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Judge rejects Senate filibuster injunction

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Washington Wednesday rejected a conservative group's attempt to end Democratic filibusters of President Bush's judicial nominees.

U.S. campaign finance rules overruled

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- A U.S. federal judge has struck down 15 of 19 campaign financing rules, saying they defied logic and fostered corruption.

Judge to FEC: Rethink campaign regulations

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Washington has outlawed 15 agency regulations interpreting campaign finance law, saying they did not reflect the law's intent.

Judge says 'Redskins' can keep nickname

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly has ruled that the Washington Redskins can keep their name and logo.

Judge says team nickname not demeaning

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- The Washington Redskins' nickname and Indian head logo do not demean American Indians, a federal judge has ruled.

Redskins can keep nickname

ASHBURN, Va., Oct. 1 (UPI) -- A District Court judge ruled Wednesday the Washington Redskins can keep their name and logo.

Microsoft reaches settlement with W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va., June 17 (UPI) -- Microsoft Corp. reached a $21 million settlement with West Virginia, ending the state's appeal of the software maker's federal antitrust settlement.

Court to weigh soft-money ban in September

WASHINGTON, June 5 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court said Thursday it would hear the appeal in the federal soft-money ban case during a special session in September.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Court stays ruling on soft money ban

WASHINGTON, May 19 (UPI) -- A three-judge panel Monday temporarily stayed its own decision, striking down the core provisions of the ban on soft money in federal campaigns, pending an appe
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Court strikes down soft money ban

WASHINGTON, May 2 (UPI) -- A divided three-judge panel in Washington Friday struck down the federal ban on "soft" money as unconstitutional, leaving national political fundraising in a state of confusion until the Supreme Court ultimately hands down a decision.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Microsoft appoints compliance panel

SEATTLE, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Microsoft Corp. has named a committee of directors to ensure that it obeys the law, as required in the Nov. 1 federal court ruling on the company's antitrust case.

Think tanks wrap-up

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks.

Judge upholds most of Microsoft pact

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- The federal judge overseeing the Microsoft antitrust case Friday approved most of the year-old settlement between the software giant and the Justice Department. However, U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly made one major exception: she retained for
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Judge upholds most of Microsoft pact

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- The federal judge overseeing the Microsoft antitrust case Friday approved most of the year-old settlement between the software giant and the Justice Department.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

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Colleen Kollar-Kotelly (born 1943 in New York) is a judge for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia and the presiding judge of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC).

Kollar-Kotelly obtained her J.D. from The Catholic University of America's Columbus School of Law in 1968. From 1969 to 1972, Kollar-Kotelly was an attorney for the Department of Justice, after which she became chief legal counsel for St. Elizabeths Hospital.

In 1984, Kollar-Kotelly was appointed as an associate judge of the D.C. Superior Court. She served as deputy presiding judge from 1995 until her appointment to the federal bench by President Bill Clinton was confirmed in March 1997. In May 2002, Chief Justice William Rehnquist appointed Judge Kollar-Kotelly to serve as the presiding judge of the FISC.

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