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Invention of a Slave: 2021 Redux

by Dennis Crouch Tormasi v. Western Digital, Docket No. 20-1396 (Supreme Court 2021) Walter Tormasi is a prisoner in the New Jersey state prison system. He is serving a life sentence for murdering his mother when he was 16 years old after apparently receiving encouragement from his father, Attila. Tormasi is also a patentee.  His U.S. Patent No. 7,324,301 covers a computer hard-drive that allows for “simultaneously and independently” reading and/or writing on different carrier surfaces within t...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, United States, New Jersey, Patent, Western Digital, Lewis, Trenton, Chen, Casey, Federal Circuit, Stoll, Wallach, John Kane, New Jersey New Jersey, Brooks Kushman


‘That’s Not An Instant Snap Of The Fingers’: How Long Could Massive Law Enforcement Effort Remain Downtown?

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Tags: News, US, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Fbi, Washington Dc, Cbs, Kane, National Guard, Steinberg, Sacramento Area, Darrell Steinberg, Adam Gibson, Office of Emergency Services


Police Use Multiple Avenues To Monitor Protests Happening In Downtown Sacramento

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Tags: News, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Downtown Sacramento, Sacramento, Protests, Sacramento Police, Sacramento Police Department, Kane, John Kane, Inauguration, Sacramento News


March 20 roundup

Sports betting: best to ignore the leagues’ special pleadings and let federalism work [Patrick Moran, Cato, related podcast] Everything you thought you knew about corporate personhood in the law is wrong [David Bernstein reviews Adam Winkler’s We the Corporations] Federal judge John Kane, on lawyer’s filings: “I have described them as prolix, meandering, full of unfounded supposition and speculation, repetitive and convoluted almost to the point of being maddening.” And he’s just getting sta...
Tags: Florida, Law, Gambling, Uncategorized, Copyright, Corporate Governance, Democratic Republic of the Congo, David Bernstein, States, Lawyers, Dodd-Frank, Administrative Law, Adam Winkler, John Kane, Scott Greenfield, Mark Chenoweth


Spotlighting a remarkably thoughtful federal sentence in a remarkably challenging setting

Over at his blog Simple Justice, Scott H. Greenfield has this terrific new post spotlighting a terrific new sentencing opinion by US District Judge John Kane in US v. Jumaev, No. 12-cr-00033-JLK (D. Col. July 18, 2018) ( ). Because Scott's posting provide effective context and commentary concerning the case and sentencing, I will here just quote the first two paragraphs of Judge Kane's 44-page sentencing decision to clarify the core concern of the opinion: After his co-defendant Jamshid Muhtor...
Tags: Law, US, Kane, Scott, John Kane, Douglas A Berman, Jamshid Muhtorov, Scott H Greenfield, Bakhtiyor Jumaev, Jumaev, Islamic Jihad Union IJU, Muhtorov, Islamic Jihad Union


Littleton woman sentenced to 7 years in prison for oil investment scheme

Jill M. Evans, of Littleton, has been sentenced by a federal judge to spend seven years in federal prison and pay $2,094,500 in restitution in connection with an oil investment scheme. Evans, 51, was indicted in June 2015 and pleaded guilty to wire fraud and money laundering in late January of this year. She was sentenced by U.S. District Judge John Kane, acting U.S. Attorney for Colorado Robert Troyer announced today. Kane ordered that, following her prison sentence, Evans will serve an addi...
Tags: Colorado, Evans, Kane, Littleton, John Kane, Robert Troyer, Jill M Evans


Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Privately Operated Immigrant Detention Center Violated Anti-slavery Laws

A lawsuit filed in 2014 against GEO Group, one of the largest private prison companies in the country, gained class action status this week following a ruling by U.S. District Judge John Kane. The lawsuit alleges that as many as 60,000 immigrants imprisoned by United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement in one…Read more...
Tags: Lawsuit, News, Ice, Class Action, GEO Group, John Kane, Private prisons, Immigrant Detention, United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement


"Judge John Kane on Supreme Court Nominee, 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch"

"Judge John Kane on Supreme Court Nominee, 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch": The "Fault Lines" blog of Mimesis Law has today posted this statement from Senior U.S. District Judge John L. Kane (D. Colo.).
Tags: Law, John Kane, Neil Gorsuch, Supreme Court Nominee 10th Circuit


Kane Co. switches from 'wind-down' to bankruptcy liquidation

The thing that wasn't going to happen did happen Thursday for the head of Greater Washington's largest office moving company. The Kane Co. and several of its affiliates, including Office Movers, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation two weeks after CEO John Kane told the Washington Business Journal, "It's not a bankruptcy," and that he was "a job creator, not a terminator." Kane filed for Chapter 7 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Baltimore along with affiliates Circle K-1 Realty Inc., Kan...
Tags: Baltimore, Kane, U S Bankruptcy Court, Circle K, Greater Washington, Washington Business Journal, John Kane, Kane Co


The Flash Episode 3.04 Preview: The New Rogues

The Flash Episode 3.04 preview: The New Rogues The CW has released the first preview for The Flash Episode 3.04, which you can view in the player below! Titled “The New Rogues,” the episode is officially described as follows: “WENTWORTH MILLER RETURNS AS CAPTAIN COLD; MIRROR MASTER AND THE TOP BATTLE WITH THE FLASH — Barry (Grant Gustin) continues to train Jesse (guest star Violett Beane) and when a new meta human, Mirror Master (guest star Grey Damon), appears on the scene he lets her tag al...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Tom Felton, Barry, Cw, The Flash, Joey King, Jesse, CW Network LLC, Grant Gustin, Wentworth Miller, Candice Patton, Barry Allen, Ashley Rickards, Deric


Jesse Quick in New Promos for The Flash Episode 3.03

Jesse Quick in new promos for The Flash Episode 3.03 Following yesterday’s Magenta clip, The CW has released more footage from tonight’s episode of The Flash featuring Jesse Quick (Violett Beane) and Magenta (Joey King). Titled “Magenta,” the episode is officially described as follows: “Barry and Team Flash are thrilled to reunite with Earth-2 Wells and Jesse (guest star Violett Beane). Wells confides to Barry and Caitlin that Jesse has all the powers of a speedster and has been saving people...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Tom Felton, Barry, Cw, The Flash, Joey King, Jesse, CW Network LLC, Grant Gustin, Caitlin, Candice Patton, Barry Allen, John Kane, ComingSoon


Magenta is Going to Do Some Hurting in a New Flash Clip

Magenta is going to do some hurting in a new Flash clip The CW has released a clip from The Flash Episode 3.03 featuring the new metal-controlling meta named Magenta. Appropriately titled “Magenta,” the episode is officially described as follows: “Barry and Team Flash are thrilled to reunite with Earth-2 Wells and Jesse (guest star Violett Beane). Wells confides to Barry and Caitlin that Jesse has all the powers of a speedster and has been saving people on his Earth. He is concerned about her...
Tags: Movies, TV News, Tom Felton, Barry, Cw, The Flash, Joey King, Jesse, CW Network LLC, Grant Gustin, Caitlin, Candice Patton, Barry Allen, John Kane, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates


Meet Magenta, the Metal-Controlling Meta, in The Flash Episode 3.03 Photos

Meet Magenta, the metal-controlling meta, in The Flash Episode 3.03 Photos In order to keep us on our alliterative toes, The CW has released the first photos from The Flash Episode 3.03 featuring a new metal-controlling meta named Magenta. Check them out in the gallery below! Appropriately titled “Magenta,” the episode is officially described as follows: “Barry and Team Flash are thrilled to reunite with Earth-2 Wells and Jesse (guest star Violett Beane). Wells confides to Barry and Caitlin t...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Tom Felton, Barry, Cw, The Flash, Joey King, Jesse, CW Network LLC, Grant Gustin, Caitlin, Candice Patton, Barry Allen, John Kane, ComingSoon


District Court explains reasons for disallowing penile plethysmograph and visual response testing for child pornography offender

A helpful reader altered me to a notable sentencing opinion handed down last week by District Judge John Kane in US v. Cheever, No. 15-cr-00031-JLK (D Colo July 18, 2016) (available here). The first part of the opinion provides a thoughtful account of the sentencing judge's accounting of application of the 3553(a) sentencing factors to defendant Shawn Cheever after his plea to a single count of possession of child pornography, but an "addendum" to the opinion is what makes it truly blog-worthy. ...
Tags: Law, US, Connecticut, Orwell, Kane, District Court, Noonan, Cheever, PPG, John Kane, Douglas A Berman


South Lanarkshire Council confirm eight by-election candidates

The by-election was triggered by the decision of newly-elected Hamilton East SNP MP Angela Crawley to step down from her role as a councillor. They are: Matthew Peter Cockburn ; John Kane ; Jim Lee ; Donald Murdo MacKay ; Andrew Jackson McCallum ; Lynne Nailon ; John MacLennan Ross and Craig Smith .
Tags: Jim Lee, South Lanarkshire Council, Hamilton East SNP, Angela Crawley, Matthew Peter Cockburn, John Kane, Donald Murdo MacKay, Andrew Jackson McCallum, Lynne Nailon, John MacLennan Ross


Mobile Slots and Other Gaming News

Mobile slots are becoming pretty popular lately, you can play demos or with real money, on PCs, tablets and mobile devices. And let’s face it, the multimedia associated with these games are getting better and better, and in some cases becoming more social. Since there are so many games and so many slot sites to keep abreast, you can get the latest reviews and best promotions for mobile slots checking out www.mobileslotsite.co.uk before spending any of your hard-earned cash. The writers of their...
Tags: Games, UK, John Kane, BetSoft, UK Gambling Commission