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Israel’s Supreme Court Orders Demolition of Palestinian Village in West Bank

Israel’s Supreme Court Orders Demolition of Palestinian Village in West Bank

🕔15:17, 25.May 2018

Critics have denounced the ruling saying that the decision, which will devastate a community of some 35 families belonging to the Jahalin Bedouin tribe, is another example of the Israel’s policy of ethnic cleansing.

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Trump vs. Hawaii Case Heads Now to Supreme Court

Trump vs. Hawaii Case Heads Now to Supreme Court

🕔10:39, 25.Apr 2018

And his campaign website stated that Trump “is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on.”

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Students In Obama-Era DACA Program Now Ineligible For In-State Tuition – Court Says

Students In Obama-Era DACA Program Now Ineligible For In-State Tuition – Court Says

🕔15:40, 11.Apr 2018

The unanimous ruling Monday will affect at least 2,000 students who participate in DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), which began in 2012 and which President Donald Trump has been looking to scrap or change since taking office in 2017.

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Rebecca Dallet Biography and Profile

Rebecca Dallet Biography and Profile

🕔09:28, 4.Apr 2018

Rebecca Dallet said, “I have spent my career, first as a prosecutor, and now as a judge, working to make our community safer. I’ve overseen both civil and criminal courts—making tough decisions to send violent criminals away, and rendered compassionate verdicts to give people a second chance.” Read Rebecca Dallet Biography and Profile.

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Wisconsin Race: Dallet Beats Money-Machine and NRA Backer Screnock

Wisconsin Race: Dallet Beats Money-Machine and NRA Backer Screnock

🕔09:17, 4.Apr 2018

Liberal judge Rebecca Dallet cruised to victory in race to serve on the Wisconsin Supreme Court for a 10-year term, the Associated Press reported late on Tuesday. Dallet defeated conservative judge Michael Screnock who was endorsed by Wisconsin’s Republican governor, Scott Walker, narrowing conservative control of the court to 4-3 from 5-2.

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Supreme Court Rejects Mahatma Gandhi Death Re-Probe

Supreme Court Rejects Mahatma Gandhi Death Re-Probe

🕔10:57, 28.Mar 2018

Mahatma Gandhi was shot dead at point blank range in New Delhi on January 30, 1948, by Godse, a right-wing advocate of Hindu nationalism. The assassination case had led to the conviction and execution of Godse and Apte on November 15, 1949. Savarkar was given benefit of doubt due to lack of evidence.

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Republicans, Democrats Battle in Court For Maryland Redistricting Case

Republicans, Democrats Battle in Court For Maryland Redistricting Case

🕔09:07, 28.Mar 2018

The justices are hearing arguments Wednesday in an appeal filed by Republicans in Maryland. They complain that Democrats who controlled the state government in 2011 drew a congressional district for the express purpose of ousting the Republican incumbent and replacing him with a Democrat.

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Spanish Supreme Court Judge to Try 13 Catalan Leaders For Rebellion Punishable By Up to 25 Years in Jail

Spanish Supreme Court Judge to Try 13 Catalan Leaders For Rebellion Punishable By Up to 25 Years in Jail

🕔12:51, 23.Mar 2018

A Spanish Supreme Court judge on Friday said he would try 13 Catalan leaders for rebellion, a crime punishable by up to 25 years in jail, over their role in Catalonia’s banned independence drive last year.

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US Supreme Court Allows Revamp of Pennsylvania Electoral Map

US Supreme Court Allows Revamp of Pennsylvania Electoral Map Updated

🕔00:00, 6.Feb 2018

Justice Samuel Alito denied an emergency application filed by Republicans to stop the immediate reworking of the electoral district boundaries, preserving a ruling by the state’s top court that they had unlawfully sought partisan advantage over the Democrats in drawing the maps.

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Narendra Modi Government Ends Haj Subsidy for Muslim Hajj

Narendra Modi Government Ends Haj Subsidy for Muslim Hajj

🕔12:09, 16.Jan 2018

The Haj subsidy is given to Muslim Hajj pilgrims by the government in form of discounted fares on Air India. It also includes assistance to Muslim pilgrims for domestic travel to reach specially designed Haj departure airport terminals, medical cares, lodging assistance and meal. 

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