Twitter Ban

The Eleventh Circuit dismissed far-right activist and former congressional candidate Laura Loomer’s suit against the Council on American-Islamic Relations accusing the organization of persuading Twitter to ban her from the social media platform. The circuit court found Loomer had no claim for tortious interference with a business relationship under Florida law.

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Florida Megachurch Asks Panel to Revive Challenge to Hate Group Label

A Florida ministry urged an Eleventh Circuit panel Tuesday to hold the Southern Poverty Law Center and Amazon responsible for what it called a discriminatory labeling of the church as a hate group, a designation that has prevented it from fundraising through Amazon’s charitable website.

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Full 11th Circuit Asked to Revive Challenge to Epstein Plea Deal

Continuing a decade-long battle between federal prosecutors and victims of Jeffrey Epstein’s underage sex ring, an attorney for one victim asked the en banc 11th Circuit on Thursday for another chance to challenge a plea deal shielding the investment tycoon’s co-conspirators from criminal liability.

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Plane Crash

he Eleventh Circuit upheld a ruling in favor of a government contractor on a widow’s complaint alleging it failed to properly maintain an F-16 that her husband was flying when it crashed into the Gulf of Mexico. The Death on the High Seas Act applies to the case and precludes the widow’s warranty and contract claims.

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