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  • While there is a pressing need for greater flight capacity, the ruling party’s flagship project is causing rumblings of discontent amid claims that party cadres will profit. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/tar-home/~3/juR42SIETm8/angola-luandas-costly-new-airport-raises-questions.html
  • NAIROBI, Nov 18 (Reuters) – – The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Tuesday. – – – – – EVENTS: SOUTH AFRICA – Treasury auctions 2.35 billion rand of its 2032 , 2037 and 2048 bonds. SOUTH AFRICA – Cement maker PPC […]
  • The petition of the day is: SQM North America Corporation v. City of Pomona 14-297 Issue: Whether, as the Ninth Circuit held, in open and admitted conflict with other courts of appeals, a district court may exclude expert testimony as unreliable only when it is based on a “faulty methodology or theory,” or whether, as […]
  • DUBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Tuesday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/bP4ywbhS-4Y/idAFL6N0T803M20141118
  • (Repeats earlier column. John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own) Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/DunNJcRVTYo/idAFL6N0T740G20141118
  • Eliot Spitzer prosecuted and Alan Dershowitz defended; who prevailed? Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/Lxc7Fz_PNb8/story01.htm
  • * ADA complaint filed by former TV anchor fired for drunkenness. On behalf of the ATL staff, we’re watching this one closely. [Chicagoland Radio and Media] * Some of these made their way into the pages of Above the Law before, but this is an excellent compilation of “12 Unbelievable Courtroom Moments Caught on Tape.” […]
  • The Knicks have a 3-8 record this season, and yet this lawyer claims he’s happy he quit his job to see them fail as a team. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/fdR4gWo5dV8/story01.htm
  • UPDATED 6:05 p.m. On Friday, the blog posted a story on same-sex marriage filings that day. It did not have a link to the petition in the Tennessee case. It can be read here. ———– The same-sex marriage constitutional controversy reached the Supreme Court on Monday in its simplest form, testing the constitutionality of a […]
  • Oyez has posted audio recordings of last week’s oral arguments. The Court heard arguments last week in: T-Mobile South, LLC v. City of Roswell, Ga. M&G Polymers USA, LLC v. Tackett Comptroller v. Wynne Alabama Legislative Black Caucus v. Alabama Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/scotusblog/pFXs/~3/nfVxU7wlKv8/