Kendall Heebink

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Judge Sides with FDA on Cannabinoid Supplement Challenge

The District of Columbia District Court granted a motion for summary judgment requested by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in an order issued Monday. The FDA and its prior commissioner, Janet Woodcock, are being...

D.C. Court Denies Injunction for Tribe’s Bid to Block Oil Flow in Pipeline

The District of Columbia District Court denied a motion for permanent injunction from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe over an ongoing case concerning an oil pipeline under Lake Oahe....

Appellate Panel Finds Crew Leaders Are Not Subject to Agricultural Exemption to FLSA

Judges from the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Jose Ramirez and Joel Santana, plaintiffs who had appealed a prior ruling in their suit against their employer, Statewide Harvesting & Hauling (Statewide)....

Supplement to Second Amendment Complaint Filed in Flavored Cigarette Ban Case

The African American Tobacco Control Leadership Council, Action on Smoking and Health, American Medical Association, and National Medical Association filed a supplement to the second amended complaint in their case against the Department of...

Tribe Allowed to Intervene in Suit Over Mt. Rushmore Fireworks Display over Environmental Concerns

Judge Roberto A. Lange has granted permissive intervention to the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and its tribal historic preservation officer, Steve Vance, over a suit filed by South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem regarding a possible...

Klamath Forest Alliance Sues USFS Over Post-Fire Tree Felling

Klamath Forest Alliance (KFA), a non-profit corporation based in California, is suing the United States Forest Service and other officials over a decision memorandum they passed which authorized “the felling of ‘danger’ trees affected by...