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  • At 9:30 a.m. on Monday we expect orders from the Court’s November 14 Conference. We will report on any action taken by the Court as soon as possible. We do not expect opinions in argued cases. Source:
  • What allegedly happened between this judge and his intern? Source:
  • Ruling that the Obama administration has gone as far as it needed to avoid intruding on the religious beliefs of non-profit colleges, hospitals, and charities, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Friday upheld the latest version of the birth control mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The decision […]
  • We all wondered where the disgraced former dean would end up. You won’t believe what he’s doing now. Source:
  • South Africa’s national climate change dialogues this week yielded a comprehensive picture of the new landscape the country has entered into. Source:
  • GABORONE, Nov 14 (Reuters) – A Botswana judge overturned a government ban on a gay rights lobbying group on Friday, a rare victory for African gay rights campaigners on a continent where homosexuality remains highly contentious. Source:
  • LAGOS, Nov 14 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s overnight interbank lending rate jumped 287 basis points to 10.87 percent on Friday as the central bank mopped up liquidity via treasury bill sales to ward off pressure on the naira, dealers said. Source:
  • * Debate over why local staff not given experimental drugs Source:
  • NAIROBI, Nov 14 (Reuters) – – The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. – – – – – EVENTS: KENYA – Energy Regulatory Commission fuel price review. NIGERIA – Weekly interbank rates report GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks dipped on Friday following […]
  • The petition of the day is: Ocasio v. United States 14-361 Issue: Whether a conspiracy to commit extortion requires that the conspirators agree to obtain property from someone outside the conspiracy. Source: