A Michigan court has released the 15-year-old girl who was jailed for failing to complete her homework

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juvenile detention Getty The 15-year-old Michigan girl who was sent to a juvenile detention center in May after failing to complete her academic assignments has been released. The Michigan Court of Appeals ordered for her “immediate release” on Friday, ProPublica reported.  In a statement released to WDIV-TV on the girl’s mother’s behalf, “they are both extremely … Read more A Michigan court has released the 15-year-old girl who was jailed for failing to complete her homework

Supreme Court sides with Trump on building border wall with diverted military funds

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Court overturns Boston Marathon bomber's death sentence

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A federal appeals court Friday threw out Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s death sentence in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, saying the judge who oversaw the case did not adequately screen jurors for potential biases. A three-judge panel of the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered a new penalty-phase trial on whether the 27-year-old Tsarnaev should be … Read more Court overturns Boston Marathon bomber's death sentence

Ghislaine Maxwell granted stay of execution by US court, delaying release of incriminating court papers

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Ghislaine Maxwell – Patrick McMullan The release of court documents said to incriminate Ghislaine Maxwell has been delayed after a US court granted the British socialite at the heart of the Jeffrey Epstein scandal a stay of execution, it has emerged. Papers including her deposition statement will be kept under wraps in what her legal … Read more Ghislaine Maxwell granted stay of execution by US court, delaying release of incriminating court papers

Appeals court will rehear Michael Flynn case, a rare move after 3-year legal, political saga

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WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., has agreed to rehear the case of Michael Flynn, a move that could resume the challenge to the Justice Department’s controversial decision to abandon its prosecution of President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser.  In a 2-1 decision last month, a three-judge panel from the appeals court ordered … Read more Appeals court will rehear Michael Flynn case, a rare move after 3-year legal, political saga

D.C. Circuit Court Agrees to Hear Case on Barr’s Decision to Drop Charges against Michael Flynn

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The U.S. Appeals Court for the District of Columbia Circuit on Thursday vacated an earlier ruling by the court to dismiss the case of former national security adviser Michael Flynn. A majority of judges on the Circuit Court agreed to an en banc rehearing of the case against Flynn, meaning that all eleven of the … Read more D.C. Circuit Court Agrees to Hear Case on Barr’s Decision to Drop Charges against Michael Flynn

Full appeals court to review dismissal of Michael Flynn case

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The entire Washington-based federal appeals court is stepping into the legal dispute over former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn as it weighs whether a judge can be forced to dismiss a case that the Justice Department no longer wants to pursue. The action Thursday by the full U.S. Court of Appeals … Read more Full appeals court to review dismissal of Michael Flynn case

Japanese court recognises ‘black rain’ victims of Hiroshima atomic bomb

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The plaintiffs celebrate outside a court in Hiroshima, holding up a banner which reads ‘Overall Victory’ – 115323 0900/ Kyodo News Nearly 75 years after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, a Japanese court has ordered that 84 people who were exposed to radioactive “black rain” be made eligible for the same medical benefits … Read more Japanese court recognises ‘black rain’ victims of Hiroshima atomic bomb

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg undergoes bile duct procedure in New York hospital

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is resting comfortably after undergoing a non-surgical medical procedure on a bile duct stent on Wednesday at a New York City hospital, the court said. Ginsburg, at 87 the oldest member of the Supreme Court and its senior liberal justice, expects to be released from … Read more U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg undergoes bile duct procedure in New York hospital