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Irish Examiner
Artist Peter Doig denies painting landscape worth $10mpaintings have sold for more than $20m, and the owner of the disputed picture,
Artist Peter Doig denies painting landscape worth $10m
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 hours ago
paintings have sold for more than $20m, and the owner of the disputed picture, a prison official from Canada, sued in the US court for millions in damages after its projected sales price nosedived after 57-year-old Doig denied it was his... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sea Shepherd Australia remains committed to defending whalesAugust 2016 of the Southern OceanToday's settlement in the US courts with Japa
Sea Shepherd Australia remains committed to defending whales
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 hours ago
August 2016 of the Southern OceanToday's settlement in the US courts with Japan's whaling body, the Institute of Cetacean Research, does not apply to Sea Shepherd Australia."This... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sea Shepherd to battle on after Japan court victoryapplied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office,
Sea Shepherd to battle on after Japan court victory
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
applied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office, would keep fighting. "The ruling in the US courts affects ONLY our US entity," the group's global chief executive Alex Cornelissen said in a statement. "Sea... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US court rules UN immune from Haiti cholera lawsuitVideo: A US federal appeals court has upheld the United Nations (UN) diplomat
US court rules UN immune from Haiti cholera lawsuit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
Video: A US federal appeals court has upheld the United Nations (UN) diplomatic immunity from a class-action lawsuit related to the cholera outbreak in Haiti that has killed 10,000 people thus... Read more
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DW
Settlement setback for anti-whaling activists |action campaign against whaling on the high seas, has agreed to refrain from hi
Settlement setback for anti-whaling activists |
DW / Posted yesterday
action campaign against whaling on the high seas, has agreed to refrain from hindering Japanese whaling activities under a US court-mediated settlement, two key players in Japan's commercial whaling industry, said in a statement. Under the... Read more
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DW
US and Turkey to navigate differences in Ankara |be a long and drawn-out process that would require concrete proof of Gulen's di
US and Turkey to navigate differences in Ankara |
DW / Posted yesterday
be a long and drawn-out process that would require concrete proof of Gulen's direct involvement in order to stand up in a US court. It would also require sufficient assurances he would receive a fair trial in Turkey. There is a substantial body... Read more
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PhysOrg
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victoryapplied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office,
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victory
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
applied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office, would keep fighting. "The ruling in the US courts affects ONLY our US entity," the group's global chief executive Alex Cornelissen said in a statement. "Sea... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victoryapplied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office,
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victory
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
applied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office, would keep fighting. "The ruling in the US courts affects ONLY our US entity," the group's global chief executive Alex Cornelissen said in a statement. "Sea Shepherd... Read more
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The Manila Times
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victoryapplied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office,
Activists to battle on after Japan whaling court victory
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
applied to its US arm and that other branches, including its Australian office, would keep fighting. “The ruling in the US courts affects ONLY our US entity,” the group’s global chief executive Alex Cornelissen said in a statement. “Sea... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US judge to rule whether disputed painting is by Scottish artist Peter Doigthan 20 million dollars (£15.3 million), and the owner of the disputed picture,
US judge to rule whether disputed painting is by Scottish artist Peter Doig
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
than 20 million dollars (£15.3 million), and the owner of the disputed picture, a prison official from Canada, sued in the US court for millions in damages after its projected sales price nosedived after 57-year-old Doig denied it was his... Read more
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heraldscotland
US judge to rule whether disputed painting is by Scottish artist Peter Doigthan 20 million dollars (£15.3 million), and the owner of the disputed picture,
US judge to rule whether disputed painting is by Scottish artist Peter Doig
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
than 20 million dollars (£15.3 million), and the owner of the disputed picture, a prison official from Canada, sued in the US court for millions in damages after its projected sales price nosedived after 57-year-old Doig denied it was his... Read more
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News.com.au
US museum keeps Nazi seized paintingsTwo Renaissance paintings seized by the Nazis during World War II will remain t
US museum keeps Nazi seized paintings
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Two Renaissance paintings seized by the Nazis during World War II will remain the property of a California museum after a US court ruled against a claim by the family of the Jewish art dealer from whom they were taken. Judge John F Walter of the US... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SolGen: Burial at Libingan doesn’t make Marcos a heropetitioners cited the civil suit for compensation won at the Hawaii District Co
SolGen: Burial at Libingan doesn’t make Marcos a hero
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
petitioners cited the civil suit for compensation won at the Hawaii District Court as well as a contempt suit in the US Court of Appeals and a Swiss case for the recovery of alleged ill-gotten wealth. But the OSG noted that “the cited... Read more
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New York Post
Poker pro seeks to depose US attorney over ‘racially motivated’ fraud chargesto let him depose Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara. Thomas, who is black, w
Poker pro seeks to depose US attorney over ‘racially motivated’ fraud charges
New York Post / Posted yesterday
to let him depose Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara. Thomas, who is black, will argue his case Monday before Manhattan US court Judge Katherine Polk Failla. Bharara’s prosecutors plan to oppose Thomas’ request, and have already slammed it in... Read more
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Daily Star
Gareth Bale WAG ‘snubs money scam dad’ as he faces lengthy jail spellafter a plea deal with US prosecutors which could see his jail time reduced. H
Gareth Bale WAG ‘snubs money scam dad’ as he faces lengthy jail spell
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
after a plea deal with US prosecutors which could see his jail time reduced. He could be put away for up to 10 years. US court papers show Emma has not written – unlike four other family members – to the judge asking for leniency. Martin has... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rajat Gupta's plea must be rejected: Bhararathat he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his “criminal” conduct.
Rajat Gupta's plea must be rejected: Bharara
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
that he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his “criminal” conduct. In a lengthy brief filed before the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit this month, US Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara said... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boy band mogul to plead guilty to fraudServices Inc and Transcontinental Airlines Inc. Pearlman is scheduled to enter
Boy band mogul to plead guilty to fraud
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Services Inc and Transcontinental Airlines Inc. Pearlman is scheduled to enter his plea on Thursday (local time) in a US court in Orlando. The charges carry a maximum of 25 years in prison and a $US1 million fine. As part of the deal,... Read more
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asianage
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected: Prosecutorsthat he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his “criminal” conduct.
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected: Prosecutors
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
that he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his “criminal” conduct. In a lengthy brief filed before the US court of appeals for the second circuit this month, US Attorney for the southern district of New York Preet Bharara said... Read more
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asianage
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected Prosecutorsthat he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his “criminal” conduct.
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected Prosecutors
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
that he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his “criminal” conduct. In a lengthy brief filed before the US court of appeals for the second circuit this month, US Attorney for the southern district of New York Preet Bharara said... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected: Preet Bhararathat he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his "criminal" conduct.
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected: Preet Bharara
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
that he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his "criminal" conduct. In a lengthy brief filed before the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit this month, US Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara said... Read more
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dna
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected: prosecutorsthat he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his "criminal" conduct.
Rajat Gupta's plea to overturn conviction must be rejected: prosecutors
dna / Posted 3 days ago
that he got a fair trial and the jury convicted him for his "criminal" conduct. In a lengthy brief filed before the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit this month, US Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara said... Read more
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International Business Times
Girl, 14, accused of stabbing her friend to please Slender Man pleads insanityA girl accused of stabbing a 12-year-old classmate to please the online bogeyma
Girl, 14, accused of stabbing her friend to please Slender Man pleads insanity
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
A girl accused of stabbing a 12-year-old classmate to please the online bogeyman Slender Man has pleaded not guilty in a US court on grounds of mental illness. Morgan Geyser and her co-defendant Anissa Weier, both now aged 14, are accused of... Read more
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BBC News
Slender Man case: Morgan Geyser, 14, in not guilty insanity pleaaccused of stabbing a 12-year-old classmate to please the online horror charact
Slender Man case: Morgan Geyser, 14, in not guilty insanity plea
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
accused of stabbing a 12-year-old classmate to please the online horror character Slender Man has pleaded not guilty in a US court on the grounds of mental illness. A judge in Wisconsin has now appointed two doctors to evaluate Morgan... Read more
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The Register
This MySpace investor keeps spamming Google with lawsuits – and the ad giant just wants him to stopGoogle has asked a US court to stop a former MySpace investor from repeatedly f
This MySpace investor keeps spamming Google with lawsuits – and the ad giant just wants him to stop
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
Google has asked a US court to stop a former MySpace investor from repeatedly filing suit against it. The web advertising giant this week told (PDF) the US District Court for Northern California that Brad Greenspan has been burdening its lawyers and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Uber lawsuit could shed 300,000 drivers after settlement rejectedChen previously rejected that arbitration policy, but Liss-Riordan said his dec
Uber lawsuit could shed 300,000 drivers after settlement rejected
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Chen previously rejected that arbitration policy, but Liss-Riordan said his decision is a risk of being overturned by the US Court of Appeals for that region. “The writing on the wall is not good,” she said Friday. In a statement, Uber spokesman... Read more
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NBC News
Family Sues School Alleging Special Needs Student Forced into Terrorist Confessionconfess to belonging to ISIS and to planning to blow up the school. The federa
Family Sues School Alleging Special Needs Student Forced into Terrorist Confession
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
confess to belonging to ISIS and to planning to blow up the school. The federal lawsuit, filed Monday in U.S. District Court in New York's Eastern District, accuses East Islip Middle School administrators of violating Nashwan Uppal's... Read more
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Daily Mail
US appeals court upholds UN immunity from Haiti cholera suitThe United Nations cannot be sued in a US court over claims it was to blame for
US appeals court upholds UN immunity from Haiti cholera suit
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
The United Nations cannot be sued in a US court over claims it was to blame for a outbreak of cholera which has killed thousands in Haiti, a federal appeals court has ruled. The appeals panel upheld the UN's immunity from a damage claim filed on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custodyover the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custody
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
over the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the US refused to hand him over. According to US court documents, Hambali passed $86,000 of al-Qaeda funds to the Bali bomber Mukhlas to carry out the bombing. Balinese... Read more
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The Age
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custodyover the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custody
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
over the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the US refused to hand him over. According to US court documents, Hambali passed $86,000 of al-Qaeda funds to the Bali bomber Mukhlas to carry out the bombing. Balinese... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custodyover the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custody
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
over the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the US refused to hand him over. According to US court documents, Hambali passed $86,000 of al-Qaeda funds to the Bali bomber Mukhlas to carry out the bombing. Balinese... Read more
9 related stories
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WA Today
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custodyover the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custody
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
over the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the US refused to hand him over. According to US court documents, Hambali passed $86,000 of al-Qaeda funds to the Bali bomber Mukhlas to carry out the bombing. Balinese... Read more
9 related stories
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Canberra Times
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custodyover the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the
'He wants to move on': Bali bomber appears before a court after 13 years in custody
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
over the Bali attack that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians. But the US refused to hand him over. According to US court documents, Hambali passed $86,000 of al-Qaeda funds to the Bali bomber Mukhlas to carry out the bombing. Balinese... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Courtsubsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way"
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Court
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
subsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way" to curb her free expression. The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in 2015 that Universal should've considered fair use before demanding the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Colombian boxer in Rio fled feared paramilitary kingpina new home. Meanwhile Mancuso is living under a roof of a very different kind
Colombian boxer in Rio fled feared paramilitary kingpin
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
a new home. Meanwhile Mancuso is living under a roof of a very different kind -- a high-security US prison. Last year a US court handed him a 15-year sentence for conspiracy to traffic large amounts of cocaine after he was extradited to the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Courtsubsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way"
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Court
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 7 days ago
subsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way" to curb her free expression. The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in 2015 that Universal should've considered fair use before demanding the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Courtsubsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way"
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Court
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
subsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way" to curb her free expression. The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in 2015 that Universal should've considered fair use before demanding the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
In a shift, Bangladesh Bank says no plans to sue New York Fed, SWIFTwhen filling a payment request, according to the contract. The published contr
In a shift, Bangladesh Bank says no plans to sue New York Fed, SWIFT
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 days ago
when filling a payment request, according to the contract. The published contract notes litigation must be heard in a US court. In the Feb 4 heist, the hackers peppered the Fed with payment requests, four of which were filled. Much of the... Read more
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USA Today
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Courtsubsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way"
'Dancing baby' may head to Supreme Court
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
subsequent lawsuit via EFF claimed Universal used the DMCA in an "abusive way" to curb her free expression. The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in 2015 that Universal should've considered fair use before demanding the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wall Street reaches another record highlevel in seven weeks, and healthcare stocks were propped up after Belgian pharm
Wall Street reaches another record high
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
level in seven weeks, and healthcare stocks were propped up after Belgian pharmaceuticals company UCB won a favourable US court ruling. Local shares are expected to open modestly higher, with investors eyeing a raft of earnings due out today... Read more
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The Irish Times
Markets becalmed across Europe after early advancein seven weeks yesterday, supported by firmer healthcare stocks after Belgian p
Markets becalmed across Europe after early advance
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
in seven weeks yesterday, supported by firmer healthcare stocks after Belgian pharmaceuticals group UCB won a favourable US court ruling. It surged 8.9 per cent after a US court confirmed the validity of a patent related to the Vimpat product,... Read more
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The Register
EFF vows to take up muni broadband cause after FCC deniedWith a US court having recently overturned the FCC's attempts to push for munic
EFF vows to take up muni broadband cause after FCC denied
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
With a US court having recently overturned the FCC's attempts to push for municipal broadband networks, online activists are readying their own campaign. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is putting its weight behind efforts to overturn or... Read more
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PhysOrg
Race relations key social media element, for US blacksafter the police shooting of an unarmed black youth in the Missouri town. That
Race relations key social media element, for US blacks
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
after the police shooting of an unarmed black youth in the Missouri town. That was followed by #LoveWins, a reaction to a US court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage, and #BlackLivesMatter in third place. "Social media also can serve as an... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss probe ex-Abu Dhabi official over 1MDBIslands-registered business named Aabar Investments PJS Limited, US authorities
Swiss probe ex-Abu Dhabi official over 1MDB
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
Islands-registered business named Aabar Investments PJS Limited, US authorities have claimed. Mr Qubaisi received almost $473m of the diverted money into his accounts in 2012, the US court action claims. Copyright The Financial Times Limite... Read more
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BBC News
Turkey coup bid: Fethullah Gulen's lawyers fear attack on his lifethey emphasise the need for evidence that would directly link the cleric to the
Turkey coup bid: Fethullah Gulen's lawyers fear attack on his life
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
they emphasise the need for evidence that would directly link the cleric to the failed coup and would stand up in a US court. They have made clear this is a legal process that will play out over months. The justice department is currently... Read more
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CNBC
Swiss probe ex-Abu Dhabi official over alleged scam at Malaysia's 1MDB fundlink to the offshore company, Mr Qubaisi received almost $473 million of the d
Swiss probe ex-Abu Dhabi official over alleged scam at Malaysia's 1MDB fund
CNBC / Posted 9 days ago
link to the offshore company, Mr Qubaisi received almost $473 million of the diverted money into his accounts in 2012, the US court action claims. He allegedly used some of the funds to acquire US property worth about $100 million, including a New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US govt can seize millions from Dotcom - courtunconstitutionally deprived of the right to defend themselves in that civil for
US govt can seize millions from Dotcom - court
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
unconstitutionally deprived of the right to defend themselves in that civil forfeiture case. A three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit was not persuaded, ruling that by refusing to face trial in the United States on... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Monkey selfie: animal charity PETA appeals court rulingSan Francisco: An animal charity has appealed a US court decision which ruled a
Monkey selfie: animal charity PETA appeals court ruling
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
San Francisco: An animal charity has appealed a US court decision which ruled a monkey could not own the copyright to a selfie photograph it took. A monkey took the image in the Indonesian jungle in 2011 when it picked up a camera owned by David... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
US court orders release of nephew in 'Making a Murderer' AP News | 08/12/16 01:43 PM MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A federal court in Wiscons
US court orders release of nephew in 'Making a Murderer'
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 11 days ago
AP News | 08/12/16 01:43 PM MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A federal court in Wisconsin on Friday overturned the conviction of a man found guilty of helping his uncle kill Teresa Halbach in a case... Read more
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express
Nigel Farage's aide arrested in FBI sting after 'trying to extort drug barons on dark web'Ohio, with Mr Farage. N/CGeorge Cottrell faces 21 charges relating to extortio
Nigel Farage's aide arrested in FBI sting after 'trying to extort drug barons on dark web'
express / Posted 11 days ago
Ohio, with Mr Farage. N/CGeorge Cottrell faces 21 charges relating to extortion and money laundering on the dark web US court documents allege Cottrell was offering money laundering services on the dark web using the alias ‘Bill’. Undercover... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US court rules against nanny in wrongful death lawsuit | Irish Examiner A civil court in the US has ruled against Irish nanny Aisl
US court rules against nanny in wrongful death lawsuit
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
| Irish Examiner A civil court in the US has ruled against Irish nanny Aisling Brady McCarthy in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the... Read more
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