Tuesday, February 6, 2024 – How Appealing

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

“Trust the Border Patrol (Even if you don’t actually trust it)”: Adam Unikowsky has this post at his Substack site, “Adam’s Legal Newsletter.”

Posted at 10:44 AM
by Howard Bashman

“E-Filing Back Online as Pa. Court System Grapples With Cyberattack”: Aleeza Furman of The Legal Intelligencer has this report. Kudos to the Pennsylvania Courts for avoiding a protracted shutdown of its e-filing system.

Posted at 10:37 AM
by Howard Bashman

“Federal Appeals Court Rejects T،p’s Claim of Absolute Immunity; The ruling answered a question that an appeals court had never addressed: Can former presidents escape being held accountable by the criminal justice system for things they did while in office?” Alan Feuer and Charlie Sa،e of The New York Times have this report.

Rachel Weiner of The Wa،ngton Post reports that “T،p has no immunity from Jan. 6 prosecution, appeals court rules.”

Sadie Gurman of The Wall Street Journal reports that “Appeals Court Rejects T،p’s Immunity Claim; Ruling by three-judge panel tees up possible further appeals to entire circuit or Supreme Court.”

And Kyle Cheney and Josh Gerstein of Politico report that “T،p is not immune from prosecution for bid to subvert the 2020 election, appeals court rules; The unanimous 57-page decision is a major win for special counsel Jack Smith.”

You can access today’s unanimous per curiam ruling of a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit at this link. (The opinion is also available here via The New York Times.)

Posted at 10:22 AM
by Howard Bashman

منبع: https://،wappealing.abovethelaw.com/2024/02/06/#218655