In 1963, the United States Supreme Court held in Gideon v. Wainwright that poor criminal defendants are entitled to legal representation at the state's expense. The Supreme Court recognized that "lawyers in criminal courts are necessities,...Show More Summary
Colombia becomes the fourth nation in Latin America to legalize same-sex marriage.
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A Harlem school teacher accused of assaulting a 7-year-old special needs student was ordered to hire a legal advisor.
Troubled TV star Kim Richards sidestepped more jail time Friday — but she's still in the legal crosshairs over her shoplifting conviction.
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A group of the nation's most important defenders of LGBT rights have written to ask the Obama administration to pull federal education funding from states that pass laws legalizing transgender discrimination in their schools. It wasShow More Summary
The Faroe Islands, a self-governing archipelago part of the Kingdom of Denmark, has officially legalized same-sex marriage and adoption. The country of approximately 48,000 became the last Nordic country to legalize same-sex marriage. A equal marriag… Read The post Faroe Islands Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage and Adoption appeared first on Towleroad.
The US decision to send more troops to Syria can further deepen the crisis in Syria and has no legal ground, Tarek Ahmad, a member of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP) and the internal opposition's so-called Hmeimim group, told Sputnik on Friday.
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Just more than a month after New York became the final state legalize MMA, UFC’s president is already floating the idea of bringing Ronda Rousey-Miesha Tate to Madison Square Garden. Dana White and Tate both went on-record in the past week to give wings to the rumor that UFC 205 will feature the third clash between Rousey and Tate. Tate isn’t sitting […]
California might legalize recreational marijuana in November, but renters could be left out of the cannabis revolution if their landlords don’t want them smoking weed. Apartment dwellers in California would be banned from smoking medical...Show More Summary
Kesha made her triumphant return to music. As promised, Zedd collaborated with the singer amid her ongoing legal battle with music producer Dr. Luke. Kesha and Zedd first debuted the song “True Colors” at the 2016 Coachella Music & Arts Festival. Show More Summary
Colombia: Colombia became the fourth Latin American state to legalize same-sex marriage following a series of recent rulings by the country’s Constitutional Court. Peru: Polls have placed Keiko Fujimori back as the favorite in June’s...Show More Summary
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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.
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Aviva Drescher, one-part leggy blonde, one-part legally insane (at least on reality TV), was watching the Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills reunion and was inspired to share some behind-the-scenes details from her own days as a Housewife. ...Show More Summary
The Colombian Constitutional Court declared that banning same-sex marriage is unconstitutional in a 6-3 decision issued Friday.