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Vietnamese woman dragged and physically forced to take COVID-19 test by authorities to sue

Yahoo Daily News 16 Oct 2021
Lawyers’ statement. Lan’s lawyers have said that the police violated her human rights and broke the law ... Another lawyer, Dang Dinh Manh, explained that the taskforce committed illegal acts by breaking into Lan’s home, damaging her assets and arresting her illegally ... Lawyer Hoang Van Huong told Tuoi Tre.
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Ruling could block Alabama execution scheduled next week

Springfield News-Sun 16 Oct 2021
Lawyers for Smith said he has an IQ in the 70s and should have received help under the 1990 act that bars discrimination against those with disabilities ... Smith also had a conversation with his then-lawyer in 2018 when the form was distributed, an attorney for the state told the judges. “The evidence is he talked to his lawyer in June.
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Public Interest Disclosure Laws Stall as Government Interest Reigns

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 16 Oct 2021
The nation’s leading authority on whistleblower protections Griffith University Law Professor A J Brown told Sydney Criminal Lawyers in July that the definition of “intelligence information” in the PID Act is “too broad”, which prevents an individual “going to a third party or going public”.
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U.S. to pay for drone strike

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 16 Oct 2021
29 in the last American drone strike before U.S ... "Dr ... Pentagon officials said Friday that no specific amount for condolence payments was discussed in Thursday's meeting, but that it would be in future discussions between the department and the aid organization and its lawyers, who are acting on behalf of the family in Afghanistan ... .
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US pledges to pay family of those killed in botched Kabul drone strike

Straits Times 16 Oct 2021
Pentagon officials said Friday that no specific amount for condolence payments was discussed in Thursday's meeting, but that it would be in future discussions between the department and the aid organisation and its lawyers, who are acting on behalf of the family in Afghanistan ... More on this topic. � ....
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Boudica is NOT a terrorist: Supreme Court rules Celtic warrior queen is a 'national hero' ...

The Daily Mail 15 Oct 2021
In her trial, which was run by the education charity Classics for All and involved QC lawyers, the warrior queen was 'charged' under the Terrorism Act 2000 ... In her trial, which was run by the education charity Classics for All and involved QC lawyers, the warrior queen was 'charged' under the Terrorism Act 2000.
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Former Boeing 737 Max pilot charged with fraud

BBC News 15 Oct 2021
A lawyer for the victims' relatives said Mr Forkner had not acted alone ... But a lawyer representing the relatives of crash victims said Mr Forkner did not act alone, and prosecutors needed to go much further in attempting to find out how far the deception actually went.
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Spectator behind pile-up at Tour de France faces four-month suspended sentence

Inside The Games 15 Oct 2021
A verdict is expected to be delivered on December 9.CPA lawyer Romuald Palao has urged roadside spectators to act responsibly in response to the mass pile-up at the Tour de France ©Getty Images. Romuald Palao, a lawyer for the ... "People on the side of the road must act responsibly.".
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Mark Hankinson: Leading UK huntsmen found guilty of Hunting Act breach 

ITV 15 Oct 2021
One of Britain’s leading huntsmen has been found guilty of encouraging or assisting others to commit an offence under the Hunting Act ... During the trial the court heard that trail hunting is a “potent excuse” for real fox hunting, with the laying of the fake scent simply acting as a cover.
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Lawyer to challenge LGBTQ+ bill at Supreme Court

Ghana Web 15 Oct 2021
• Some other groups of 18 renowned lawyers and professionals want the bill scrapped ... While some 8 Members of Parliament have presented a bill before parliament to criminalize the act of LGBTQ+, a group of 18 renowned lawyers and other professionals have also sent a memorandum to parliament for the bill to be thrashed.
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Norway court to decide on detention of bow-and-arrow attacker

The Times of India 15 Oct 2021
Braathen, a convert to Islam who had shown signs of radicalisation, went on a rampage through the small town, attacking people in a store as well as on the streets and in their homes in an apparent "act of terror" according to police ... Braathen is believed to have acted alone and is cooperating with the investigation, police have said.
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Norway court to decide on detention of bow-and-arrow terror attacker

Irish Independent 15 Oct 2021
Braathen, a convert to Islam who had shown signs of radicalisation, went on a rampage through the small town, attacking people in a store as well as on the streets and in their homes in an apparent "act of terror", according to police ... Braathen is believed to have acted alone and is cooperating with the investigation, police have said.
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Italian court stops trial against Egyptians over student's murder

The Times of India 15 Oct 2021
The judges ruled that the four could not be tried in absentia because prosecutors had been unable to officially inform them of the judicial process against them, a court-appointed defence lawyer told AFP ... All four not only knew about the trial but had "systematically and persistently acted to slow and block the investigation", he said.
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Trump expected to give deposition in protesters' lawsuit

Johnson City Press 15 Oct 2021
The lawsuit stems from a Sept ... Lawyers for the plaintiffs have argued that Trump should have known that the security personnel would act in a “negligent or reckless manner.”. “This is a case about Donald Trump’s security guards assaulting peaceful demonstrators on a public sidewalk,” lawyer Benjamin Dictor said Thursday ... 4 filing.Recommended Videos.
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Trump ordered to give deposition in 2015 case

East Bay Times 15 Oct 2021
Robert Durst sentenced to life in prison for killing friend Ex-Valley Christian coach gets six-year prison sentence for sexually abusing girl athletes Norway officials call bow-and-arrow killings ‘act of terror’ SC lawyer charged with taking insurance money in ...
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