Tag archive for ‘Supreme Court’
By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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EU MPs threaten Cambodia aid and trade over crackdown

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – A European Parliament delegation warned on Tuesday that Cambodia could face EU action over aid and vital trade preferences if the human rights situation worsened further. (adsbygoogle More...

By news On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Boycott, shooting and tear gas mar Kenya election re-run

KISUMU, Kenya (Reuters) – Kenyan opposition supporters skirmished with police and threw up burning barricades in pockets of the country on Thursday, seeking to derail President Uhuru Kenyatta’s likely re-election More...

By news On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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‘Dishonesty’ redefined as U.S. gambler loses $10 million UK lawsuit

LONDON (Reuters) – A poker champion lost a lawsuit on Wednesday against a London casino that refused to pay him millions in winnings because it said he had cheated, in a ruling that overturns 35 years of More...

By news On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Republicans, Wall Street score victory in dismantling class-action rule

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Banks, credit card issuers and other financial companies will be able to block customers from banding together to sue over disputes, after the U.S. Senate on Tuesday narrowly killed More...

By news On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Supreme Court dismisses Hawaii’s challenge to Trump travel ban

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday formally dropped plans to hear the last remaining challenge to an earlier version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority More...

By news On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Toxic firecracker haze darkens Indian capital after festival of lights

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Air pollution in New Delhi hit 18 times the healthy limit on Friday under a thick, toxic haze after a night of fireworks to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali – despite a More...

By news On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Alabama executes man convicted or murdering police officer

ATLANTA (Reuters) – Alabama on Thursday executed a man convicted of killing a police officer in 1997 by shooting him multiple times in his patrol car, prison officials said. Torrey McNabb, 40, was pronounced More...

By news On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Johnson & Johnson wins reversal of $72 million verdict over talc cancer risks

(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) on Tuesday won the reversal of a $72 million verdict in favor of the family of a woman whose death from ovarian cancer they claimed stemmed from her use of the company’s More...

By news On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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U.S. Senator Menendez’s corruption trial to proceed: judge

NEWARK, N.J. (Reuters) – The bribery case against U.S. Senator Bob Menendez survived a key test on Monday, as the federal judge overseeing his trial rejected a defense motion to throw out the most serious More...

By news On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Corruption case against U.S. Senator Menendez may fall apart

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The heart of the bribery case against U.S. Senator Bob Menendez could collapse mid-trial on Monday, after the judge overseeing the trial suggested he might throw out the most serious More...