National litigation: Today’s top news on Westlaw News & Insight

December 14, 2010

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Virginia federal judge rejects key part of Obama healthcare law Virginia federal judge rejects key part of Obama healthcare law
A U.S. district judge in Virginia on Monday declared unconstitutional a key part of President Barack Obama’s landmark healthcare law in the first major setback on an issue that will likely end up before the Supreme Court.
WikiLeaks' founder Assange seeks bail in UK court WikiLeaks’ founder Assange seeks bail in UK court
Lawyers for Julian Assange, held in Britain over allegations of sex crimes in Sweden, will try again on Tuesday to win bail for the WikiLeaks founder who provoked U.S. fury by publishing secret diplomatic cables.
A&P seen using bankruptcy to shut about 100 stores A&P seen using bankruptcy to shut about 100 stores
Grocery store chain Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co filed for bankruptcy on Sunday, drained of cash by tough competition and a sluggish economic recovery.

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