 2) the disparagement clause violates the First Amendment's Free Speech Clause., filed 04/21/17).
Turner refused to identify himself, and the officers ultimately handcuffed him and placed him in the back of a patrol car.
The officers' supervisor arrived on scene and Turner was released. § 1983, alleging violations of his First and Fourth Amendment rights.
Although the court strongly implied that the City had no municipal liability, it remanded the case to the district court to assess Monell considerations. Perez was upset with Robert Mc Sweeney for chiding him at work for "chitchatting." Perez took it out on Mc Sweeny that day with this Facebook post: The employees voted for the union, and Perez was fired soon after.
He filed a complaint with the NLRB, and an administrative law judge ruled in his favor, finding that the employer had wrongly fired Perez and violated employee rights to talk about union organization. Among other reasons, the appellate panel noted that the employer had tolerated profanity in the workplace for years.
While it said that the Facebook post was "vulgar and inappropriate," it was not beyond the protections of the National Labor Relations Act and Perez should not have been fired under the "totality of the circumstances." The Court did note that "this case seems to us to sit at the out-bounds of protected, union-related comments.", filed 02/16/17).
The district court disagreed and granted the defendants summary judgment.
The Circuit affirmed, but didn't analyze the First Amendment issue.