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  • In its Conference of December 4, 2015, the Court will consider petitions seeking review of issues such as whether disability payments are “earnings,” whether the district court has jurisdiction to expunge an individual’s criminal record on equitable grounds, and whether Texas’s standard for determining whether a capital defendant meets the definition of “intellectual disability” violates […]
  • YAOUNDE, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Suspected Boko Haram militants detonated two suicide bombs in a village in northern Cameroon on Saturday afternoon, killing at least five people, security sources and an official told Reuters. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/y83n5BXeAow/idAFL8N13N0LF20151128
  • TWIN SUICIDE ATTACKS BY SUSPECTED BOKO HARAM MILITANTS IN NORTH CAMEROON KILL AT LEAST ONE – SECURITY SOURCES Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/9OQeZuT-1jU/idAFL8N13N0KI20151128
  • LAGOS, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Militant Islamist group Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a procession of Shi’ite Muslims that killed at least 21 people in northern Nigeria’s Kano state, the SITE monitoring service reported on Saturday. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/WBOB3A-CDgk/idAFL8N13N0BD20151128
  • * U.N. special envoy vows to pursue peace deal (Recasts, adds detail throughout) Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/471tgjRhcqo/idAFL8N13N03C20151128
  • The petition of the day is: Miller v. Federal Election Commission 15-428 Issue: Whether the ban on political contributions by federal contractors in 52 U.S.C. § 30119, as applied to individuals such as petitioner and the other plaintiffs, is sufficiently tailored to meet the requirements of the Equal Protection component of the Fifth Amendment and […]
  • Guide to economic indicators ** This Diary is filed daily *** ————————————————————- SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 28 NEW DELHI – India Economic Summit (to Nov. 30). MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30 ANKARA – Central bank of Turkey publishes financial stability report – 0800 GMT. PRETORIA – South African Reserve Bank holds its Gauteng province monetary policy forum – 1630 […]
  • * That was fast! When Howard Bashman (of our sister site How Appealing) talks, the U.S. Supreme Court listens. [How Appealing] * She doesn’t mention it much on the campaign trail, but Carly Fiorina is the daughter of Article III aristocracy — the late Judge Joseph T. Sneed III, a prominent conservative on the Ninth […]
  • How did Michele Roberts become such an influential figure in the legal profession, and what lessons does her inspiring career offer? Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/0Y9bFSAnRVE/story01.htm
  • What do we talk about when we talk about “counsel”? Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/pHUjfkxrMVI/story01.htm
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