Crime / Law / Justice

South African authorities raid Gupta compound in Johannesburg

South African authorities raid Gupta compound in Johannesburg

Published 16/04/2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African police on Monday raided the compound of former president Jacob Zuma’s allies the Guptas, who were accused two years ago [more…]

Cosby’s sexual assault trial enters second week

Cosby’s sexual assault trial enters second week

Published 16/04/2018

(Please note graphic language in penultimate paragraph.) NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial is set to resume Monday, with the defense team [more…]

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen expected at court hearing over searches

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen expected at court hearing over searches

Published 16/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A longtime personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to appear Monday in Manhattan federal court as he seeks [more…]

U.S. bans American companies from selling to China’s ZTE

U.S. bans American companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Published 16/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Commerce is banning American companies from selling components to Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp for seven years [more…]

J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

Published 16/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A $117 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) and a supplier in favor of a man who said his asbestos-related [more…]

Trump on Twitter (April 15): James Comey, Rasmussen Poll

Trump on Twitter (April 15): James Comey, Rasmussen Poll

Published 16/04/2018

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters [more…]

U.S. marijuana friends and foes cautious at signs of softer Trump

U.S. marijuana friends and foes cautious at signs of softer Trump

Published 14/04/2018

(Reuters) - Both advocates and opponents of legalized marijuana reacted with caution on Saturday to signs from the White House that growers in U.S. states [more…]

Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use

Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use

Published 14/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will lift his administration’s plans for a possible crackdown on states that have legalized marijuana after talks with a [more…]

Catalan parliament calls for Spanish judge to be charged over…

Catalan parliament calls for Spanish judge to be charged over…

Published 13/04/2018

MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia’s parliament called on Friday for legal charges to be brought against a Spanish Supreme Court judge for refusing to release a [more…]

Russia’s Lavrov: God forbid any Libya style adventure in Syria

Russia’s Lavrov: God forbid any Libya style adventure in Syria

Published 13/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday he hoped that there would be no repeat of the experience of Libya and [more…]