A bush lawyer's guide to Family First Senator Bob Day's High Court challenge to Senate electoral reform.
After some states in the country introduced the E-commerce entry tax, it was rumoured that Gujarat would implement the tax soon as well. It comes as a shocker that it was indeed true. The Gujarat Government has passed a bill that imposes an E-commerce Entry tax which basically taxes goods purchased through any online marketplace. Show More Summary
In another blow to South Africa’s embattled president, a high court ruled Friday that a 2009 decision to drop 783 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma should be set aside, calling the earlier decision “irrational” and saying that Zuma should face the charges. It was Zuma’s second dose of bad news in South Africa’s courts in less […]
Same-sex couples in Colombia are officially out of legal limbo, as the nation's high court enacts a ruling first alluded to earlier this month.
Given the fact that Senate Republicans have remained firm in their opposition to Supreme Court nominee Judge Merrick Garland receiving a confirmation hearing, it seems all the more likely that the vacancy left on the high court by the late Justice Antonin Scalia will remain unfilled until after Election 2016. Show More Summary
South Africa's High Court calls for review of 2009 decision to drop 783 corruption charges against the president.
PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa's High Court on Friday ruled that a 2009 decision to drop 783 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma should be reviewed, another setback for the scandal-ridden leader, who faces calls for his resignation.
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a decision by Wisconsin’s high court to shut down an investigation of Gov. Scott Walker’s campaign and conservative groups backing him. Chisholm and … Continue reading ?
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser announced Wednesday that he’s retiring on July 31 after nearly 18 years on the high court — including some of its most turbulent — and four decades in public life. The retirement … Continue reading ?
Lawyers for the families of the 96 football fans killed at Hillsborough are pursuing High Court misconduct action against two police forces. South Yorkshire and West Midlands police forces are being sued for £19 million ($27.6 million). On Tuesday, a jury found the victims of the 1989 tragedy were unlawfully killed and there were police failings. Show More Summary
Families of football fans who died in the Hillsborough disaster are pursuing High Court misconduct action against the South Yorkshire and West Midlands police forces, it emerges.
Attorneys for cake shop owner Jack Phillips are now reviewing their options.
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Wednesday seemed poised to overturn the conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on political corruption charges and place new limits on the reach of federal bribery laws. Continue reading ? The post High court seems poised to overturn McDonnell conviction appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeals of the Mumbai Cricket Association and the Maharashtra Cricket Association against the Bombay High Court order that had ruled all IPL 2016 matches to be played in Maharashtra in May to be moved out
Accidents happen, and if they’re someone else’s fault, you can go to court to try to get compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you win, though, the pot of gold...
Just two months after a 24-hour abortion waiting period in Florida went in effect, abortion activists convinced the Florida Supreme Court to block the measure again. The high court granted abortion activists’ request on Friday to temporarily stop the measure while their challenge moves through the courts, according to the Miami Herald. The abortion groups […]
A federal appeals court has upheld New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for deflating footballs.
Asian-American rock band won't get its trademark until the high court weighs in.
The Mumbai Cricket Association and Maharashtra Cricket Association have moved the Supreme Court against the Bombay High Court order that ruled that May's IPL matches be moved out of Maharashtra
TRANSPARENCY! Access to Merrick Garland File Barred at Library of Congress. The executors of the papers of the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice William Brennan Jr. are blocking public access to the justice’s file on high court nominee Merrick Garland, who clerked for Brennan in 1977 and 1978. The file, along with other documents relating […]