Administrative Hearings. Legal news and articles for March 31 - 31, 2012

Four or five?Obama proposes new rule for immigrant familiesCrowded field seeks probate judgeshipJindal names 2 to state ethics boardLok Adalats will help clear backlog of pending cases in AP: HCSerpe removed as county administratorSerpe removed as county administratorLuzerne County bench seeks full recusal from Lupas-related mattersMichigan suspends license of American Medical Life InsuranceVillainy no longer certain in Towfest '10NH Supreme Court rules in judges' favor in pension suitVirginia Tech wins appeal of $55000 in Clery Act finesNATO protesters open to alternative march routeOne Milwaukee County judicial race becomes politicalTwo ex-candidates fined in wake of losing campaigns

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Lake Elmo, land owners battle over detached property
Oakdalel Lake Elmo ReviewMarch 1, 2012

Lake Elmo City Council members unanimously approved authorization last month for the city to appeal a decision made by an administrative law judge allowing the land owners to detach their 58 acres from Lake Elmo and incorporate into Stillwater Township ...more »

Testimony by NASA IG Paul Martin: NASA Cybersecurity: An Examination of the ...
Space Ref (press release)March 1, 2012

Thank you for the opportunity to testify at today's hearing. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) is committed to providing independent and aggressive oversight of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and we welcome this ...more »

Administrative Hearings. News and Stories

Four or five?
Daily American OnlineMarch 31, 2012

Somerset County is home to five district judges with locations in Somerset, Boswell, Meyersdale, Confluence and Windber. In Windber, Judge Joseph Cannoni retired at the end of the year, but is filling in as a senior judge until a decision is made ...more »

Obama proposes new rule for immigrant families
Orlando SentinelMarch 31, 2012

The new rule, which the Department of Homeland Security will post for public comment Monday, would reduce the time illegal immigrants are separated from their American families while seeking legal status, immigration officials said.more »

Crowded field seeks probate judgeship
South Bend TribuneMarch 31, 2012

St. Joseph County is the only county in the state with a probate court, which handles paternity cases, guardianship, adoptions, juvenile delinquencies, child welfare, and wills and estates. "The public generally gets worked up when kids are committing ...more »

Jindal names 2 to state ethics board
WWL First NewsMarch 31, 2012

Jean Ingrassia practiced law for 35 years and was a federal administrative law judge from 1994 to 2006. She is being reappointed to represent the 3rd Congressional District. The ethics board is made up of 11 members. The governor appoints seven to ...more »

Lok Adalats will help clear backlog of pending cases in AP: HC
IBNLive.comMarch 31, 2012

To deal with the matters pertaining to judiciary and administration to increase efficiency, special steps will be taken in collaboration with Hyderabad-based 'Administrative Staff College'. Lokur also sought "cooperation" from lawyers and judges in ...more »

Serpe removed as county administrator
Green Bay Press GazetteMarch 31, 2012

Supervisors voted after an evidentiary hearing and a 75-minute closed session to deliberate the charges. He had been on paid administrative leave since the board's Administrative Services Committee first reviewed the matter on Feb. 24.more »

Serpe removed as county administrator
Door County AdvocateMarch 31, 2012

Supervisors voted after an evidentiary hearing and a 75-minute closed session to deliberate the charges. He had been on paid administrative leave since the board's Administrative Services Committee first reviewed the matter on Feb. 24.more »

Luzerne County bench seeks full recusal from Lupas-related matters
Citizens VoiceMarch 31, 2012

"It was very evident here with the father of a sitting judge, this would be a full court recusal," President Judge Thomas F. Burke Jr. said Friday. Burke said he notified the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts, which oversees the statewide ...more »

Michigan suspends license of American Medical Life Insurance
Crain's Detroit BusinessMarch 31, 2012

Pending an administrative hearing, OFIR has suspended the insurance license of American Medical and 29 other organizations that sold the company's limited-benefit health plans. Limited-benefit health plans are designed to supplement comprehensive ...more »

Villainy no longer certain in Towfest '10
The Spokesman ReviewMarch 31, 2012

Now a Superior Court judge will decide whether Evergreen State Towing has committed violations of the law egregious enough to warrant the “corporate death penalty” – a five-year revocation of its license – or whether it has been the victim of ...more »

NH Supreme Court rules in judges' favor in pension suit
Seacoastonline.comMarch 31, 2012

By Elizabeth Dinan CONCORD — The state Supreme Court on Friday found in favor of seven retired judges by ruling a 2005 change to judicial pension law was unconstitutional because it breached the judges' contracts by decreasing their pensions during ...more »

Virginia Tech wins appeal of $55000 in Clery Act fines
Roanoke TimesMarch 31, 2012

By Tonia Moxley An administrative law judge has reversed $55000 in fines levied against Virginia Tech by the US Department of Education, ruling that university officials responded reasonably to the campus tragedy that unfolded on April 16, 2007.more »

NATO protesters open to alternative march route
Chicago TribuneMarch 31, 2012

That permit denial was upheld by an administrative law judge Thursday. Michael Simon, assistant commissioner of the Chicago Department of Transportation, testified at an administrative hearing this week that he made the offer to Thayer's group but had ...more »

One Milwaukee County judicial race becomes political
Milwaukee Journal SentinelMarch 31, 2012

"To some voters, it is an important factor," said Stark, 34, an administrative law judge for the Department of Workforce Development. "It's not the only one. The rest of the story is that I'm experienced, and qualified and engaged in my community.more »

Two ex-candidates fined in wake of losing campaigns
NOLA.comMarch 31, 2012

"The failure to submit the report required by the election campaign finance laws constitutes a violation of those laws," the three-judge administrative panel wrote. "Respondent (Perry) violated the law." Perry said in an email he has not seen the ...more »

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