NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Extortion, physical assaults, verbal abuse, denial of state services, forceful evictions, harassment, being disowned by family members. These and many other challenges may begin.. Seattle Times - Published
Germany’s top court has ruled against compensating Nathalie Braun Barends over the dismantling of her installation artworks. It said her works, built into the structure of Mannheim Gallery, were.. Deutsche Welle - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states, an outcome that could help efforts to rein in police seizure of property..
President Donald Trump's longtime political ally Roger Stone arrived at federal court in Washington, D.C. Tuesday morning, to be arraigned on seven criminal counts after becoming the latest member of..
According to Tech World news a judge has ruled on the police use of biometrics. A federal judge in California said authorities can't force people to unlock their biometrically secured phones or other..
According to Reuters, A federal appeals court said on Monday a Virginia politician violated the Constitution by temporarily blocking a critic from her Facebook page. Circuit Judge James Wynn rejected..
The Supreme Court voted unanimously Wednesday that the constitution's ban on excessive fines does apply to states and local governments. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg delivered the opinion of the court,.. CBS News - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is siding with a retired U.S. marshal who argued that West Virginia discriminated against former federal law enforcement officers like him by giving a more.. Seattle Times - Published
Back in 2016, Clayton Prince Tanksley launched a lawsuit against Daniels and co-creator Danny Strong, claiming that plot of the series was similar to his storyline for a show called 'Cream'. AceShowbiz - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is ending a long legal fight by ruling that a Texas death row inmate is intellectually disabled and thus may not be executed. The justices ruled 6-3 Tuesday in the.. Seattle Times - Published
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday for a second time ruled in favor of a black death row inmate from Texas whose lawyers have said is intellectually disabled and therefore exempt from capital.. Reuters - Published
In the recent Chicago bankruptcy case In re Gouletas, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Timothy A. Barnes ruled that obligations are not extinguished by statutes of limitation and, even after the expiration of the.. Mondaq - Published
A federal court ruled that the university “illegally targeted religious groups” that stipulate that “their leaders to believe in and follow their faith,” according to the report. Catholic Culture - Published
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's attorney general is making another bid for a court order blocking shipments of weapons-grade plutonium to a site near Las Vegas, declaring Thursday that the U.S... SeattlePI.com - Published
*TITUSVILLE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / February 6, 2019 / *A federal judge has ruled in favor of Parrish Medical Center (PMC) and against seven oncologists who sought an injunction to restore their privileges.. Accesswire - Published
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled that a voter-approved initiative expanding Medicaid in Idaho is constitutional. The five-member panel on Tuesday rejected arguments by the Idaho.. Seattle Times - Published
Employees who are required to stay “on call” before the start of a possible work shift — phoning their employer two hours before the shift to learn whether they’re needed — are entitled to be.. SFGate - Published
Leaving its fingerprints all over the privacy debate, the Illinois Supreme Court handed down a ruling that will significantly impact litigation under the state's unique BIPA or Act, creating a.. Mondaq - Published
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ highest court says a city can’t enforce an ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, saying it’s already ruled the.. Seattle Times - Published
LONDON (AP) — A U.K. court has ruled against Walmart-owned Asda in a decision that could have ramifications for equal pay in the private sector. The Court of Appeal said Thursday that lower-paid shop.. Seattle Times - Published
In a long-awaited decision, the Illinois Supreme Court issued its ruling in Rosenbach v. Six Flags Entertainment Corp., 2019 IL 123186 (Ill. Jan. 25, 2019), on whether a person "aggrieved" by a.. Mondaq - Published
The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that the phrase "or otherwise available to the public" added to 35 U.S.C. § 102 in the America Invents Act (AIA) in 2011 did not change the "on-sale" doctrine,.. Mondaq - Published
Apple must provide a man access to the iCloud account of his late husband so he can retrieve family photos shot with an iPhone and a dedicated camera, a New York judge has ruled. AppleInsider - Published