REUTERS/Will DunhamEven with some financial support from the school Espinoza, a single mother, still has a sizable tuition bill to pay.She decided against sending the girls, ages 14 and 11, to local public schools that would be free to attend.
Film producer Harvey Weinstein departs his sexual assault trial at New York Criminal Court in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.The allegations helped fuel the #MeToo movement, in which women have gone public with misconduct allegations against powerful men in business, entertainment and politics.
” The women - Heidi Lilley, Kia Sinclair and Ginger Pierro - were involved in the “Free the Nipple” movement, which court papers described as campaigns against “sexualized objectification of women” and in favor of women being able to go topless in public if they wish.Lilley and Sinclair were both arrested days later while topless on another beach where they were protesting Pierro’s arrest.
’” ELIMINATING JURORS Lawyers can excuse an unlimited number of potential jurors if they show bias for or against Weinstein.Each side can typically use “peremptory” challenges to eliminate up to three potential jurors they believe will be unsympathetic, without providing a reason.
He claims he was unfairly disciplined for making this disclosure and that the decision to dismiss him was because of his philosophical belief in ethical veganism.Dietary vegans and ethical vegans both eat a plant-based diet, but ethical vegans also try to exclude all forms of animal exploitation including not wearing clothing made from wool or leather and not using products tested on animals.
Senate begins the trial to consider impeachment charges against President Donald Trump, a handful of lawmakers from the House of Representatives will act as prosecutors to lay out the case against the president.Nadler’s committee crafted the two articles of impeachment against Trump, which were approved by the House on Wednesday.
In a motion joined by her codefendant, former company president Ramesh Balwani, Holmes's lawyers at Williams & Connolly write that the indictment "does not allege that a single patient received an inaccurate result."
Elizabeth Anne Holmes, former CEO of the now-defunct Theranos company.
Woman was awarded damages after hospital failed to detect signs of cervical cancer
The Whittington hospital in Camden, north London.She was awarded £580,000 in damages to cover the costs of fertility treatment, cryopreserving her eggs and having children by surrogacy in the UK.
A Mississippi man who has been tried six times in the same murder case will be allowed to post bail and leave custody for the first time in 22 years.During a hearing on Monday, a judge granted a bond request made by attorneys for 49-year-old Curtis Flowers.
Nearly 20% of the global firm's attorneys had a hand in advising on the long-simmering, record-breaking offering.Aramco Services Co.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors on Wednesday asked a judge to jail an associate of U.FILE PHOTO: Ukrainian-American businessman Lev Parnas and his wife Svetlana arrive at United States Courthouse in Manhattan, New York City, New York, December 2, 2019.
REUTERS/Erin Schaff/File PhotoThe justices declined to take the rare step of allowing Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich to pursue a case directly with the Supreme Court on the role the drugmaker played in the U.A federal bankruptcy judge has placed a hold on all of the lower court and state court cases against Purdue.
The union took Boris Johnson to court because of his threats to crash out of the EU despite being obliged to seek an extension under the Benn act.Photograph: Vudi Xhymshiti/AP
Boris Johnson’s lawyers are pursuing three low-paid workers and their union for at least £8,000 in court costs despite the prime minister breaking his promise on extending the Brexit deadline.
Actor who dropped first lawsuit against newspaper over reporting of rape allegations claims article conveyed he ‘got away with rape’
John Jarratt has launched a second defamation lawsuit against the Daily Telegraph over its reporting of rape allegations against him.Photograph: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images
Actor John Jarratt has launched a second defamation lawsuit against the Sunday Telegraph over its reporting of rape allegations against him.
Supreme Court’s consideration of a major gun rights case could end in a misfire, with the justices on Monday debating whether to dismiss a challenge backed by the powerful National Rifle Association to a New York City handgun ordinance.The four liberal justices indicated support for declaring the case moot because New York amended the measure.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New charges are likely in a criminal campaign finance case against Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, two associates of U.President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, a federal prosecutor said on Monday.
O) patent licensing practices fail to change, a trade group representing major automakers and two leading automotive suppliers said in court filings on Friday.REUTERS/Mike BlakeQualcomm is seeking to overturn a sweeping antitrust decision requiring it to renegotiate its licensing agreements at reasonable prices.
A judge has found that Asic, which was being sued for defamation by a trader, was protected by qualified privilege
Asic defended the defamation action using qualified privilege in the New South Wales supreme court.Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images
The corporate regulator has defeated a defamation claim brought against it by the head of a sharemarket trading company in a case that bolsters the defence of qualified privilege.
FILE PHOTO: A man stands outside the U.The justices left in place an April ruling by the Wisconsin Supreme Court that found that a federal law that shields website operators from liability for user content applied to Armslist LLC, the operator of Armslist.
A Maryland judge on June 30, 2016 ordered a new trial for Adnan Syed, whose murder conviction was put into question by the 2014 podcast "Serial.Supreme Court on Monday rejected his bid for a new trial in a case that captured public attention after the podcast “Serial” raised questions about his prosecution.