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EU court ruling boosts Brexit opponents

EU court ruling boosts Brexit opponents

Published 10/12/2018

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Union’s top court ruled on Monday that the British government may reverse its decision to leave the bloc without consulting [more…]

U.S. top court signals it will buttress anti-fraud securities laws

U.S. top court signals it will buttress anti-fraud securities laws

Published 03/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday appeared reluctant to further limit the scope of who can be held liable for violating laws [more…]

U.S. top court snubs environmental challenge to Trump’s border wall

U.S. top court snubs environmental challenge to Trump’s border wall

Published 03/12/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a challenge by three conservation groups to the authority of President Donald Trump’s administration to [more…]

Bangladesh court doubles former PM’s jail term to 10 years

Bangladesh court doubles former PM’s jail term to 10 years

Published 30/10/2018

DHAKA (Reuters) - A Bangladesh court on Tuesday doubled to 10 years a jail term for former prime minister Khaleda Zia for graft, ruling out [more…]

South Korea court orders Japan firm to compensate wartime forced…

South Korea court orders Japan firm to compensate wartime forced…

Published 30/10/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s top court ruled on Tuesday that Japan’s Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp. should compensate four South Koreans for their [more…]

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to halt trial over census

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to halt trial over census

Published 29/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to postpone a trial set for Nov. 5 that will examine [more…]

Supreme Court turns away Pennsylvania electoral map dispute

Supreme Court turns away Pennsylvania electoral map dispute

Published 29/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a bid by Republican legislators in Pennsylvania to reinstate a congressional district map struck down [more…]

U.S. top court wary of limiting company power to arbitrate disputes

U.S. top court wary of limiting company power to arbitrate disputes

Published 29/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court justices signaled on Monday they may issue more pro-business rulings giving companies wide latitude to use arbitration to resolve [more…]

After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate on Saturday confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, dismissing anger over accusations of sexual misconduct against him [more…]

Democratic senators urge voters to focus Kavanaugh anger on election

Democratic senators urge voters to focus Kavanaugh anger on election

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Democratic senators on Sunday said voters angry that Republicans confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court despite allegations of sexual misconduct [more…]