5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals http://wwno.org en Federal Judge To Face Rare Review Over Controversial Remarks http://wwno.org/post/federal-judge-face-rare-review-over-controversial-remarks The story of U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Edith Jones involves a controversial speech to the Federalist Society, calls of racism, last-ditch efforts to stop an execution and now a rare formal disciplinary review by the Judicial Council of the District of Columbia Circuit.<p>The case has been bubbling for the past couple of weeks. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 17:21:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 37422 at http://wwno.org Obama Could Reshape 5th Circuit http://wwno.org/post/obama-could-reshape-5th-circuit <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is widely viewed as one of the nation's most conservative federal appellate courts, but President Barack Obama could get a chance to change that perception.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 18:36:15 +0000 The Associated Press 25758 at http://wwno.org