Palestinian community of Khan al-Ahmar pessimistic over upcoming verdict by Israel's top court on forced eviction case.
Wolfgang's Vault hit with a class action lawsuit, Carrie Underwood sued by two songwriters and Singapore real estate websites go to court. The post 3 Count: Wolfgang’s Vault appeared first on Plagiarism Today.
The Guardian reports: A Brazilian judge has approved gay “conversion therapy” in a ruling which prompted widespread outrage and raised fears of a conservative backlash. Waldemar de Carvalho, a federal judge in the capital of Brasília,...Show More Summary
The German government has given its backing to a new definition of anti-Semitism intended to inform the work of schools, police and courts. During its last Cabinet meeting before Sunday's … Click to Continue »
Dan Fisher has a history of trying to punish women for taking control over their own bodies.
Authorities say an Indiana prison inmate slipped out of his handcuffs and began choking a sheriff's deputy in an escape attempt following a court hearing. State Police say 26-year-old Joshua … Click to Continue »
Head coach Kenny Atkinson is happy with the number of versatile players Brooklyn added this summer. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — With D’Angelo Russell and Jeremy Lin in the back court and a wealth of forwards to be integrated up front, the Nets are attempting to usher in an era of position-less basketball. Show More Summary
By George Obulutsa and Maggie Fick NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Supreme Court on Wednesday criticized the election board for failing to verify official results of last month's presidential election before announcing them but stopped short of saying there was rigging. Show More Summary
Auto executives and union leaders laundered money through a fake hospice center, federal authorities alleged in a new court filing.
TRAVEL BAN CHALLENGER: Trump Should Like His Supreme Court Chances on Travel Ban.. “I don’t think the court will be disappointed at all if the case goes away as moot, and they don’t actually have to issue a decision on the merit.”
Via press release: The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) won the Arizona Supreme Court case, McLaughlin v. McLaughlin, which ruled that a woman was the legal parent of the child she and her same-sex spouse conceived through assisted reproduction during their marriage. Show More Summary
FREEDOM: Appeals court upholds Wisconsin right-to-work law. A Wisconsin appeals court upheld the state’s right-to-work law Tuesday, the second time in two months that Badger State unions have seen their legal challenges to the law rebuffed in court. The unions had argued the law, which prohibits workers from being forced to join a union or […]
A German court has convicted a Syrian refugee of being an accessory to a war crime against humanitarian operations over his participation in the 2013 kidnapping of a United Nations … Click to Continue »
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $3.9-million settlement Tuesday in a federal civil rights lawsuit involving an assault on a minor at one of the county’s juvenile halls. The minor, identified in court records as J.M.M., suffered a head injury during a fight with another youth...
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More than 15 months on, and we finally have a county Ethics Commission — sort of. Last week, the Board of Supervisors approved the third member, Todd Spitzer’s nominee, retired Superior Court Judge Barbara Tam Nomoto-Schumann. The five-person commission now has the quorum required to hold its first meeting, as reported by Voice of OC. […]
This month, New York’s highest court struck a blow to those seeking the right to obtain medical aid in dying in the context
In President Uhuru Kenyatta’s backyard in central Kenya, there is a lot of anger and disappointment since the verdict of the Supreme Court.
A Massachusetts man charged with plotting to behead police officers in an effort to help Islamic State was due in court on Wednesday for the start of his trial on charges including conspiracy to commit acts of terrorism. Federal prosecutors charge that the man, David Daoud Wright, along with his...