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Sunday Observer
Constitution making: Avoiding the pitfalls of past mistakes The government has promised a new constitution this year. It was only last ye
Constitution making: Avoiding the pitfalls of past mistakes
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
The government has promised a new constitution this year. It was only last year that the current constitution was updated. Although the project was announced with much fanfare in the wake... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Drug court broadens treatment options - MARIETTA — The Cobb County Drug Court which seeks to provide drug users and addicts an alternative to conviction and jail time recently changed its policy to allow more flexible treatment options against a b...MARIETTA — The Cobb County Drug Court, which seeks to provide drug users and ad
Drug court broadens treatment options - MARIETTA — The Cobb County Drug Court which seeks to provide drug users and addicts an alternative to conviction and jail time recently changed its policy to allow more flexible treatment options against a b...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
MARIETTA — The Cobb County Drug Court, which seeks to provide drug users and addicts an alternative to conviction and jail time, recently changed its policy to allow more flexible treatment options against a backdrop of what experts have described as... Read more
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The Telegraph
Hole in Delhi takeover potCalcutta, Feb. 6: Proof of how outdated the Narendra Modi government's drive to
Hole in Delhi takeover pot
The Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
Calcutta, Feb. 6: Proof of how outdated the Narendra Modi government's drive to take over tea gardens is has been unwittingly provided by the Centre itself. The Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR), the business sickbay whose... Read more
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The Economic Times
From head honchos to celebrities and sundry amblers, the Auto Expo's Motor Show has it allModels of Good Taste Expectedly Bollywood and cricketers turned out in good num
From head honchos to celebrities and sundry amblers, the Auto Expo's Motor Show has it all
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Models of Good Taste Expectedly Bollywood and cricketers turned out in good numbers at the show. Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, John Abraham, Karan Singh Grover and Manoj Bajpai from the film world; and Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Mohinder Amarnath... Read more
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The Hill
Supreme Court reaffirms supremacy over state courts, and why that matters nowLast week, the Supreme Court in James v. City of Boise unanimously and summaril
Supreme Court reaffirms supremacy over state courts, and why that matters now
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Last week, the Supreme Court in James v. City of Boise unanimously and summarily reversed a decision by the Idaho Supreme Court wherein the state high court asserted that the U.S. Supreme Court lacked the power to limit state court power to award... Read more
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The Hindu
Julian Assange’s battle against extradition: A timelineJulian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid extradition to
Julian Assange’s battle against extradition: A timeline
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid extradition to Sweden, which wants to question him about allegations of rape. He has spent more than three years inside the Embassy of Ecuador in London to avoid being sent to Sweden... Read more
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Salon.com
Chronicle of Julian Assange’s battle against extraditionLONDON (AP) — Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid
Chronicle of Julian Assange’s battle against extradition
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
LONDON (AP) — Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid extradition to Sweden, which wants to question him about allegations of rape. He has spent more than three years inside the Embassy of Ecuador in London to avoid being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rapist Wants to Appeal Against SentenceA man who was sentenced for taking part in a gang rape, wants to appeal against
Rapist Wants to Appeal Against Sentence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A man who was sentenced for taking part in a gang rape, wants to appeal against his sentence of seven years. Kahijambua Kamuingona, 23, was sentenced to seven years imprisonment on four counts of rape on March 29 2015 in the High Court. He is one... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Washington Examiner: EPA moving toward becoming zoning boardTHIS past fall, federal courts put a temporary halt on the Environmental Protec
Washington Examiner: EPA moving toward becoming zoning board
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
THIS past fall, federal courts put a temporary halt on the Environmental Protection Agency's attempt to redefine "waters of the United States." The well-known rule would expand EPA power over nearly every wet patch in America, including puddles. But... Read more
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examiner.com
Federal Court requires ‘strict scrutiny’ in Maryland AWB challengeWhen a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the Maryland ban on so-called
Federal Court requires ‘strict scrutiny’ in Maryland AWB challenge
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
When a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the Maryland ban on so-called “assault weapons” created a substantial burden on the right “to arm oneself at home,” it may have set the stage for a legal confrontation that “could have national... Read more
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DW
German judges slap TTIP down | Germany | DW.COM | The German Magistrates Association (DRB) has delivered a slap in the face to th
German judges slap TTIP down | Germany | DW.COM |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
The German Magistrates Association (DRB) has delivered a slap in the face to the European Union, by coming out against one of the key planks of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) - the special courts allowing investors and... Read more
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Columbia Star
February 5, 2016NOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicles(s) are subject
February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
NOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicles(s) are subject to towing, repair and/or storage liens, are declared to be abandoned pursuant to Section 56-5- 5810, 56-5-5636 and 29- 1540 SC Law as Amended, and are in the custody of... Read more
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metro
Kerry Katona's wedding gift for Natasha Hamilton is pretty inappropriateNatasha Hamilton and Ritchie Neville will be tying the knot soon and Noughties
Kerry Katona's wedding gift for Natasha Hamilton is pretty inappropriate
metro / Posted 2 days ago
Natasha Hamilton and Ritchie Neville will be tying the knot soon and Noughties pop fans will rejoice. The Atomic Kitten and 5ive stars rekindled their romance after appearing in ITV’s The Big Reunion, and after having a baby together the two will be... Read more
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The Manila Times
Remembering the past that we may not repeat itFebruary 4, 2016 11:00 pm LAST Monday, I passed by the Laurel-Aguila junction,
Remembering the past that we may not repeat it
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
February 4, 2016 11:00 pm LAST Monday, I passed by the Laurel-Aguila junction, on my way to San Beda, for Caloy Loyzaga’s final sentimental journey home. Scene of crowded memories of glorious moments. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gupta's Optimum Coal Acquisition Findings Must Be Tabled in ParliamentThe DA will be urging the Competition Commission to act in terms of Section 21
Gupta's Optimum Coal Acquisition Findings Must Be Tabled in Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The DA will be urging the Competition Commission to act in terms of Section 21 of the Competition Commission Act (CCA) to ensure that any irregularities - for which the Gupta's are infamous- are made known to Parliament. The CCA mandates that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Can the Police Detain You for Not Showing Documents?By Prashianne Hansraj and Fundi Moyo GroundUp recently reported the story of M
When Can the Police Detain You for Not Showing Documents?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Prashianne Hansraj and Fundi Moyo GroundUp recently reported the story of Malawian men who were detained by the police for not having documents showing they were legally in the country. Under what circumstances can the police demand that people... Read more
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Orange County Register
States have no standing to challenge Obama on immigrationThe Supreme Court has a simple and appropriate way to deal with the challenge t
States have no standing to challenge Obama on immigration
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
The Supreme Court has a simple and appropriate way to deal with the challenge to President Obama’s executive action on immigration: The case should be dismissed for lack of jurisdiction. Last month, the court granted review of a lawsuit brought by... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Is Zuma’s Nkandla offer an implicit admission of defeat?OPINION: President Jacob Zuma,Nkandla,Constitutional Court,pay back the money
Is Zuma’s Nkandla offer an implicit admission of defeat?
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
OPINION: President Jacob Zuma,Nkandla,Constitutional Court,pay back the money Pierre de Vos looks at the sudden change of heart by President Zuma on the Nkandla issue. In a surprise move,... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Utah v. Strieff and the future of the exclusionary ruleFormally speaking, Utah v. Strieff considers the scope of the Fourth Amendment’
Utah v. Strieff and the future of the exclusionary rule
SCOTUSblog / Posted 3 days ago
Formally speaking, Utah v. Strieff considers the scope of the Fourth Amendment’s exclusionary rule when an illegal stop leads to the discovery of public information that justifies an arrest. More specifically, here’s the doctrinal question presented:... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Eye witness report of oldest executed inmate in Georgia - JACKSON — I’m unsure what to expect as I pull into the wooded grounds of the state prison in Jackson. From the street on any other day it could at first glance be mistaken for a state park....Eye witness report of oldest executed inmate in Georgia JACKSON — I’m unsure w
Eye witness report of oldest executed inmate in Georgia - JACKSON — I’m unsure what to expect as I pull into the wooded grounds of the state prison in Jackson. From the street on any other day it could at first glance be mistaken for a state park....
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Eye witness report of oldest executed inmate in Georgia JACKSON — I’m unsure what to expect as I pull into the wooded grounds of the state prison in Jackson. From the street, on any other day, it could, at first glance, be mistaken for a state park.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Nkandla Redux – too little too late?The misuse of public funds to finance some of the renovations at President Jaco
Nkandla Redux – too little too late?
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
The misuse of public funds to finance some of the renovations at President Jacob Zuma’s private home at Nkandla will almost certainly not be the main blot on his presidency book. The massacre of 34 miners by the police at Marikana (and the manner in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Relief for Whitman in insider-trading case as Rajat Gupta awaits case reviewWhitman had asked to be released because, he says, his conduct may not be illeg
Relief for Whitman in insider-trading case as Rajat Gupta awaits case review
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Whitman had asked to be released because, he says, his conduct may not be illegal if the US Supreme Court rules in another case in a manner that's favorable to him A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abia - Ikpeazu Is Delaying Reality - UmehThe faceoff between the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA and the Peoples D
Abia - Ikpeazu Is Delaying Reality - Umeh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The faceoff between the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP over control of the Abia State Government House has lately been at the issue of discourse in political circles in the state and among concerned... Read more
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Deseret News
Bill to permit 18 year olds to petition court to end DCFS supervision stallsSALT LAKE CITY — An 18 year old can vote, join the military and for many other
Bill to permit 18 year olds to petition court to end DCFS supervision stalls
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — An 18 year old can vote, join the military and for many other purposes is considered an adult. So it follows that an 18-year-old in the care of the Division of Child and Family Services, in concert with their parents, should be able... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wike - Finality of Supreme Court Decision Is Sacrosanct"My simple answer is that it is not part of the jurisdiction or duties of this
Wike - Finality of Supreme Court Decision Is Sacrosanct
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
"My simple answer is that it is not part of the jurisdiction or duties of this Court to go on looking for imaginary conflicts. We are final not because we are infallible; rather we are infallible because we are final".- Hon. Justice Chukwudifu Akunne... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawyers Disagree Over Bail Terms for Graft SuspectsBy Ibe Uwaleke and Bertram Nwannekanma Top stakeholders in the judiciary are d
Lawyers Disagree Over Bail Terms for Graft Suspects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Ibe Uwaleke and Bertram Nwannekanma Top stakeholders in the judiciary are divided over alleged stringent bail conditions being imposed on accused persons by trial courts in the country, particularly the Federal High Court of Nigeria. This is... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Could Cosby case be dismissed?Might Bill Cosby's criminal case be dismissed before it even begins? Here's wh
Could Cosby case be dismissed?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
Might Bill Cosby's criminal case be dismissed before it even begins? Here's what we know so far: The February 2 court date will not be a preliminary hearing in his criminal case. Instead, the court is first going to hear arguments on the defendant's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LSK Wants a New Supreme CourtThe fate of Kenya's Supreme Court hangs in the balance following claims that on
LSK Wants a New Supreme Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The fate of Kenya's Supreme Court hangs in the balance following claims that one of its judges took a $2 million bribe in 2014 to sway the outcome of an election petition. These claims have led to calls from the bar for the court to be... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Officer who threatened to arrest judge in court may face contempt charge after The Attorney General has cleared the first stage in his bid to have a serving
Officer who threatened to arrest judge in court may face contempt charge after
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
The Attorney General has cleared the first stage in his bid to have a serving policeman punished for allegedly threatening to arrest one of Northern Ireland's most senior... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tenants protected from creditorsThe banks had proceeded to take possession of the properties of landlords, who
Tenants protected from creditors
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
The banks had proceeded to take possession of the properties of landlords, who had defaulted on payments for the loans taken by mortgaging the propertiesThe banks had proceeded to take possession of the properties of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Donee-niece can demand title to piece of land from donor’s siblingJanuary 31, 2016 10:07 pm Dear PAO,My aunt who is single and has no children d
Donee-niece can demand title to piece of land from donor’s sibling
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
January 31, 2016 10:07 pm Dear PAO,My aunt who is single and has no children donated to me a piece of land where I built our family home. She gave it to me through a Deed of Donation,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Welcome changes in federal court cases If the state keeps adding 100,000 new residents every year, Colorado’s U.S. D
Welcome changes in federal court cases
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
If the state keeps adding 100,000 new residents every year, Colorado’s U.S. District Court may very well need to add two Article III judges. Colorado’s congressional delegation supports more federal judgeships... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Drones authorized for use at Lake Tahoe ski areasTRUCKEE, Calif. — Use of drones on ski slopes in California will soon begin, an
Mountain Town News: Drones authorized for use at Lake Tahoe ski areas
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
TRUCKEE, Calif. — Use of drones on ski slopes in California will soon begin, and a San Francisco-based company said it will expand operations to resorts in Colorado, Idaho, Oregon and Utah later this season. The Federal Aviation Administration has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Robbery Verdict Added to Case of Bridge MurdererWindhoek — The man who admitted he killed his live-in girlfriend under the Simo
Robbery Verdict Added to Case of Bridge Murderer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Windhoek — The man who admitted he killed his live-in girlfriend under the Simon De Witt Bridge in Windhoek North in March 2012 was on Tuesday also convicted of robbing her after the High Court had earlier found him guilty of murder. In a plea... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Cadets fall to Monroe CentralIt's kind of a necessity to hit some shots to win in the game of basketball. T
Cadets fall to Monroe Central
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 days ago
It's kind of a necessity to hit some shots to win in the game of basketball. The Monroe Central Seminoles found a way to defy that logic in Beverly Friday night. Despite not hitting a single shot from the floor in the first quarter the Seminoles... Read more
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asianage
Chandy should have taken action long agoWith the Kerala high court on Friday staying the order of the vigilance court t
Chandy should have taken action long ago
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
With the Kerala high court on Friday staying the order of the vigilance court to file an FIR against him in the so-called solar power scam, chief minister Oommen Chandy has got a reprieve. This could help Mr Chandy recover some ground when the... Read more
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Business Wire
Diaz Reus Announces Members of Argentina Sovereign Debt Classes Asked to Submit Information for U.S. Class ActionsNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Counsel representing classes of certain holders of d
Diaz Reus Announces Members of Argentina Sovereign Debt Classes Asked to Submit Information for U.S. Class Actions
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Counsel representing classes of certain holders of defaulted Argentine sovereign bonds have announced that the federal court in New York City has asked class members to identify themselves to class counsel as part of the... Read more
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Acton Commentary
PowerLinks“I think everyone believes in God in their own ways,” he said. “To me, it means
PowerLinks
Acton Commentary / Posted 9 days ago
“I think everyone believes in God in their own ways,” he said. “To me, it means that all of us are connected, all of life is connected, and that we are all tied together.” Contemporary liberal philosophy is unable to respond to theological... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Frontier trying to avert bullyingThe Marietta Times A safe and constructive learning environment is the biggest
Frontier trying to avert bullying
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Marietta Times A safe and constructive learning environment is the biggest wish of any parent sending their child off to school, but when the "nightmare" of assault and bullying taints that environment, parents look to school administrators and... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Can A-G’s prosecution power be challenged? Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali says there is no criminal wrongdo
Can A-G’s prosecution power be challenged?
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali says there is no criminal wrongdoing when RM2.6 billion was found in Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak's private bank accounts. – The Malaysian Insider file... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
An Oakhill defendant seeks to have charges dismissedCLEVELAND The attorney for Youngstown Mayor John A. McNally, one of three defe
An Oakhill defendant seeks to have charges dismissed
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
CLEVELAND The attorney for Youngstown Mayor John A. McNally, one of three defendants in the Oakhill Renaissance Place criminal-corruption case, has filed another motion seeking to dismiss charges against her client. This time, attorney Lynn Maro... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Non-prosecution agreement calls for dismissal of suit against McNally, attorney arguesCLEVELAND The attorney for Youngstown Mayor John A. McNally, one of three defe
Non-prosecution agreement calls for dismissal of suit against McNally, attorney argues
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
CLEVELAND The attorney for Youngstown Mayor John A. McNally, one of three defendants in the Oakhill Renaissance Place criminal-corruption case, has filed another motion seeking to dismiss charges against her client. This time, Atty. Lynn Maro wrote... Read more
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Sussex Express
Cooksbridge, Offham & HamseyCHURCH SERVICES: Sunday, St Peter’s Church, 8am Holy Communion, 10.15am Sunday
Cooksbridge, Offham & Hamsey
Sussex Express / Posted 9 days ago
CHURCH SERVICES: Sunday, St Peter’s Church, 8am Holy Communion, 10.15am Sunday School in the church hall, 10.30am Parish Communion followed by coffee in the hall. VILLAGE HALL: I mentioned the regular events at the Cooksbridge Village Hall and the... Read more
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Columbia Star
January 29, 2016NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OF TOLLYS ON THE CURVE, LLC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that T
January 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 9 days ago
NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OF TOLLYS ON THE CURVE, LLC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that TOLLYS ON THE CURVE, LLC, a South Carolina limited liability company (the "Company"), was dissolved on December 11, 2015. All creditors of and claimants against the Company... Read more
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East Bay Express
Warriors Sell SF Arena Naming Rights to Chase; Californians Want Stricter Gun Control Lawsclick to enlarge1. The Golden State Warriors have sold the naming rights to the
Warriors Sell SF Arena Naming Rights to Chase; Californians Want Stricter Gun Control Laws
East Bay Express / Posted 9 days ago
click to enlarge1. The Golden State Warriors have sold the naming rights to their planned San Francisco arena to JP Morgan Chase bank for an undisclosed sum, the Chron reports. Under the deal, the Warriors’ new home, which is to be built on the San... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Grand jury indicts former SA coachA grand jury has indicted former Starkville Academy baseball coach Jody Wayne B
Grand jury indicts former SA coach
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
A grand jury has indicted former Starkville Academy baseball coach Jody Wayne Britt on two counts of child enticement. Britt, 30, of Madison, was arrested and charged in September after alleged incidents with two minors. The grand jury handed down... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Overturns Chief Justice's Ruling to Right a WrongIn its last case of the year Swaziland's newly-constituted highest court has se
Court Overturns Chief Justice's Ruling to Right a Wrong
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
In its last case of the year Swaziland's newly-constituted highest court has set the record straight in one of the most bizarre cases ever heard in that country: five judges of that court have overturned a decision made just months before by their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Big No to Soccer Cases in CourtDodoma — The government has directed immediate withdrawal of all cases filed in
Big No to Soccer Cases in Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Dodoma — The government has directed immediate withdrawal of all cases filed in courts to challenge issues related to football, insisting that such matters cannot be settled in the court of law. Minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cuts could confine High Court to CanberraThe High Court may be forced to abandon its tradition of holding hearings acros
Cuts could confine High Court to Canberra
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
The High Court may be forced to abandon its tradition of holding hearings across the country. Photo: Michele Mossop Australia's most senior judge has taken aim at federal government cut-backs, warning that if there are more cuts, the High Court will... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Visiting judge’s dismissal of case ‘unlawful,’ DA saysThe ruling was based on the corpus delicti rule, which states evidence a crime
Visiting judge’s dismissal of case ‘unlawful,’ DA says
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
The ruling was based on the corpus delicti rule, which states evidence a crime actually was committed first must be established before the defendant's testimony can be used, according to Lycoming County Law Clerk Stacy Bower. However, according to... Read more
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