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  • The transcript in Young v. UPS is here. The transcript in Hana Financial v. Hana Bank is here. Source:
  • MALABO, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Favourites Algeria were handed a difficult African Nations Cup draw on Wednesday, grouped with fellow World Cup finalists Ghana as well as form teams Senegal and South Africa. Source:
  • Twenty leading litigators talk about some of their most celebrated cases. Source:
  • GENEVA, Dec 3 (Reuters) – The death toll from the Ebola epidemic has risen to 6,070 out of 17,145 cases as of Nov. 30, and the virus continues to spread intensely across Sierra Leone, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday. Source:
  • BONNY ISLAND, Nigeria, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Niger Delta fishermen are no strangers to seeing oil spill into their waters from leaky pipelines, but even they were shocked by the scale of the slick stretching for miles from a Shell facility across the swamps and into the ocean. Source:
  • Spoiler alert: No. But now we have empirical evidence! Source:
  • Analysis When the going gets tough as the Supreme Court tries to sort out a legal question, it is a natural tendency to think that knowing more about the facts would help. That’s exactly where the Justices found themselves on Wednesday, as they explored just how to judge whether a workplace policy treats pregnant workers […]
  • LONDON, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Scientists have made the most comprehensive map yet of African genetic variation and say it should help them learn more about the role genes play in diseases such as malaria, haemorrhagic fever and hypertension in populations there. Source: