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  • Surviving sickness can make you stronger. … Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/tar-home/~3/GOvQ6Uwml5w/surviving-ebola-africa-cries-out-for-healthcare-boost.html
  • The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Thursday. – – – – – EVENTS: KENYA – The central bank sells the 91-day Treasury bill. GHANA – Expecting the latest Producer Price Inflation data. MALAWI – The central bank’s Monetary Policy Committee meets […]
  • The petition of the day is: Estate of Barabin v. AstenJohnson, Inc. 13-1252 Issue: Whether, in a federal jury case, a district judge’s procedural failure to make detailed findings under Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals regarding important expert testimony requires the appellate court to order a new trial, regardless of whether there was actually any […]
  • LONDON, Aug 21 (Reuters) – An emergency research call has been launched to help fight the world’s worst Ebola outbreak in West Africa, with the British government and the Wellcome Trust medical charity pledging a combined 6.5 million pounds ($10.8 million). Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/hIwOHSH8HrE/idAFL5N0QQ4PJ20140820
  • LONDON, Aug 21 (Reuters) – An emergency research call has been launched to help fight the world’s worst Ebola outbreak in West Africa, with the British government and the Wellcome Trust medical charity pledging a combined 6.5 million pounds ($10.8 million). Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/tw9tJqVHK_Q/idAFL5N0QQ3H020140820
  • Despite long term claims that Bitter Lawyer is being revamped, this time it really is. Turns out, our favorite un-lawyer Lisa Needham, aka snipy on the twitters and a writer for the far more respectable Lawyerist, decided that she was done with this nonsense and is taking over. And snipy isn’t alone, because she somehow […]
  • Bad law schools are the participation trophies of higher education. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/bVedfeORUA8/story01.htm
  • * Anna Nicole Smith’s estate finally loses its effort to secure a piece of her late husband’s estate. This whole thing was like Bleak House with boobs. [Jezebel] * Supreme Court halts same-sex marriage in Virginia. So there you go. [ABC News] * Our old friend the Affluenza kid is back in the news, but […]
  • Above the Law extends thanks to its advertisers. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/2EXaAh7P9C4/story01.htm
  • Just as it did when a federal trial judge in Utah struck down that state’s ban on same-sex marriage, this afternoon the Supreme Court put on hold a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, which had held that Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. Michele McQuigg, the county clerk […]