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  • NIAMEY, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Niger has issued an arrest warrant for the parliament speaker, a leading opposition figure who fled the country after being sought for questioning on suspicion of involvement in a baby-trafficking ring, judicial sources said on Monday. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/wk0rcYjpq4U/idAFL6N0RU5A420140929
  • The talons of justice patrol Texas. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/E273JpoZMb0/story01.htm
  • * Well here’s a headline: My Solo Practice Ended My Marriage. [Law Firm Suites] * Pennsylvania Attorney General claims officials sent and received porn via state email accounts for years, “including top state jurists and 30 current employees of the state Attorney General’s Office.” If the AG’s office is swapping porn at all hours, somehow… […]
  • There’s no truth without Ruth, and she pulled no punches in this interview. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/z5HYQuqPRqo/story01.htm
  • With just sixteen hours before polling stations were to open in Ohio, the Supreme Court on Monday afternoon blocked voters from beginning tomorrow to cast their ballots in this year’s general election. By a vote of five to four, the Justices put on hold a federal judge’s order providing new opportunities for voting before election […]
  • How would you like to drink beer for a living? Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/sEXhkFWMnCs/story01.htm
  • In July 2014, the High Court (the ‘Court’) considered for the first time the implications of the landmark decision in Google Spain, when delivering an interim judgment in the case of Hegglin v Persons Unknown [2014] EWHC 2808 (the ‘Judgment’). Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/TvM5ayv4xeU/story01.htm
  • Ed note: This post originally appeared on Peter S. Vogel’s Internet, Information Technology & e-Discovery Blog. When the defendants could not otherwise be located and served by paper, face-to-face, two Judges ordered service on Facebook since the defendants were in Turkey and Antigua. Since Turkey “has not specifically objected to service by email or social… […]
  • UPDATED 2:12 p.m. The Court’s amended calendar for oral argument in October is here. —————– The Supreme Court, apparently finding that little is left of a case that the Justices were to hear on opening day of the new Term next week, dismissed on Monday the case of Public Employees Retirement System v. IndyMac. That […]
  • On October 8, in Warger v. Shauers, the Court will hear oral arguments on whether, in support of a motion for a new trial, a juror may testify about statements made during deliberations which show that another juror gave misleading answers to questions asked on voir dire. At issue is the interpretation of Federal Rule […]