Originally Posted by KyJim
...Fourth Circuit Rule 32.1 does allow citation to unpublished opinions issued after 1/1/07. I would think the 4th Circuit would publish the opinion.
Jim, in the 4th Circuit are there any standards or criteria for not certifying a decision for publication. I believe that in some jurisdictions an opinion would not be published only if it adds nothing new.
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