Nine foreign judges of Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal to stay
... picture was taken on January 6, 2018 by a pedestrian walking past the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal building in Hong Kong. VIVEK PRAKASH AFP Hong KONG - Nine foreign judges, including five from the United Kingdom, have confirmed on Thursday that they will stay ... ... British judges — Lord Robert Reed and Lord Patrick Hodge, the UK Supreme Court spokesman and deputy president of the Court of Final ... ... judges - Robert French , Anthony Gleeson and William Gummow - stated in an email to the South China Morning Post that they support ...
Updated: 04/01/2022
Honduran ex-president Hernandez extradited to US
... handcuffed as officers of the police take him out of his house after receiving an extradition order from the United States. HONDURAN POLICE AFP TEGUCIGALPA , Honduras ratified on Monday a decision to extradite former president Juan Orlando Hernandez to the United States to face drug traffickers charges, according to the Supreme Court of Justice CSJ of Honduras The magistrates have ruled against the appeal filed, meaning the decision to grant the extradition of Juan Orlando Hernandez by the judge of first instance on March 16 is confirmed, according to Melvin Duarte , CSJ spokesman....
Updated: 03/29/2022
Honduran ex-president loses appeal to avoid extradition to U.S.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - former President Juan Orlando Hern ndez of Honduras lost an appeal on Monday to avoid extradition to the United States, setting the stage for what could become the highest profile drug trafficking case in New York since the trial of Mexican ... ... drug trafficking case in New York since the trial of Mexican cartel chief Joaqu n Guzm n, known as El Chapo . The Honduran Supreme Court ruled against a motion by Hern ndez's lawyers to block the extradition request filed in February by the United States. The ...
Updated: 03/28/2022
Supreme Court challenges California pork law
The Supreme Court on Monday put pork on its legal menu, which is a challenge to a California law ... ... sell pork in California unless the pig is born to a sow with at least 24 square feet of space and in conditions that allow the sow to turn around freely without touching... ... pork producers challenging the law said that hardly any commercially bred sows in the United States are housed with that much space. Because California imports nearly all of the...
Updated: 03/28/2022
Supreme Court blocks Navy SEALs who refuse vaccine
The Supreme Court of Justice on Friday blocked a court order that prevented the Navy from sending Navy SEALs who refuse to get a Covid vaccine. ... ... Navy , Alito said. Justice Brett Kavanaugh said he agreed with the Supreme Court order. He said that the President of the United States, not any federal judge, is the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces . Kavanaugh said that the judge improperly inserted ...
Updated: 03/25/2022
NCLT declares Supertech insolvent
The NCLT Delhi bench has declared Supertech Limited insolvent after ... ... the National Company Law Tribunal. The company that has a number of ongoing projects in multiple cities is trying to get non-payment ... ... Capital Region due to its sheer size of operations and number of units under construction, which was ordered by the Supreme Court last year for the demolition of its two high rise towers ... ... The National Company Law Tribunal NCLT Management of the Company stated that the Company will be approaching NCLAT in the matter ...
Updated: 03/25/2022
Alabama AG declines whether Biden is duly elected president
... General Steve Marshall on Thursday declined to say whether Joe Biden had been duly elected president, as he testified against Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson during the fourth day of her Senate hearings. Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall on Thursday declined to say whether Joe Biden had been duly ... ... Jackson 's hearing, was asked by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R. I.e. if Biden was elected and lawfully serving president of the United States of America. Marshall said he is the president of the country. When Whitehouse asked a second time, he gave the same answer....
Updated: 03/24/2022
Billionaire MacKenzie Scott donates $275 million to Planned Parenthood
... $275 million to women's healthcare provider Planned Parenthood, the largest gift from a single donor in the organization's more ... ... history, Planned Parenthood said on Wednesday. The donation, part of Scott 's pledge to give away the majority of her wealth, was ... ... forefront of the political battle over abortion rights playing out in state legislatures and courts. Abortion access in the United States is on the decline as Republican-led states pass stricter ... ... on abortions in Texas that has withstood legal challenges. The Supreme Court has said it is willing to reinstate a ban on abortion ...
Updated: 03/23/2022
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