federal court http://wrvo.org en Rep. Maffei asks federal government for answers in the Renz case http://wrvo.org/post/rep-maffei-asks-federal-government-answers-renz-case <p>Syracuse-area Congressman Dan Maffei says he is waiting for a response to letters he wrote to three federal agencies, calling for an investigation into Syracuse federal probation department policies, that allowed accused killer David Renz to allegedly disable his electronic ankle monitor. Rep. Maffei says the case illustrates a lack of oversight in certain federal agencies. Mon, 20 May 2013 20:03:02 +0000 Ellen Abbott 38141 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Nation looks to court for acknowledgement http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-nation-looks-court-acknowledgement <p>Attorneys for the Onondaga Nation are scheduled to appear in a federal appeals Court in New York City Friday. It's a continuing land claim dispute between the Native American nation, and New York state, over treaties signed hundreds of years ago. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 13:50:17 +0000 Ellen Abbott 27418 at http://wrvo.org