JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's High Court has lifted a ban on the local trade in rhino horn imposed by the government in 2009 after finding that the state had not followed the process of public participation before imposing the moratorium, media reported on Thursday.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A Dutch high court on Thursday upheld a government policy of refusing food and shelter to rejected asylum-seekers who refuse to be repatriated.
The Beijing high court reduced Gao Yu's sentence to five years for leaking a party document
Marcia Coyle: Fallout from the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2013 blockbuster voting rights decision has reached the justices in two multimillion-dollar battles over attorney fees. If the high court agrees to step into either fight, the justices could be drawn into … Continue reading ?
The state's high court opted Monday to consider developers' appeal of a decision that cast the $3 billion Willets Point project into doubt. Should the New York State Court of Appeals side with the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Unwired Planet, Inc. just announced a decision by the UK High Court (HC) which affects the company. The HC has issued a judgment that cell phone manufacturers Samsung and Huawei infringe an LTE standards-essential patent (SEP) held by Unwired Planet. “Mr. Justice Birss ruled that Unwired Planet’s patent EP (UK) 2 229 744 is valid […]
Council ordered back to the drawing board.
The Delhi High Court has restricted the number of complimentary passes handed out during the Delhi Test in the first week of December to 10,000, Mukul Mudgal, the retired High Court judge asked to oversee the Test, has said
The Obama administration asked the nation’s highest court to review its proposal to give work permits to as many as 5 million immigrants.
from the News Tribune:The Washington State Supreme Court announced Thursday that it will not reconsider its September decision declaring the state’s voter-approved law establishing charter schools was unconstitutional.The high courtShow More Summary
The president's executive actions on immigration — announced one year ago — have been caught up in a legal battle for months. Now the administration is taking the fight to the high court.
Kansas Republicans believe they have created a law that their own high court cannot review. In the latest twist of the topsy-turvy constitutional showdown between the GOP-controlled state legislature and the state Supreme Court, theShow More Summary
Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death sentences imposed on two opposition leaders for war crimes committed during the nation’s 1971 war of independence.The court rejected the appeal of Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid of the Jamaat-e-Islami party and Salauddin Quader Chowdhury of the...
If the High Court of Justice upholds a recent district court decision, asylum seekers in Israel—mainly Eritreans and Sudanese—will have to agree to either indefinite incarceration or resettlement in a country that does not respect their basic rights
The fourth Test of the India-South Africa Test series will be held in Delhi with the Delhi High Court on Wednesday asking the Municipal Corportation of Delhi to provide the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association the provisional clearance needed to organise
The Delhi High Court has served notices to Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila who were acquitted by a trial court in July in relation to the chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police about their involvement in the 2013 IPL corruption scandal
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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia still isn't very happy about Supreme Court decisions protecting gay Americans. During an appearance at Georgetown Law School on Monday, Scalia worried that the high court was choosing which minorities got certain protections, The New York Times reported. Show More Summary
The fate of Delhi as the venue for the fourth Test of the India-South Africa series continued to hang in the balance after the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) approached the Delhi High Court on Tuesday, seeking permission to stage the match
Richmond Times-Dispatch: Former lawyers for Democratic presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are among the signers of 11 amicus briefs backing former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. The high court could decide before the new year … Continue reading ?