Federal Appeals Court

South Florida Judge Nominated For Seat On Federal Appeals CourtU.S. District Judge Robin Rosenbaum of Fort Lauderdale has been nominated by President Barack Obama for a seat on the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Temporary Ban On Drug Testing Welfare Recipients UpheldA temporary ban on a law requiring drug testing of Florida welfare recipients has been upheld by a federal appeals court. Gov. Rick Scott has vowed an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Eight-Time Murderer's Case To Be Heard By Federal Appeals CourtA federal appeals court will hear oral arguments in the case of a mass murderer John Errol Ferguson. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit said Friday that it will hear the arguments in Ferguson's case on Nov. 29.