5th Circuit's shameful disappearing act

The appellate court has concluded that the absence of a quorum dictates that the judgment of a single judge — the trial judge — will control, notwithstanding that a panel of three appellate judges voted to reverse him.

, The National Law Journal

The appellate court has concluded that the absence of a quorum dictates that the judgment of a single judge — the trial judge — will control, notwithstanding that a panel of three appellate judges voted to reverse him.

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