The High Court in London ruled on Thursday that UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn could stay on Labour leadership ballot.
Jeremy Corbyn will not be taken off the Labour Party leadership ballot, a high court ruled on Thursday afternoon. The decision by Labour's National Executive Committee (NEC) to put the under-pressure Corbyn on the ballot was challenged by party donor Michael Foster, who said the decision required the "consideration" of a neutral judge. Show More Summary
A young woman who petitioned the India Supreme Court to have a later term abortion had her unborn baby aborted this week, the Hindustan Times reports. On Monday, the Asian nation’s high court granted the young woman’s request to have an abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, the legal limit in India, according to India […]
A former Philadelphia church official imprisoned over his handling of abuse complaints is seeking bail after Pennsylvania’s highest court granted him a new trial.
Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW), President Karen Healy said that the association is consistently warning about the harm done to children in mandatory detention in land camps on Nauru and Papua New Guinea.
Lawyers for a transgender high school student in Virginia asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to keep out of a legal dispute about bathroom rights and allow a lower court ruling in the student’s favor to remain in place. The high court is weighing an emergency request from the Gloucester...
The High Court will rule on whether Jeremy Corbyn has the right to win an automatic place on Labour's leadership ballot on Tuesday Due to Corbyn's unpopularity among Labour MPs, if the court rules against Corbyn, he could be taken out...Show More Summary
An India Supreme Court decision this week expanded abortion to the point of viability for at least one unborn baby. On Monday, the Asian nation’s high court granted a rape survivor’s request to have an abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, the current legal limit in India, according to India Today. The 26-year-old woman who […]
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Three Hong Kong activists have asked the High Court to review an election commission ruling that could bar anyone who advocates independence from China from standing in an upcoming poll, the first legal challenge to a decision that was supported by Beijing's representative in the city.
20th Century Fox has accused Kim Dotcom of breaching a freeze on his assets imposed following his arrest in 2012. According to claims made by the studio in the New Zealand High Court, Dotcom took a US$154,000 loan from his lawyers on behalf of a trust for his children. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.
The Virginia Supreme Court ruled on Friday against Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe’s order restoring voting rights to more than 200,000 felons who completed their sentences, court documents show. The court in a 4-3 ruling said McAuliffe overstepped his clemency powers under the state...
High Court hands Tarique Rahman, son of opposition leader Khaleda Zia, seven-year jail sentence for money laundering.
A French high court has shot down a requested court ord […]
Copyright rulings in France have occasionally been a complete disaster in the past, so it's nice to see the High Court of Paris recognize that Google and Microsoft cannot be forced to block any searches that include the word "torrent." The two separate lawsuits were brought by SNEP, which could be seen as the French version of the RIAA. Show More Summary
The High Court of Paris decided this week that Google and Bing are under no obligation to try and prevent piracy by filtering out torrent-related searches. The post Court Rules Google and Bing Don’t Have to Censor “Torrent” Searches by @SouthernSEJ appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Google and Bing are not required to automatically filter "torrent" related searches to prevent piracy, the High Court of Paris has decided. The filter, requested by the local music industry group SNEP, would be too broad, ineffective, and target legitimate content as well. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.
In a case that could have an impact on the November presidential election, the Virginia Supreme Court heard arguments on Tuesday over a Republican lawsuit challenging the blanket restoration of voting rights for 206,000 felons by Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe. If upheld, McAuliffe’s...
WaPo: It was not clear which way the seven justices would rule. Much of the arguments were spent focused on whether the GOP legislative leaders and voters could even challenge the restoration of voter rights in court. … Continue reading ?
A 'demon chipmunk' is allegedly haunting the Mississippi State Capitol, and the state's highest court is on the case.
A high court in London met on Tuesday to hear the first case in a bulk of legal challenges to the process of triggering Britain’s EU exit, local media reported.