Crime / Law / Justice

Myanmar policeman who detailed Reuters reporters’ entrapment freed…

Myanmar policeman who detailed Reuters reporters’ entrapment freed…

Published 15/02/2019

YANGON (Reuters) - A Myanmar policeman who told a court last year how officers planted secret documents on two Reuters reporters in order to “entrap” [more…]

Acting U.S. Attorney Gen Whitaker to testify before House panel on…

Acting U.S. Attorney Gen Whitaker to testify before House panel on…

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will testify on Friday, after he [more…]

Acting U.S. attorney general will testify before House panel

Acting U.S. attorney general will testify before House panel

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has agreed to testify on Friday before the House Judiciary Committee, the Justice Department said on [more…]

World body to lift Russia’s doping ban

World body to lift Russia’s doping ban

Published 08/02/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Friday it would lift the ban on Russian Para athletes by March 15, but only [more…]

House panel pledges to work with acting AG on hearing-related concerns

House panel pledges to work with acting AG on hearing-related concerns

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Thursday the panel was ready to work with acting Attorney General Matthew [more…]

U.S. agency seeks approval to take over Sears pensions

U.S. agency seeks approval to take over Sears pensions

Published 02/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. agency that insures worker pensions sought permission on Friday to take over two underfunded Sears Holdings Corp pension plans, [more…]

China jailing of rights lawyer a ‘mockery’ of law, says rights group

China jailing of rights lawyer a ‘mockery’ of law, says rights group

Published 28/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court on Monday jailed prominent rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang for 4-1/2 years for subversion of state power, a sentence denounced [more…]

Trump doubts lawmakers can reach acceptable border security deal

Trump doubts lawmakers can reach acceptable border security deal

Published 28/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump expressed skepticism on Sunday that U.S. lawmakers seeking to avoid another government shutdown could reach a deal on border [more…]

Kamala Harris launches White House bid, hits Trump’s ‘medieval’ wall

Kamala Harris launches White House bid, hits Trump’s ‘medieval’ wall

Published 28/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Kamala Harris launched her 2020 White House campaign on Sunday with attacks on President Donald Trump’s policies at a rally [more…]

Roger Stone open to talking with Mueller in Russia probe

Roger Stone open to talking with Mueller in Russia probe

Published 27/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Roger Stone, an ally of President Donald Trump and a longtime Republican operative, did not rule out on Sunday cooperating with Special [more…]