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The Record-Journal
Meriden officers suspended over conduct police chief calls ‘disgraceful’the response by officers John Slepski and John Slezak to a Sept. 19, 2015 incid
Meriden officers suspended over conduct police chief calls ‘disgraceful’
The Record-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
the response by officers John Slepski and John Slezak to a Sept. 19, 2015 incident . Their actions resulted in unpaid suspensions for both officers — 60 days for Slepski, starting on Feb. 2, and five days for Slezak, starting on Feb.... Read more
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Times News
The Latest: Senate vote to remove Pennsylvania AG failsmakes it impossible to perform her duties. But it needed a two-thirds majority
The Latest: Senate vote to remove Pennsylvania AG fails
Times News / Posted 5 hours ago
makes it impossible to perform her duties. But it needed a two-thirds majority of the 50-seat Senate. The state Supreme Court suspended Kane's law license in October. Also Wednesday, the state House approved a resolution to investigate whether... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Senate vote to remove Pennsylvania AG failsmakes it impossible to perform her duties. But it needed a two-thirds majority
Senate vote to remove Pennsylvania AG fails
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
makes it impossible to perform her duties. But it needed a two-thirds majority of the 50-seat Senate. The state Supreme Court suspended Kane's law license in October. Also Wednesday, the state House approved a resolution to investigate whether... Read more
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ABC News
House to Consider Impeachment of Pennsylvania AGa section of the state constitution last used in 1891 to remove Kane from offic
House to Consider Impeachment of Pennsylvania AG
ABC News / Posted 6 hours ago
a section of the state constitution last used in 1891 to remove Kane from office. Kane's called the Senate's maneuver unconstitutional, but hasn't said what she'll do if it passes. Pennsylvania senators are debating whether to remove from... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Jim Harbaugh ponders the attractiveness of whining in firing shot across SEC's bowever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX l
Jim Harbaugh ponders the attractiveness of whining in firing shot across SEC's bow
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 7 hours ago
ever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX lawsuit filed by six UT students in federal court in Nashville Tuesday, it’s alleged, The Tennessean writes, that the university “has created a student culture that... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Lawsuit: Vols player put 'hit' on UT teammate who helped rape victimever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX l
Lawsuit: Vols player put 'hit' on UT teammate who helped rape victim
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 8 hours ago
ever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX lawsuit filed by six UT students in federal court in Nashville Tuesday, it’s alleged, The Tennessean writes, that the university “has created a student culture that... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Senate begins debate on whether to remove Pennsylvania AGfloor on a 10-6 party-line vote. Stories of the day... Kane has been without
Senate begins debate on whether to remove Pennsylvania AG
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 hours ago
floor on a 10-6 party-line vote. Stories of the day... Kane has been without an active law license since the Supreme Court put it on temporary, indefinite suspension in October. Kane, the first woman and first Democrat elected as the state's... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Senate begins debate on removal of Attorney General Kaneon party lines, with all Republicans in favor and all Democrats opposed. Kane i
Senate begins debate on removal of Attorney General Kane
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 8 hours ago
on party lines, with all Republicans in favor and all Democrats opposed. Kane is a Democrat. Kane's called the maneuver unconstitutional but hasn't said what she'll do if it passes. Her law license is under temporary, indefinite suspension while... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Senate begins debate on whether to remove Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kanethe measure to the Senate floor on a 10-6 party-line vote. Kane has been witho
Senate begins debate on whether to remove Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 8 hours ago
the measure to the Senate floor on a 10-6 party-line vote. Kane has been without an active law license since the Supreme Court put it on temporary, indefinite suspension in October. Kane, the first woman and first Democrat elected as the state's... Read more
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Times News
Senate committee advances resolution to remove AG Kanethat allows it to order the removal of civil officers with a two-thirds vote of
Senate committee advances resolution to remove AG Kane
Times News / Posted 8 hours ago
that allows it to order the removal of civil officers with a two-thirds vote of approval. Kane’s called the maneuver unconstitutional but hasn’t said what she’ll do if it passes. Her law license is under temporary, indefinite suspension while... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Cyclones' third-leading rusher, receiver no longer on teamever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX l
Cyclones' third-leading rusher, receiver no longer on team
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 hours ago
ever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX lawsuit filed by six UT students in federal court in Nashville Tuesday, it’s alleged, The Tennessean writes, that the university “has created a student culture that... Read more
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TribLIVE
Senate debate on removing Kane as attorney general set to beginon conviction of misbehavior in office or of any infamous crime. Appointed civ
Senate debate on removing Kane as attorney general set to begin
TribLIVE / Posted 9 hours ago
on conviction of misbehavior in office or of any infamous crime. Appointed civil officers, other than judges of the courts of record, may be removed at the pleasure of the power by which they shall have been appointed. All civil officers... Read more
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The Morning Call
Senate to vote on Kane removal todaywatch or whether she may have a response," Ardo said. "She continues to believe
Senate to vote on Kane removal today
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
watch or whether she may have a response," Ardo said. "She continues to believe the Senate's action is 'unwarranted and unconstitutional' and is firm in that belief." It will be the first time in 125 years the Senate has exercised its right to... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Federal lawsuit accuses Vols of 'deliberate indifference' toward sex assaults by football playersever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX l
Federal lawsuit accuses Vols of 'deliberate indifference' toward sex assaults by football players
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 11 hours ago
ever-growing spotlight of sexual assaults on college campuses. In a Title IX lawsuit filed by six UT students in federal court in Nashville Tuesday, it’s alleged, The Tennessean writes, that the university “has created a student culture that... Read more
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Philly.com
State Senate set to vote on Kane's ousterDemocrats have questioned the removal process, and have said they believe Kane'
State Senate set to vote on Kane's ouster
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Democrats have questioned the removal process, and have said they believe Kane's office is running smoothly, despite the suspension of her law license. Kane has said the only legal way to remove her is through impeachment, a much lengthier... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Citing Controversies, N'Assembly Postpones Passage of Budget Indefinitelyyesterday to suspend indefinitely its initial plan to pass the Appropriation Bi
Citing Controversies, N'Assembly Postpones Passage of Budget Indefinitely
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
yesterday to suspend indefinitely its initial plan to pass the Appropriation Bill on February 25. In announcing the suspension, the National Assembly cited several errors, ambiguities and rampant cases of budget padding as its reason for the... Read more
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Times News
Senate to vote this week on AG Kane’s removalthe supermajority of senators votes to remove her. “The attorney general belie
Senate to vote this week on AG Kane’s removal
Times News / Posted yesterday
the supermajority of senators votes to remove her. “The attorney general believes the Senate’s action is unwarranted and unconstitutional, that our system of justice is founded on a presumption of innocence and she is not being offered that... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Senate to vote Wednesday on Kane ousterspokesman Chuck Ardo on Monday called the planned vote to remove the state's to
Senate to vote Wednesday on Kane ouster
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
spokesman Chuck Ardo on Monday called the planned vote to remove the state's top law enforcement officer "unwarranted and unconstitutional." "Our system of justice is founded on a presumption of innocence - and she is being denied that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pathologists Finding Greaves' Death Cause On Familiar Groundsfor cheap electricity in the country in the weeks leading to his death. He was
Pathologists Finding Greaves' Death Cause On Familiar Grounds
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
for cheap electricity in the country in the weeks leading to his death. He was a founding member of the Association for Constitutional Democracy in Liberia (ACDL) credited as being the launching pad for the Liberian civil war and was also... Read more
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Philly.com
Senate to vote Wednesday on Kane ouster49, a Democrat, intended to bring any new legal action in an effort to prevent
Senate to vote Wednesday on Kane ouster
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
49, a Democrat, intended to bring any new legal action in an effort to prevent the vote. On Friday, the state Supreme Court rejected Kane's request that it restore her law license. This cleared the way for GOP leaders to set the date for the... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Worst Justice in the History of the Supreme Courtjustices like the late Stephen J. Field any more. That’s probably a good thing
The Worst Justice in the History of the Supreme Court
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
justices like the late Stephen J. Field any more. That’s probably a good thing. Field was appointed to a tenth seat on the Court by Abraham Lincoln in 1863, and stuck around for 34. Ian Millhiser, author of Injustices: The Supreme Court's History... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
PA Senate Voting on AG Kane Removal This Weekthe supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general believ
PA Senate Voting on AG Kane Removal This Week
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
the supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general believes the Senate's action is unwarranted and unconstitutional, that our system of justice is founded on a presumption of innocence and she is not being offered that... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania Senate plans vote this week on AG Kane removalthe supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general belie
Pennsylvania Senate plans vote this week on AG Kane removal
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
the supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general believes the Senate's action is unwarranted and unconstitutional, that our system of justice is founded on a presumption of innocence and she is not being offered that... Read more
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Times News
Pennsylvania Senate plans vote this week on AG Kane removalthe supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general belie
Pennsylvania Senate plans vote this week on AG Kane removal
Times News / Posted yesterday
the supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general believes the Senate's action is unwarranted and unconstitutional, that our system of justice is founded on a presumption of innocence and she is not being offered that... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania Senate plans vote this week on AG Kane removalthe supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general belie
Pennsylvania Senate plans vote this week on AG Kane removal
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
the supermajority of senators votes to remove her. "The attorney general believes the Senate's action is unwarranted and unconstitutional, that our system of justice is founded on a presumption of innocence and she is not being offered that... Read more
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Philly.com
Senate to vote Wednesday on Kane ouster49, a Democrat, intended to bring any new legal action in an effort to prevent
Senate to vote Wednesday on Kane ouster
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
49, a Democrat, intended to bring any new legal action in an effort to prevent the vote. On Friday, the state Supreme Court rejected Kane's request that it restore her law license. This cleared the way for GOP leaders to set the date for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Retirement Option Would Have Saved Tunoi the Agony of Facing Probejudge. The disputed interpretation of the correct retirement age led to lawsui
Retirement Option Would Have Saved Tunoi the Agony of Facing Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
judge. The disputed interpretation of the correct retirement age led to lawsuits -- first by Justice Tunoi and High Court Judge David Onyancha, and later by Deputy Chief Justice Kalpana Rawal. It was while Justice Tunoi remained in office,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Resurgence Bogged By Old Fearsinto Mu'azu's shoes and began to act. Secondus seemed to have been encouraged b
Resurgence Bogged By Old Fears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
into Mu'azu's shoes and began to act. Secondus seemed to have been encouraged by a similar chasm created by the sudden suspension of Dr. Okwesilieze Nwodo, from office in 2010 during the party's national convention. Nevertheless, though Dr.... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mbeki tackles 'trust me on Jackie Selebi' scandal in latest missive defending his presidencyit as my obligation as Head of State and Government to support and assist all s
Mbeki tackles 'trust me on Jackie Selebi' scandal in latest missive defending his presidency
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
it as my obligation as Head of State and Government to support and assist all state organs properly to discharge their Constitutional and Statutory responsibilities. Accordingly I informed Advocates Pikoli and McCarthy that I would intervene... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mbeki tackles ‘trust me on Jackie Selebi’ scandal in latest missive defending his presidencyit as my obligation as Head of State and Government to support and assist all s
Mbeki tackles ‘trust me on Jackie Selebi’ scandal in latest missive defending his presidency
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
it as my obligation as Head of State and Government to support and assist all state organs properly to discharge their Constitutional and Statutory responsibilities. Accordingly I informed Advocates Pikoli and McCarthy that I would intervene... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Take the test — or risk a stiffer penaltywas convicted and sentenced to: ■ 30 days in jail with 20 days suspended. ■ P
Take the test — or risk a stiffer penalty
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
was convicted and sentenced to: ■ 30 days in jail with 20 days suspended. ■ Pay a fine of $1,500. ■ Pay court costs of $250. ■ Participate in a sobriety program for one year. ■ Undergo substance abuse evaluation. ■ Serve... Read more
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TribLIVE
Supreme Court upholds its suspension of AG Kane’s law licenseSupreme Court upholds its suspension of AG Kane's law license | TribLIVE Neigh
Supreme Court upholds its suspension of AG Kane’s law license
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Supreme Court upholds its suspension of AG Kane's law license | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Supreme Court upholds its suspension of AG Kane's law license Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane departs after her preliminary hearing Tuesday, Nov.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Ethics prosecutor faces ethics inquirya high-profile case against Oakland County Circuit Judge Lisa Gorcyca. Late la
Ethics prosecutor faces ethics inquiry
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
a high-profile case against Oakland County Circuit Judge Lisa Gorcyca. Late last year, the JTC asked the state’s highest court to kick Judge J. Cedric Simpson off the Ypsilanti District Court bench after concluding that Simpson attempted to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. House set to vote Monday on starting Kane impeachment investigationAllegheny County assistant district attorney who acted as a House prosecutor in
Pa. House set to vote Monday on starting Kane impeachment investigation
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
Allegheny County assistant district attorney who acted as a House prosecutor in the 1993 impeachment of the late Supreme Court Justice Rolf Larsen, following Larsen's conviction for having a physician write prescriptions for him to court... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Hits and Misses From Zuma's Many, Many Days in CourtPresident Jacob Zuma spends a lot of his time in court or avoiding it altogethe
The Hits and Misses From Zuma's Many, Many Days in Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
President Jacob Zuma spends a lot of his time in court or avoiding it altogether, whether he's suing someone or being acquitted of rape. DANA DA SILVA looks at all the times Zuma has been tangled up in the justice system. 1. EFF and the DA go to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Justice Philip Tunoi to Know Fate in Bribe Probe FridaySupreme Court Judge Philip Tunoi will Fridayt know whether the Judicial Service
Justice Philip Tunoi to Know Fate in Bribe Probe Friday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Supreme Court Judge Philip Tunoi will Fridayt know whether the Judicial Service Commission will recommend his suspension over allegations of receiving a Sh202 million bribe. A special JSC committee investigating the bribery allegations was scheduled... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Appointment of Mokotedi As Head of Gauteng Hawks Is Fatally Flawed83% plummet in conviction rates in the last six years of the Hawks' existence.
Appointment of Mokotedi As Head of Gauteng Hawks Is Fatally Flawed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
83% plummet in conviction rates in the last six years of the Hawks' existence. Irrational political appointments and suspensions have characterised the Hawks. The appointment of Hawks head, Berning Ntlemeza, was unconstitutional because of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS mission chief hopeful Haiti can settle political crisis
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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ABC News
OAS Mission Chief Hopeful Haiti Can Settle Political CrisisMartelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special
OAS Mission Chief Hopeful Haiti Can Settle Political Crisis
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
Martelly's request, the Organization of American States authorized the special mission to Haiti following the indefinite suspension of a runoff election to choose a successor before the Feb. 7 constitutional deadline for him to leave office.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Yes, Your Boss Can Fire You for Social Media Posts - Attorneythat he supported Sparrow's right to label black beachgoers as monkeys. Cliff
Yes, Your Boss Can Fire You for Social Media Posts - Attorney
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
that he supported Sparrow's right to label black beachgoers as monkeys. Cliff lodged an urgent application in the High Court in Johannesburg and on Friday M-Net was ordered to re-instate him. eNCA news anchor Andrew Barnes was also given a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA to Argue for Adv Jiba's SuspensionOn Tuesday, 2 February 2016, the DA will argue before the Western Cape High Cou
DA to Argue for Adv Jiba's Suspension
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
On Tuesday, 2 February 2016, the DA will argue before the Western Cape High Court that the National Prosecuting Authority's (NPA) Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Adv Nomgcobo Jiba, should be suspended pending a disciplinary... Read more
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Times of Malta
PN court case on extra seats to forge ahead, but PL files fresh challengeThe PN’s court case to be awarded extra parliamentary seats following a vote-co
PN court case on extra seats to forge ahead, but PL files fresh challenge
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
The PN’s court case to be awarded extra parliamentary seats following a vote-counting mistake in the last general election will forge ahead, after a judge this morning turned down Labour’s request to suspend proceedings. Last Friday, PL lawyer and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Is there a cure to our Mamasapano outrage?because of a pending criminal case. PNoy (Aquino) had no authority to change Pu
Is there a cure to our Mamasapano outrage?
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
because of a pending criminal case. PNoy (Aquino) had no authority to change Purisima’s legal status by disregarding the suspension order of the Ombudsman. This was an impeachable offense. For his part, Napeñas, as ground commander, should have... Read more
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