skip navigation
Here's how you know US flag signifying that this is a United States Federal Government website

An official website of the United States government

Here's how you know

Dot gov

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.


Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

  • Press Release

Appeals Court Issues Final Judgment in Beam v. Hunter

October 9, 2012

WASHINGTON – The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit today issued its Final Judgment and Order in Beam v. Hunter (Case: 11-3386). The text of the Final Judgment may be found here ( The text of the Order may be found here (