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Judge refuses to remove himself after Weinstein’s lawyers claim bias

Judge refuses to remove himself after Weinstein’s lawyers claim bias

Published 09/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Denying he was biased, the judge in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial on Thursday refused to remove himself from the high-profile case, [more…]

Will having a lead female defense attorney help Harvey Weinstein? The jury is out

Will having a lead female defense attorney help Harvey Weinstein? The jury is out

Published 09/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Donna Rotunno agreed to represent former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein as lead defense attorney in his New York rape trial, [more…]

U.S. court blocks Trump from enforcing ‘public charge’ immigration rule

U.S. court blocks Trump from enforcing ‘public charge’ immigration rule

Published 09/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Wednesday refused to set aside an injunction blocking the Trump administration from enforcing a rule that [more…]

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein’s bail, citing violations

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein’s bail, citing violations

Published 07/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has at times failed to wear a required electronic tracking device, New York prosecutors said Friday, asking [more…]

U.S. Supreme Court weighs challenge to New York gun transport limits

U.S. Supreme Court weighs challenge to New York gun transport limits

Published 01/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court will hear its first major gun rights case in nearly a decade on Monday in a challenge [more…]

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York judge has denied Harvey Weinstein’s request to dismiss two predatory sexual assault charges, ahead of the former Hollywood [more…]

Media mogul Bloomberg enters U.S. presidential race, takes aim at Trump

Media mogul Bloomberg enters U.S. presidential race, takes aim at Trump

Published 25/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Billionaire media mogul Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of America’s largest city, jumped into the race for the Democratic U.S. presidential nomination [more…]

Bloomberg News will not investigate Michael Bloomberg or Democratic rivals

Bloomberg News will not investigate Michael Bloomberg or Democratic rivals

Published 25/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bloomberg News said on Sunday it will not investigate its founder and former New York mayor, Michael Bloomberg, after he launched [more…]

U.S. records one new case in measles outbreak

U.S. records one new case in measles outbreak

Published 11/11/2019

(Reuters) - One new case of measles was reported this weekend in the United States, with the country suffering its worst outbreak of the highly [more…]

Bloomberg faces big challenges if he leaps into 2020 White House race

Bloomberg faces big challenges if he leaps into 2020 White House race

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has the money and name recognition to shake up the Democratic presidential race, but he [more…]