Thursday, 6 December 2018 The Supreme Court appeared ready to affirm the power of federal and state authorities to separately try an individual for the same acts, despite a spirited argument that such successive prosecutions violate the Constitution’s protection from twice being tried for the same offense.
According to Reuters, Tennessee plans to execute by electric chair on Thursday a 61-year-old man who has spent more than 36 years on the state’s death row. David Miller was convicted in Knox County of first-degree murder for the 1981 killing of Lee Standifer, a 23-year-old woman. Miller has been on...
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, India's Supreme Court ruled that Monsanto can claim patents on its genetically modified cotton seeds, widely seen as a victory for the U.S. company that is..
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