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Scottish court rules suspension of British Parliament 'unlawful'

Scotland's highest court of appeal ruled that British PM Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament was unlawful. But the court did not call for...

Scottish court rules suspension of British Parliament 'unlawful'

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U.K. court rules Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament unlawful Judges at Scotland’s highest court in Edinburgh said Britain’s Supreme Court must make the final decision. A hearing there is due to begin Tuesday....
12:04, 2019-09-11

UK Supreme Court rules Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament was unlawful Britain’s highest court on Tuesday ruled that Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament in the run-up to Brexit was “unlawful&...
14:00, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament unlawful, supreme court rules Judges rule unanimously that PM’s decision to prorogue parliament can be examined by judgesLatest politics news - live updatesThe supreme court has r...
12:53, 2019-09-24

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament ruled unlawful by Scottish court - LIVE updates Boris Johnson's prorogation of Parliament has been ruled as "unlawful" by Scotland's highest civil court....
12:08, 2019-09-11

British court rules Boris Johnson’s shutdown of Parliament unlawful A British court on Wednesday ruled that Boris Johnson’s controversial shutdown of Parliament is unlawful — but still did not overturn it....
14:24, 2019-09-11

Scottish judges rule PM's suspension of parliament is unlawful Appeal court says prorogation order ‘void’ but fails to issue injunction for MPs to returnFollow all the latest political news on our live blogScotti...
13:12, 2019-09-11

Scottish judges rule Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament unlawful Court backs MPs who said prorogation breached constitutionFollow all the latest political news on our live blogScottish appeal court judges have decl...
12:08, 2019-09-11

Supreme court to hear claims suspension of parliament is unlawful Decision to increase number of judges from nine to 11 signifies significance of hearingSupreme court hearing - the key issuesEleven supreme court jus...
07:00, 2019-09-17

Boris Johnson news LIVE: PM says he will return to Parliament after Supreme Court rules prorogation was unlawful Boris Johnson has said he will travel home from the US after speaker John Bercow ordered MPs to return to Parliament tomorrow....
15:13, 2019-09-24

Supreme Court rules prorogation unlawful: UK newspapers divided on PM's defeat over Parliament shutdown The fallout from a historic Supreme Court ruling that found Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament unlawful is today splashed over the front pages ...
07:16, 2019-09-25

U.K. Supreme Court rules Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament was illegal Supreme Court President Brenda Hale said the suspension "was unlawful because it had the effect of frustrating or preventing the ability of Parliamen...
12:48, 2019-09-24

UK Supreme Court: Prorogation of Parliament was unlawful The UK Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament was unlawful. The Supreme Court made a unani...
12:02, 2019-09-24

Supreme Court judges: Who are the people behind today's decision that Parliament prorogation was unlawful? Britain's top judges have ruled that Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament earlier this month was "unlawful" and must be cancelled....
12:42, 2019-09-24

Supreme Court judges: Who are the justices behind today's decision that Parliament prorogation was unlawful? Britain's top judges have ruled that Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament earlier this month was "unlawful" and must be cancelled....
13:20, 2019-09-24

UK Supreme Court decision LIVE: Boris Johnson to hear whether Parliament shutdown was unlawful The Supreme Court will today give its historic ruling over the legality of the five-week Parliament shutdown....
09:57, 2019-09-24

Supreme Court decision LIVE: Boris Johnson to hear whether Parliament shutdown was unlawful The Supreme Court will today give its historic ruling over the legality of the five-week Parliament shutdown....
08:21, 2019-09-24

Supreme Court decision: Boris Johnson in crushing defeat as Parliament prorogation declared unlawful Lady Hale said the proroguing of Parliament on September 9 was 'void' She said speakers of two Houses would decide what to do now Read our live updat...
12:21, 2019-09-24

Federal court rules that use of military funds for border wall is ‘unlawful’ _____ The Trump administration cannot access $2.5 billion in military funding to construct portions of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, the U.S. ...
19:36, 2019-06-29

Extinction Rebellion: High Court rules London protest ban 'unlawful' The group wins a High Court challenge against the Metropolitan Police over a London-wide ban on protests....
12:08, 2019-11-06

Extinction Rebellion: High Court rules London protest ban unlawful Lawyers say police now face claims for false imprisonment from "potentially hundreds" of protesters....
12:48, 2019-11-06

High court to rule on UK suspension of Parliament The High Court of England is set to deliver its verdict on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament is lawful or not. A...
10:12, 2019-09-06

London-wide ban on Extinction Rebellion protesters was unlawful, High Court rules A London-wide police ban on Extinction Rebellion protests was unlawful, the High Court has ruled....
11:24, 2019-11-06

Brexit latest news LIVE: Ruth Davidson quits as leader of Scottish Conservatives as Boris Johnson faces continued backlash over Parliament suspension Boris Johnson has been dealt a major blow after Ruth Davidson quit as leader of the Scottish Conservatives amid continued outrage over his decision t...
12:36, 2019-08-29

Brexit: UK Supreme Court to rule on suspension of parliament Britain's highest court is set to determine whether Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue parliament was unlawful. Critics have accused the prime mini...
10:28, 2019-09-17

High court rejects legal challenge over UK suspension of Parliament The High Court of England has said Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament is lawful. A similar legal challenge is also being ...
11:24, 2019-09-06

Supreme Court LIVE: John Bercow announces MPs will return to Parliament tomorrow after Boris Johnson's prorogation is ruled unlawful Speaker John Bercow has ordered MPs to return to Parliament tomorrow following a ruling by the Supreme Court that proroguing Parliament was unlawful....
14:09, 2019-09-24

Britain’s Supreme Court hears challenge to Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament Britain’s Supreme Court opened proceedings Tuesday to decide whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law when he suspended Parliament just wee...
12:49, 2019-09-17

Brexit: Supreme court begins hearing case over Johnson's suspension of parliament – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including day one of the supreme court hearing to decide on claims the suspension of parliament...
14:56, 2019-09-17

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Hearing begins over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament as protesters gather outside A Supreme Court hearing over Prime Minister Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks is under way....
12:40, 2019-09-17

EU Brexit news LIVE: Supreme Court to hear appeals over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament A legal battle over Prime Minister Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks will today be heard by the UK's highes...
08:36, 2019-09-17

Parliament suspension: Ex-PM John Major joins court fight to block Boris Johnson's shutdown Boris Johnson was today facing a growing storm over his decision to shut down Parliament as Sir John Major joined a legal battle to stop it ....
14:40, 2019-08-30

Brexit: Supreme court resumes hearing to decide if Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament lawful - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including day two of the supreme court hearing to decide if Boris Johnson’s five...
12:00, 2019-09-18

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Judges to hear from those challenging Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension in final day of hearing The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament...
08:21, 2019-09-19

EU Brexit news LIVE: Protesters gather outside Supreme Court ahead of appeals hearing over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament Protesters have gathered outside the Supreme Court ahead of a legal battle over Prime Minister Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parl...
10:40, 2019-09-17

Brexit news LIVE: Boost for Boris Johnson as High Court rejects Gina Miller's challenge over suspension of parliament Boris Johnson has been given a boost after the High Court rejected a legal challenge from campaigner Gina Miller over his planned suspension of parli...
12:32, 2019-09-06

Supreme Court judges urged to 'stand up for democracy' in Parliament suspension hearing Judges ruling over the legality of Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament have been urged to "stand up for democracy" in the second day of th...
19:00, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson's prorogation of parliament is lawful, high court rules PM found to have acted lawfully in advice he gave to Queen to suspend parliamentFollow the day’s political developments liveBoris Johnson’s decision ...
13:12, 2019-09-06

British lawmakers to return to parliament after Supreme Court ruling British lawmakers are returning to the House of Commons on Wednesday following the bombshell Supreme Court ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson h...
12:52, 2019-09-25

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: MPs to vote on snap general election ahead of Parliament suspension MPs are set to vote on a snap general election ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
22:04, 2019-09-09

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: MPs vote on snap general election ahead of Parliament suspension Boris Johnson's motion for a general election has been defeated for a second time ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
02:04, 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament not a matter for the judges, High Court rules Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks "is not a matter for the courts", the High Court has ruled....
16:04, 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson hints he will refuse to resign if Supreme Court rules he misled Queen over Parliament shutdown Boris Johnson has hinted that he would refuse to resign if the Supreme Court today rules that he abused his powers as prime minister by proroguing Pa...
01:08, 2019-09-24

UK Supreme Court LIVE news: Sir John Major claims Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension was motivated by 'political interest' Former prime minister Sir John Major has slammed Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension, saying he believed the move was motivated by his "political i...
16:08, 2019-09-19

EU court says Poland’s Supreme Court reforms unlawful WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The European Union’s top court has ruled that a Polish law that pushed Supreme Court judges into early retirement violate...
17:20, 2019-06-24

Hearing into whether suspending U.K. parliament is unlawful wraps up, decision to come next week At the end of a three-day hearing the court's president, Brenda Hale, said the 11 judges would give their ruling early next week....
19:48, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson to fly back into Brexit storm as Parliament reopens after his shutdown ruled unlawful Boris Johnson is set to fly back into a political storm as Parliament today reopens after the bombshell Supreme Court ruling that his five-week shutd...
01:56, 2019-09-25

John Bercow announces Parliament will resume tomorrow after Boris Johnson's prorogation was ruled unlawful John Bercow has announced that Parliament will resume tomorrow after Boris Johnson's prorogation was ruled unlawful....
13:20, 2019-09-24

John Bercow tells MPs to return to Parliament tomorrow morning after Boris Johnson's prorogation was ruled unlawful John Bercow has announced Parliament will resume tomorrow after Boris Johnson's prorogation was ruled unlawful....
14:09, 2019-09-24

UK ruling on suspension of Parliament: 5 things to know British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is braced for a Supreme Court ruling on whether he misled the Queen and forced an unlawful suspension of Parliam...
06:12, 2019-09-24

UK holds #StopTheCoup rallies against Johnson's suspension of parliament Thousands of protesters have condemned Boris Johnson for taking an "undemocratic" decision to suspend parliament. But he has defended his actions, sa...
16:52, 2019-08-31

Boris Johnson says he didn’t lie to the Queen about Parliament suspension The embattled British leader insisted the bleak scenario was ``not where we intend to end up.''...
14:00, 2019-09-12

Unlawful: the supreme court stuns Boris Johnson Philippe Sands QC on the decision by the supreme court to rule against the government on the suspension of parliament. Plus: Shoshana Zuboff on how t...
04:24, 2019-09-25

Scottish Parliament votes to hold second independence referendum Scotland's ministers have backed calls for a second independence referendum following a tight vote at Holyrood....
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Johnson under pressure to recall parliament following Scottish ruling The PM must resign if supreme court rules he misled the Queen, says Dominic GrieveLatest political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson is under ...
17:04, 2019-09-11

UK: Boris Johnson denies lying to the Queen over Parliament suspension UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied that he lied to the Queen over his reasons for proroguing Parliament. The five-week suspension was ruled unlaw...
13:08, 2019-09-12

Boris Johnson denies lying to Queen over Parliament suspension Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament, insisting such claims were "absolutely not" true....
11:40, 2019-09-12

UK, EU ramp up Brexit talks as Parliament suspension backlash grows Boris Johnson said the UK and EU need to "step up the tempo" with bi-weekly Brexit talks. While Johnson tries to quickly renegotiate a divorce deal, ...
09:08, 2019-08-30

Brexit: chants of 'shame' as suspension of parliament descends into chaos Five-week suspension begins with shouts, singing and signs reading ‘silenced’ There were extraordinary scenes of chaos and anger in the House of Comm...
19:28, 2019-09-10

'Pay-for-delay' deals over drug generics unlawful: EU court adviser An adviser to the European Court of Justice said on Wednesday that an agreement to settle a patent dispute between a pharmaceutical company and gener...
11:04, 2020-01-22

Hong Kong court: Denying same-sex spousal benefits unlawful HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s Court of Final Appeal says the government cannot deny spousal employment benefits to same-sex couples in a ruling ...
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Scottish judge refuses to block Johnson proroguing parliament Lord Doherty rejects call for emergency injunction before full hearing next weekLatest Brexit developments – live updatesA Scottish judge has tempora...
13:20, 2019-08-30

Brexit: Queen consents to suspension of parliament for five weeks – live news Government will prorogue parliament in September, with Queen’s speech on 14 OctoberFull report: Suspension could prevent attempts to block no-deal Br...
17:00, 2019-08-28

Brexit: Boris Johnson denies lying to the Queen over Parliament suspension UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied that he lied to the Queen over his reasons for proroguing Parliament. The five-week suspension was ruled unlaw...
14:44, 2019-09-12

Brexit: Boris Johnson denies lying to queen over Parliament suspension UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied that he lied to Queen Elizabeth II over his reasons for proroguing Parliament. The five-week suspension was ru...
00:28, 2019-09-13

Queen looked at sacking Boris Johnson after Parliament suspension: report Queen Elizabeth II sought advice on how she could sack UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson after he unlawfully shut down Parliament for five weeks, accor...
07:44, 2019-10-01

UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia declared unlawful by court of appeal Exports contributed to indiscriminate civilian deaths in Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen, court rulesBritish arms sales to Saudi Arabia that were...
11:48, 2019-06-20

Scottish courts throw out challenge to Boris Johnson proroguing Parliament The highest court in Scotland has found Boris Johnson's planned prorogation of Parliament lawful....
13:00, 2019-09-04

Brexit: Boris Johnson heckled in Rotherham over suspension of parliament – live news John Bercow suggests ‘procedural creativity’ to stop no-deal Brexit as DUP insists it is opposed to deal to make Northern Ireland different from the ...
15:04, 2019-09-13

Brexit latest news LIVE: Protests due across UK as row continues over Parliament's suspension Protesters are expected to flood the streets of Britain today to rally against the Prime Minister's controversial plan to suspend Parliament....
09:32, 2019-08-31

Parliament suspension latest: Boris Johnson at war with senior Tories over plans for Commons shutdown Ruth Davidson quits as Scots party leader Whip resigns over Parliament shutdown Follow our live updates HERE...
12:52, 2019-08-29

Hugh Grant slams Boris Johnson in expletive-laden tweet over Parliament suspension British actor Hugh Grant went on a profanity-laced tirade Wednesday blasting Prime Minister Boris Johnson for suspending Parliament for over a month ...
01:24, 2019-08-29

Brexit protests: Hundreds of thousands expected to flood streets to demonstrate against Parliament suspension Protesters are expected to flood the streets of Britain today to rally against the Prime Minister's controversial plan to suspend Parliament....
09:32, 2019-08-31

Parliament suspension: Portuguese woman becomes internet sensation after delivering impassioned Brexit statement A Portuguese woman has been hailed as a spokesperson for millions of EU citizens, after she interrupted a Sky News interview to make an impassioned s...
18:40, 2019-08-29

The Nebraskan Who Rules the Scottish Highland Games A former Strongman competitor trains nine times a week to be his best at events where he tosses heavy stones and logs....
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Brexit protests today: Hundreds of thousands expected to flood streets to demonstrate against Parliament suspension Protesters are expected to flood the streets of Britain today to rally against the Prime Minister's controversial plan to suspend Parliament....
10:24, 2019-08-31

MPs vote to force government to publish no-deal Brexit documents and private messages over Parliament suspension MPs have voted to force the Government to publish documents setting out the impact of a no-deal Brexit and private messages about the planning for th...
21:48, 2019-09-09

Brexit protests today: Thousands gather across the UK to demonstrate against Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament Thousands have gathered in cities across the UK as part of a nationwide protest against Boris Johnson's controversial plans to suspend Parliament ....
13:44, 2019-08-31

Parliament suspension: Ruth Davidson resigns, acknowledging 'conflict I have felt over Brexit' – live news Petition calling for parliament not to be suspended reaches more than 1.3m signatures as Davidson quits as Scottish Tory leaderFull story: Davidson q...
12:28, 2019-08-29

Hong Kong’s Court of Final Appeal says denying spousal employment benefits to same-sex couples is unlawful HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s Court of Final Appeal says denying spousal employment benefits to same-sex couples is unlawful....
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Sir John Major announces plans to join legal action against Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension Sir John Major said he wants to join the legal action over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament....
14:40, 2019-08-30

British lawmaker Vaz faces suspension over drug scandal Labour MP Keith Vaz was caught on tape expressing a willingness to purchase cocaine for men posing as male prostitutes who were conducting a sting. A...
16:00, 2019-10-28

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Boris Johnson 'suspended Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs as obstacle to Brexit,' Miller lawyer tells court Prime Minister Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs "as an obstacle" to Brexit, a Supreme Court has been told....
14:33, 2019-09-17

Met Police officer 'struck teen with unlawful blows,' court hears A Met officer repeatedly struck a handcuffed teenager with his police-issue baton as the boy shouted "What are you doing to me? I'm only a child," a ...
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UK Supreme Court LIVE: Boris Johnson 'prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs as obstacle to Brexit,' Gina Miller lawyer tells court Prime Minister Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs "as an obstacle" to Brexit, a Supreme Court has been told....
17:32, 2019-09-17

Parliament suspension: 'Hundreds of thousands' expected at disruptive protests over prorogation move Organisers are hoping "hundreds of thousands" of people will take part in disruptive protests across Britain this weekend in response to the Prime Mi...
19:12, 2019-08-30

Parliament prorogued: Opposition parties issue 'demand' that Boris Johnson backtracks on suspension plan Opposition parties have issued a joint statement to "demand" that Boris Johnson backtrack on his plan to prorogue Parliament....
21:20, 2019-08-29

London-wide ban on Extinction Rebellion protests was 'unlawful and abuse of power', High Court hears A London-wide police ban on Extinction Rebellion (XR) protests was "an abuse of power", High Court judges have heard....
20:12, 2019-10-24

Queen praises Scotland as a 'wonderful country' as she leads celebrations to mark 20 years of Scottish Parliament The Queen has praised Scotland as a "wonderful country" during celebrations to mark the 20th anniversary of the Scottish Parliament....
13:12, 2019-06-29

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson insists claims he lied to the Queen over Parliament suspension are 'absolutely not' true Boris Johnson has insisted claims he lied to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament were "absolutely not" true....
12:04, 2019-09-12

British man jailed for life over Parliament car ramming A man who drove his car into people outside the British Parliament last year, injuring several, has received a life sentence. A judge found that the ...
18:40, 2019-10-14

The British Parliament Had a Complete Nervous Breakdown How bad have things gotten in British politics these days? For an answer, look no further than the past 24 hours, when the UK Parliament lost its god...
17:52, 2019-09-10

Look: Fox wanders into British Parliament, tours building A fox found its way into the British Parliament and wandered through the building, to the surprise of workers and lawmakers....
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Fox sneaks into British Parliament, poops outside pol’s office And you thought American politics were wild. A mischievous fox slipped into a British Parliament building Thursday, scampered up a staircase — and re...
00:28, 2020-02-08

Brexit latest news: Boris Johnson claims opponents are hampering Brexit deal efforts as judge refuses bid to halt Parliament suspension - LIVE Boris Johnson has claimed that his opponents are preventing him from securing a Brexit deal with Europe....
14:40, 2019-08-30

British parliament to investigate reality TV shows after death Britain's parliamentary media committee has launched an investigation into the treatment of participants in reality TV shows after a man died shortly...
16:48, 2019-05-15

British Parliament declares 'climate change emergency' Lawmakers have approved a motion requiring the government to make proposals to "restore the UK's natural environment." The move comes after protester...
00:48, 2019-05-02

Alex Salmond: Former Scottish first minister to appear in court on charges of sexual assault and attempted rape Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond is due to appear in court on a series of sexual assault and attempted rape charges....
07:56, 2019-11-21

Brexit news LIVE: Scottish court to decide whether Boris Johnson can be jailed over no-deal The highest civil court in Scotland is preparing to hear arguments over whether Boris Johnson can be forced to extend Article 50 to avoid leaving the...
08:04, 2019-10-04

Banksy painting of chimps in British Parliament sells for record $12M Pandemonium befitting the British Parliament erupted at Sotheby’s in London when a Banksy painting depicting primates sitting in a Commons chamber fe...
16:32, 2019-10-04

British parliament to hold Citizens' Assembly on climate crisis British lawmakers will hold a Citizens' Assembly to gather views on how to meet its newly-strengthened emissions targets, parliament announced on Thu...
17:16, 2019-06-20

British politician Keith Vaz faces ban from Parliament for trying to buy drugs for prostitutes A British politician is set to be banned from Parliament for six months after a panel of lawmakers ruled that he offered to buy cocaine for male pros...
14:08, 2019-10-29

MP who held down John Bercow wanted to 'highlight public outcry' at Parliament suspension with 'act of defiance' An MP who held down the Speaker amid outcry at the proroguing of Parliament said he wanted to show solidarity with street protests against the move....
12:08, 2019-09-11

Brexit: British parliament to vote on Boris Johnson's EU divorce deal The British prime minister has said Saturday "can be the day we get Brexit done," adding that the UK would be out of the EU by October 31. To fulfill...
06:16, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson 'has spoken to the Queen' following Supreme Court 'unlawful' ruling Prime Minister Boris Johnson "has spoken to the Queen" following today's Supreme Court ruling that his prorogation of Parliament was unlawful....
21:52, 2019-09-24

Rebel British Parliament members plot to force new Brexit referendum: report Rebellious members of the British Parliament are plotting to find a way to force a second Brexit referendum, to give citizens the chance to vote agai...
16:00, 2019-10-26

Banksy Painting Depicting British Parliament as Chimps Hits Auction Block The painting known as “Devolved Parliament” showcases the enigmatic artist's satirical and cynical view of the British government as being run by a l...
22:48, 2019-09-27

A British politician clapped back at trolls who slut-shamed her for wearing an off-the-shoulder dress in parliament UK Parliament TV British politician Tracy Brabin has hit back at "keyboard warriors" who slut-shamed her for wearing a one-shoulder dress in UK parli...
18:16, 2020-02-05

British Prime Minister Theresa May plans a new push next month to get Parliament’s backing for a Brexit deal LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May plans a new push next month to get Parliament’s backing for a Brexit deal....
22:48, 2019-05-14

General Election 2019: Liberal Democrats and Scottish National Party case against ITV for being left out of leaders debate to start in High Court High Court judges will hear a legal challenge against ITV over an election debate which excludes the Liberal Democrat and SNP leaders....
06:24, 2019-11-18

NFL upholds Myles Garrett's indefinite suspension, reduces Maurkice Pouncey's suspension to two games The NFL heard appeals from both players this week in relation to punishment stemming from the TNF fight...
21:48, 2019-11-21

Supreme Court ruling on whether Boris Johnson unlawfully suspended Parliament: what you need to know Boris Johnson is today expected to learn if the UK's highest court will find that his move to suspend Parliament for five weeks was unlawful....
02:04, 2019-09-24

Spanish court blocks jailed Catalan leader from joining EU parliament Petition for Oriol Junqueras to leave jail to start process of becoming an MEP rejectedCatalonia’s jailed former vice-president, Oriol Junqueras, wil...
15:44, 2019-06-14

Supreme Court ruling: MPs share selfies as they travel back to Parliament MPs have wasted no time in responding to the Supreme Court's ruling that Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was unlawful....
15:13, 2019-09-24

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge PM suspending Parliament The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament...
11:48, 2019-09-19

Russia’s RT hit with British fine for breach of broadcast rules Moscow, in response, has warned British media operating in Russia that they could face consequences for the fine....
17:20, 2019-07-26

Supreme Court ruling over whether Boris Johnson unlawfully suspended Parliament will be given tomorrow A Supreme Court judgement on whether Boris Johnson unlawfully suspended Parliament is due to be delivered tomorrow, according to reports....
15:08, 2019-09-23

Brexit: Parliament could remain suspended even if court finds against PM, government suggests - as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the final day of the supreme court hearing to determine if Boris Johns...
19:56, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson flies to UK as parliament returns after court ruling – Politics live The prime minister has cut short his New York visit after suspension of parliament deemed unlawfulFull story: Boris Johnson flies back to face MPs fu...
07:48, 2019-09-25

The UK Supreme Court ruling on Boris Johnson's prorogation of Parliament in full The Supreme Court has sensationally declared Boris Johnson's prorogation of Parliament was unlawful and said it was void....
13:20, 2019-09-24

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge PM's suspending of Parliament The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament...
11:04, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court to decide whether PM can be jailed over no-deal The highest civil court in Scotland is preparing to hear arguments over whether Boris Johnson can be forced to extend Article 50 to avoid leaving the...
09:16, 2019-10-04

British athletes launch legal action against BOA over sponsorship rules • Gemili leads group saying BOA rules are ‘unjust and unlawful’• ‘The situation is completely unfair … we get brushed aside’Twenty high-profile Briti...
17:16, 2019-11-15

Brexit: Parliament could remain suspended even if court finds against PM, lawyers suggest - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the final day of the supreme court hearing to determine if Boris Johns...
14:00, 2019-09-19

UK Parliament LIVE: Geoffrey Cox defends Government as MPs return to Commons after Supreme Court ruling Attorney General Geoffrey Cox has said the Government accepts the Supreme Court's ruling over the unlawful suspension of Parliament....
13:44, 2019-09-25

Brexit: Parliament could remain suspended even if court finds against PM, government suggests - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the final day of the supreme court hearing to determine if Boris Johns...
14:16, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson lands at Heathrow ahead of showdown in Parliament after Supreme Court ruling Boris Johnson has landed at Heathrow ahead of a showdown in Parliament as it resumes following yesterday's monumental court ruling....
12:32, 2019-09-25

EU court rules against autobahn tolls The ECJ has rejected the fees known as "vignettes" after Austria, with support from the Netherlands, had lodged a complaint. The EU has said the toll...
10:20, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court hears PM will ask for extension if divorce deal cannot be agreed in next two weeks Boris Johnson will ask the EU for a Brexit extension if he does not secure a divorce deal in the next two weeks, a Scottish court has heard....
15:04, 2019-10-04

During terrorist attacks, too many rules are stopping British first responders from saving lives An alarming trend has developed in recent British terrorist attacks: With the exception of the police, first responders are kept away from where they...
18:52, 2019-05-16

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Rory Stewart quits Tories as Scottish court to decide whether PM can be jailed over no-deal The highest civil court in Scotland is preparing to hear arguments over whether Boris Johnson can be forced to extend Article 50 to avoid leaving the...
11:04, 2019-10-04

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Hearing over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament enters second day Boris Johnson is set to defend his controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks at the UK's highest court as a hearing in front of ele...
08:41, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson statement LIVE: Prime Minister clashes with MPs in Parliament following Supreme Court ruling Boris Johnson has clashed with opposition MPs in the Commons as they rowed over the Supreme Court ruling and the Government's stance on Brexit....
21:48, 2019-09-25

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge Boris Johnson suspending Parliament in row over Brexit The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament...
13:04, 2019-09-19

Hangovers are an 'illness,' German court rules A firm claimed to have an anti-hangover concoction, but a Frankfurt court says this is unlawful. The ruling stated that food supplements cannot claim...
17:16, 2019-09-24

Court Rules Obamacare Mandate Unconstitutional The battle for affordable healthcare continues as a federal appeals court has ruled that the law’s individual mandate is unconstitutional but did not...
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Vision Zero ‘Right of Way’ law is constitutional, appeals court rules A controversial law enacted as part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” plan — which allows motorists who kill or injure ...
02:08, 2019-09-25

New Zealand court rules against extradition to China In a landmark case, the court of appeal ruled New Zealand's justice minister must address the evidence of torture in China. The ruling would 'resonat...
10:20, 2019-06-11

Court rules measles vaccine is still mandatory in NYC New York City can continue to enforce its measles vaccination mandate, a court has ruled. The decision came just a day after city health officials or...
03:44, 2019-05-15

EU court rules in Starbucks' favor in tax dispute The EU General Court has overturned an EU Commission decision that Starbucks benefited from illegal tax breaks in the Netherlands. The ruling can sti...
12:02, 2019-09-24

Court Rules In Favor Of Former Conn Clients PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18)– Attorneys for the former clients of Eric C. Conn have received more good news in court. According to attorney Ned P...
18:08, 2019-05-16

German court rules that hangovers are an ‘illness’ A German court ruled this week that a hangover is an “illness” — just days into the boozy annual Oktoberfest celebration in Munich. The ruling,...
18:48, 2019-09-24

Airbnb is not an estate agent, EU court rules Airbnb will not need an estate agent licence to operate as it is an "information society service"....
10:28, 2019-12-19

'Right to be forgotten' on Google only applies in EU, court rules Europe’s top court says firm does not have to take sensitive information off global searchGoogle does not have to apply Europe’s landmark “right to b...
12:33, 2019-09-24

Adidas: EU court rules against three stripes trademark The German company will not be allowed to trademark three stripes next to each other, Europe's second-highest court has ruled. The court called it "a...
11:04, 2019-06-19

India's top court rules against suspending citizenship law India's Citizenship Amendment Act, which sparked deadly protests over fears it discriminates Muslims, will not be suspended. PM Modi's government has...
11:40, 2020-01-22

Guatemala court rules out run by ex-dictator’s daugher GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala’s Constitutional Court says the daughter of former dictator José Efraín Rios Montt cannot run for president in ...
02:44, 2019-05-14

German court rules that hangovers are an 'illness' Frankfurt court made ruling in relation to illegal claims by a company selling anti-hangover ‘shots’ A German court has ruled that hangovers are an “...
03:00, 2019-09-24

Hangovers are an 'illness' German court rules A firm had claimed to have an anti-hangover concoction but a Frankfurt court has said this is unlawful. The ruling stated that food supplements canno...
02:56, 2019-09-24

Top EU court rules against Polish judicial reform Fundamental EU values were violated by attempts to lower the retirement age for ordinary judges, the ECJ ruled. Government officials have still promi...
10:40, 2019-11-05

French court rules that quadriplegic should be allowed to die A quadriplegic French patient, who has been in a vegetative state for more than a decade, should be allowed to die, France's top court ruled on Frida...
20:08, 2019-06-28

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court to decide whether PM can be jailed over no-deal as Rory Stewart launches London Mayor bid Rory Stewart has blown the London Mayoral race wide open after announcing that he will stand as an independent candidate ....
13:00, 2019-10-04

British singer Cliff Richard demands change to sex offense anonymity rules British singer Cliff Richard joined forces with other high profile figures in the media on Monday to demand that those people accused of sexual offen...
15:40, 2019-07-01

Salma Hayek says Meghan Markle had some top-secret rules for that British Vogue cover Salma Hayek was sitting in her car when she got the call. It was British Vogue editor Edward Enninful, a longtime friend of hers, asking if it was OK...
21:36, 2019-07-31

Boris Johnson will comply with Supreme Court ruling on proroguing Parliament, Lord Keen tells hearing The Supreme Court has been told Boris Johnson will abide by the ruling it makes in regards to whether it was legal to prorogue Parliament....
18:20, 2019-09-17

Parliament prorogued: Legal battle over Boris Johnson's five-week shutdown reaches Supreme Court A legal battle over Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks is set to be heard by the UK's highest court....
07:08, 2019-09-17

Boris Johnson news LIVE: MPs debate Supreme Court ruling as Parliament reconvenes after bombshell judgment The Government has said it accepts the Supreme Court's ruling over the unlawful suspension of Parliament....
13:08, 2019-09-25

UK Supreme Court LIVE news: Sir John Major to challenge Boris Johnson suspending Parliament in row over Brexit The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament...
14:40, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Rory Stewart launches London Mayor bid as Scottish court prepares to decide whether PM can be jailed over no-deal Rory Stewart has blown the London Mayoral race wide open after announcing that he will stand as an independent candidate ....
12:20, 2019-10-04

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content, E.U.’s Top Court Rules Comments posted on the social network about an Austrian politician became a battle over the reach of European defamation laws on the internet....
17:52, 2019-10-03

Court Rules in Favor of Ex-Felons Over Florida Voting Law Republican attempts to suppress the voting rights of anyone who may be against them have become more and more prevalent in recent years. Luckily, cou...
03:00, 2020-02-20

India's top court rules against immediately suspending citizenship law India's Citizenship Amendment Act, which sparked deadly protests over fears it discriminates Muslims, will not be suspended. PM Modi's government has...
13:08, 2020-01-22

Italy's top court rules assisted suicide not always a crime In certain cases, helping a suffering person with assisted suicide is not criminal, Italy's top court said. The ruling means parliament has been aske...
05:44, 2019-09-26

Assisting a suicide is not always a crime, rules Italian court Trial of a euthanasia activist who helped a tetraplegic, blind DJ to die may lead to new lawItaly’s constitutional court has ruled it was not always ...
02:12, 2019-09-26

Court Of Appeals Rules Against UK In Open Records Case FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – The state’s court of Appeals agreed with Attorney General Beshear’s ruling that the University of Kentuck...
19:24, 2019-05-17

Corporations can follow different rules in small claims court Dear John: Corporations no longer have to hire an attorney in small claims court. Any officer of the corporation can represent them. I doubt if the o...
04:24, 2019-09-08

Court rules against woman charged after stepchildren saw her topless Utah judge refuses to overturn lewdness measure in case of Tilli Buchanan, who removed her top while hanging drywallA judge refused to overturn part ...
05:20, 2020-01-22

Hamburg court rules against school niqab and burqa ban The ruling stopped a school's attempt to ban a 16-year-old girl from wearing a full-face veil during classes. The state's education senator is now ca...
21:00, 2020-02-03

Rohingya face genocide threat, rules UN top court The International Court of Justice says provisional measures must be implemented to protect Myanmar's Rohingya minority. In 2017, over 700,000 Rohing...
11:32, 2020-01-23

Myanmar must prevent genocide against Rohingya, UN top court rules In a unanimous 17-0 decision on Thursday, the International Court of Justice rejected Myanmar's argument that the deaths of the Rohingya were part of...
17:12, 2020-01-23

Court Rules It’s Illegal for Trump to Block You on Twitter Sorry, Donald Drumpf! Looks like the Orange Cheeto President’s Twitter fingers got a little too spicy for the United States Court of Appeals for the ...
22:08, 2019-07-09

Seriously ill girl can be taken to Italy for treatment, high court rules Parents of Tafida Raqeeb win case after doctors said life support should be withdrawnThe parents of a five-year-old girl with a serious brain injury ...
13:52, 2019-10-03

Maurice the noisy cockerel can keep crowing, court rules French judge ruffles feathers by rejecting complaint about bird’s dawn squawking At last Maurice the cockerel has something to crow about. A court ha...
14:28, 2019-09-05

US court rules Trump can’t block critics on Twitter President Donald Trump’s practice of blocking critics on Twitter runs afoul of the First Amendment, a federal appeals court in New York ruled on Tues...
18:36, 2019-07-09

E.U.’s Top Court Rules Against Facebook in Global Takedown Case Comments posted on the social network about an Austrian politician became a battle over the reach of European defamation laws on the internet....
11:00, 2019-10-03

Crow away! Maurice the cockerel will not be silenced, court rules A noisy cockerel who has pitted rural and metropolitan France against each other can continue his dawn chorus despite complaints from neighbours, a j...
17:48, 2019-09-05

Maurice the noisy rooster can keep crowing, court rules French judge ruffles feathers by rejecting complaint about bird’s dawn squawking At last Maurice the rooster has something to crow about. A court has...
20:12, 2019-09-05

German spy agency must be more transparent with press, rules court The BND must now publically disclose its secretive background briefing sessions and the journalists taking part. Although the decision calls for wide...
12:10, 2019-09-18

Spanish court rules 43-year-old man is son of Julio Iglesias A Spanish court ruled that Grammy award-winning singer Julio Iglesias is the biological father of a 43-year-old man who has waged a protracted patern...
18:16, 2019-07-10

'Like' button needs caveat, European Court of Justice rules Websites using Facebook's "Like" button must warn users that the Silicon Valley giant will receive their data, the top EU court has ruled. Companies ...
15:12, 2019-07-29

Ky. Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Executive Order FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Kentucky Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of Governor Matt Bevin’s re-organization of several boards...
11:48, 2019-06-14

U.S. appeals court mostly upholds Obama-era ozone rules A U.S. appeals court on Friday mostly upheld Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency regulations from 2015 that set a more stringent standard for o...
19:36, 2019-08-23

U.S. appeals court mostly upholds Obama era ozone rules A U.S. appeals court on Friday mostly upheld Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency regulations from 2015 that set a more stringent standard for o...
18:16, 2019-08-23

Ukrainian tycoon can be extradited to US, Austrian court rules Dmytro Firtash, confidant of ousted Ukrainian president, faces bribery-related chargesAustria’s highest court has upheld a decision making it possibl...
18:20, 2019-06-25

Supreme Court rules against oil drilling platform workers WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ruled against workers on oil drilling platforms off California who argued they should be paid for the off-wor...
17:20, 2019-06-10

Court rules French state responsible for air pollution A French mother and her daughter developed respiratory problems while living next to Paris' infamous peripherique ring road. A court ruled that the F...
00:16, 2019-06-26

Cheese Smells. Deal With It, a German Court Rules. A fight over the food stuff ended up in court after a neighbor posted signs outside a cheese shop to complain about the stench....
20:00, 2019-12-18

Ontario Court of Appeal rules carbon tax is constitutional Ontario's Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that Canada's federal carbon tax is constitutional after a challenge from the province's Conservative gover...
19:12, 2019-06-28

Court rules Trump EPA unlawfully ignored dangerous chemicals BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration unlawfully excluded millions of tons of some of the most dangerous materials in public use from a safety r...
17:32, 2019-11-15

Mother cannot use dead son's sperm to have grandchildren, court rules Petithory Lanzmann wanted to transport her dead son's frozen sperm to Israel to arrange surrogacy or assisted reproduction. But the right to have chi...
12:32, 2019-12-05

Jailed Catalan separatist has immunity, EU court rules Oriol Junqueras demanded his freedom after the EU's top court ruled he should enjoy all the rights afforded to a member of the European Parliament. T...
16:28, 2019-12-19

Canadian court rules Trudeau's carbon tax constitutional A Canadian court ruled on Friday that a federal carbon-pricing plan does not violate the constitution, marking a victory for Prime Minister Justin Tr...
22:16, 2019-05-03

Packed lunches not a right in Italian schools, court rules Italy's top court rules the right to eat packed lunches on school grounds is not "unconditional"....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Tesla can cut down German forest for 'gigafactory,' court rules Environmentalist groups lost an appeal to prevent the US electric car manufacturer from felling trees in a forest in Brandenburg. Tesla began breakin...
03:00, 2020-02-15

IAAF will ignore court, apply testosterone rules to 1,500 DOHA, Qatar (AP) — IAAF president Sebastian Coe says the sport’s governing body will apply its testosterone regulations to the 1,500 meters, ig...
12:36, 2019-05-02

Facebook users can sue over facial recognition, court rules A federal appeals court is allowing a group of users to sue Facebook on claims the social network collected their facial data without consent....
11:08, 2019-08-12

Court rules against challenge to Indonesia election result JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s top court ruled Thursday against a challenge to the country’s election results that alleged massive...
16:48, 2019-06-27

US appeals court rules part of Obamacare unconstitutional A US appeals court has ruled that one part of former President Barack Obama's healthcare legislation is unconstitutional. The decision will be appeal...
03:24, 2019-12-19

Kraftwerk case: EU top court defines rules of sampling In a 22-year-long legal battle involving German band Kraftwerk, the EU's top court has now set strict rules on sampling. Accusations of plagiarism in...
12:32, 2019-07-30

Top German Court rules un-sealed mattresses can be returned Germany's top court has ruled that trying out a mattress is not dissimilar to trying on clothing. After a lengthy court battle, a German man will get...
12:32, 2019-07-03

Germany: Court rules welfare sanctions unconstitutional A German court has ruled that government cuts to social security benefits are partially unconstitutional. The decision means unemployed people who do...
12:00, 2019-11-05

Appeals court allows Trump abortion rules to take effect A federal appeals court says new Trump administration rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortions can take effect. Courts in Washin...
21:40, 2019-06-20

Israeli settlement products must be labeled as such, EU court rules Foods from Israeli settlements must be identified as such with special labelling, an EU court has ruled. Consumers must be able to take ethical consi...
10:40, 2019-11-12

Jägermeister logo does not offend Christians, court rules The logo for Jägermeister alcohol was found to not be religiously offensive by a Swiss court on Monday....
11:36, 2020-02-20

Israeli settlement products must be labeled as such, EU's top court rules Foods from Israeli settlements must be specially labeled, the European Court of Justice has ruled. Consumers must be able to take ethical considerati...
15:56, 2019-11-12

Federal Appeals Court OKs Trump’s Abortion Gag Rules In a decision Planned Parenthood called “devastating,” a federal appeals court Thursday ruled in favor of the Trump administration’s family planning ...
01:20, 2019-06-21

German court rules refugee chaperones aid smugglers A refugee who was told by a smuggler to look after several women and children during the perilous journey to Europe also committed a crime, the court...
23:56, 2019-11-14

Products from Israeli settlements must be labelled, EU court rules European court of justice says origin must be identified in decision likely to anger Israel The European Union’s top court has ruled that EU countrie...
13:44, 2019-11-12

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM faces another court battle as he prepares to meet European Parliament president Boris Johnson is facing another Brexit court battle today as he prepares to welcome the president of the European Parliament to Downing Street....
09:36, 2019-10-08

Brexit: Claim Boris Johnson suspended parliament to ‘stymie’ MPs untenable, supreme court told – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including day two of the supreme court hearing to decide if Boris Johnson’s five...
15:36, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson's lawyers to defend controversial five-week Parliament shutdown as Supreme Court fight enters second day Boris Johnson is today set to defend his controversial decision to shut down Parliament for five weeks as a court battle at the UK's highest court en...
05:44, 2019-09-18

Brexit: John Major threatens court action to stop Boris Johnson proroguing parliament – live news The day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs and the latest from the Tory leadership contestLabou...
10:56, 2019-07-10

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces another court battle as he prepares to meet European Parliament president Boris Johnson is facing another Brexit court battle today as he prepares to welcome the president of the European Parliament to Downing Street....
08:52, 2019-10-08

Brexit: Claim Boris Johnson suspended parliament to 'stymie' MPs 'untenable', supreme court told - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including day two of the supreme court hearing to decide if Boris Johnson’s five...
14:36, 2019-09-18

Brexit: Claim Boris Johnson suspended parliament to ‘stymie’ MPs untenable, supreme court told - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including day two of the supreme court hearing to decide if Boris Johnson’s five...
15:00, 2019-09-18

Federal appeals court rules against Trump on ending DACA RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The federal appeals court has ruled the Trump administration acted in an “arbitrary and capricious” manner when it s...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Supreme Court rules against Alaska man in free speech case WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is ruling against an Alaska resident in a case that affects people arrested by law enforcement officers who want ...
16:48, 2019-05-28

Court rules against Colorado man seeking full lottery prize DENVER (AP) — A Colorado court has rejected a man’s claim he should be the sole recipient of a $4.8 million lottery prize. The Denver Post repo...
00:52, 2019-06-21

NY appellate court rules fantasy-sports betting is unconstitutional "We recognize that the legislature was sympathetic to and supportive of IFS (interactive fantasy services) participants," the appellate panel wrote i...
01:52, 2020-02-07

U.S. court rejects challenge to EPA review of Obama vehicle rules A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a challenge by California and 16 other states to the Trump administration’s decision to revise strict U.S....
19:20, 2019-10-25

California, other states take Trump to court over auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing California's authority to set strict car pollution rules, one of t...
21:40, 2019-09-20

Court Rules Spanish Museum Can Keep a Painting Seen as Nazi Loot A claim for the Pissarro painting had been filed by the American heirs of a German Jew who sold it in 1939 as she fled the Nazis....
23:56, 2019-05-01

California, 22 other states take Trump to court over climate change rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing California's authority to set strict car pollution rules, one of t...
21:04, 2019-09-20

Trump administration’s abortion rules can take effect, appeals court says More than 20 states and several civil rights and health organizations challenged the rules in cases filed in Oregon, Washington and California....
22:52, 2019-06-20

Arizona Republicans discriminated against minority voters, court rules Ruling says Republican effort to restrict third-party ballot collection appeared to be part of effort to suppress black, hispanic and Native American...
22:08, 2020-01-27

EU court rules Airbnb does not require estate agent's licence ECJ ruling on firm’s French operations marks a victory in fight to avoid more regulationAirbnb has won a victory in its fight to avoid more regulatio...
13:40, 2019-12-19

Court rules UK must reconsider arms sales to Saudi Arabia LONDON (AP) — A British court has ruled that the U.K. government must reconsider its decision to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia for use in the Yemen wa...
13:08, 2019-06-20

Supreme Court Rules to Limit Freedom of Information Act Releases On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled against a newspaper in a case regarding the Freedom of Information Act, the law that allows disclosures of classif...
04:40, 2019-06-25

Court rules in favor of beauticians who refused to wax transgender woman A Canadian court ruled in favor of several beauticians that refused to provide a bikini wax to a transgender woman, according to a report on Tuesday....
21:56, 2019-10-23

German court rules refugee chaperones aid and abet smugglers A refugee who was told by a smuggler to look after several women and children during the perilous journey to Europe also committed a crime, the court...
05:24, 2019-11-15

Refugee chaperones are accessories to traffickers, German court rules A refugee who was told by a smuggler to look after several women and children during the perilous journey to Europe also committed a crime, the court...
06:12, 2019-11-15

Suspect can’t be compelled to reveal “64-character” password, court rules Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) The Fifth Amendment to the US Constitution bars people from being forced to turn over personal passwords to police, th...
14:12, 2019-11-23

European rights court rules against Russia on Magnitsky death The ECHR has ruled that Russia violated multiple rights of Sergei Magnitsky. The auditor died a decade ago while in pre-trail detention....
11:44, 2019-08-27

SWAT blew up an innocent man’s home. Police owe him $0, court rules A Colorado SWAT team drove through Leo Lech‘s front door and blew up several walls in pursuit of a shoplifting suspect. The house had to be destroyed...
21:16, 2019-10-31

Bangladesh court rules women need not say if they are virgins on marriage forms According to the ruling, the groom would now also have to disclose if he was unmarried, divorced or a widower....
14:16, 2019-08-27

London court rules in favor of Extinction Rebellion protests Extinction Rebellion has won a legal challenge in London's High Court against a police-imposed blanket ban on the group's protests. Judges said separ...
14:08, 2019-11-06

US appeals court rules ObamaCare individual mandate unconstitutional A federal appeals court on Wednesday struck down a central pillar of ObamaCare — ruling that the requirement that people have health care is un...
00:20, 2019-12-19

Arizona court rules no medical pot immunity in parked cars PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona’s medical marijuana law doesn’t allow smoking the drug in public places and a court ruling says people with ...
22:28, 2019-05-10

Hong Kong court rules face mask ban unconstitutional A controversial government ban on wearing face masks was "incompatible with the Basic Law" of Hong Kong, the territory's highest court has ruled....
06:56, 2019-11-18

Trump must hand over tax returns, US appeals court rules – live Court rules that Donald Trump’s accounting firm must turn over eight years of the president’s tax returns to New York prosecutorsSign up for the US b...
17:12, 2019-11-04

EU court rules Airbnb does not require estate agent licence ECJ ruling on firm’s French operations marks a victory in fight to avoid more regulationAirbnb has secured a victory in its fight to avoid more regul...
14:04, 2019-12-19

iPhone owners can sue Apple over App Store, U.S. Supreme Court rules Consumers can pursue a lawsuit complaining that iPhone apps cost too much, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled....
18:44, 2019-05-14

German court rules controversial ‘Jew pig’ carving can stay on church A German appellate court ruled Tuesday that a 700-year-old sculpture dubbed “Jew pig” — which depicts a rabbi peering inside the animal’s anus ...
20:16, 2020-02-04

Liverpool FC allowed to drop New Balance for Nike, court rules New Balance had claimed club had an obligation to renew its contract with the brandLiverpool FC does not have to continue its multimillion-pound spon...
14:56, 2019-10-25

Court rules Turkey violated rights by blocking Wikipedia ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey’s highest court on Thursday ruled in favor of Wikipedia, saying the Turkish government’s two-year ban on the online encyclope...
19:56, 2019-12-26

US appeals court says it won't reconsider reversing the FCC's repeal of net neutrality rules REUTERS/ Kyle Grillot A US appeals court said on Thursday that it won't reconsider a petition by net neutrality advocates asking the court to reverse...
21:16, 2020-02-07

Israeli court rules Palestinians may attend joint memorial JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Supreme Court has ordered Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to allow 176 Palestinians from the West Bank to enter Isr...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content Worldwide, E.U.’s Top Court Rules The decision that individual countries can order Facebook to take down posts globally sets a benchmark for the reach of European laws governing the i...
21:24, 2019-10-03

Facebook can be forced to delete content worldwide, EU court rules The European Court of Justice ruling, which cannot be appealed, is seen as a defeat for Facebook and similar online platforms....
20:24, 2019-10-03

France must put gene-edited crops under GMO rules this year: court The French government must in the coming months change its policy on crops developed using a breeding technique called mutagenesis to adhere to stric...
21:28, 2020-02-07

‘Diet’ soda does not advertise weight loss, court rules “Diet” soda does not pretend to help you lose weight, a California appeals court has ruled. “The prevalent understanding of the term in (...
18:20, 2020-01-01

US court declines again to halt Trump family planning rules SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. appeals court has declined once again to immediately halt new Trump administration rules that bar taxpayer-funded clinics from...
06:32, 2019-08-17

Spanish court rules Julio Iglesias is father of 43-year old man A Spanish court ruled on Wednesday that singer Julio Iglesias was the father of a 43-year old man, resolving a paternity dispute that had lasted thre...
11:56, 2019-07-10

Florida can require licenses for dietary advice, court rules Florida can limit who gets to give dietary advice, a federal court ruled. The ruling came in a lawsuit filed by a health coach who was fined for prac...
22:24, 2019-07-18

Danish court rules artist's work cannot be cut up to make watches Tal R wins injunction against pair of Faroese art provocateurs who wanted to use his canvas to make wristwatchesThe Danish artist Tal R has won an in...
14:48, 2019-12-02

Chinese court rules AI-written article is protected by copyright A court in Shenzhen, China, has ruled that an article produced by AI is protected by copyright, representing a notable milestone for AI as a creative...
23:04, 2020-01-10

Vegans are a ‘protected’ class at work, UK labor court rules Disparaging vegans could now land you behind bars for discrimination, a UK labor court ruled....
11:40, 2020-01-04

Andy Warhol’s ‘Prince Series’ Is Fair Use, Court Rules The artwork did not violate the photographer Lynn Goldsmith’s copyright, according to a ruling that sided with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Vis...
16:08, 2019-07-02

Appeals court rules House should get Trump financial records WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump’s financial records must be turned over to the House of Represe...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Federal court rules against 2 efforts to stop opioid trial CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal appeals court has denied two efforts to upend a trial over the opioid crisis that is scheduled to start this month in Clev...
19:52, 2019-10-10

Court rules against Trump on immigrant teen abortion policy WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court in Washington is backing an order barring the Trump administration from enforcing a policy that had prevent...
20:56, 2019-06-14

US Supreme Court decides to let consumers sue Apple over App Store rules The US Supreme Court on Monday ruled against Apple in a case that could have broad implications for the e-commerce industry and which also means the ...
21:40, 2019-05-13

Belgium broke law but can keep nuclear plants open, EU court rules Belgium's self-imposed deadline for giving up nuclear power is not far off. Environmentalists look forward to the end of the atomic era, but not ever...
20:12, 2019-07-29

Mexico court rules minors can’t be held at migrant center MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican court has ruled that authorities must stop detaining minors at a migrant center in Mexico City following the death of a ...
03:00, 2019-06-11

Netherlands partially responsible for Srebrenica massacre, court rules The Dutch Supreme Court upheld a ruling that Dutch UN peacekeepers had failed to protect 350 people in Bosnia in 1995. The judges found however that ...
12:28, 2019-07-19

Trump financial records must be given to Congress, appeals court rules Trump appointee Neomi Rao dissents in 2-1 court decisionEx-Ukraine envoy defies White House to testify – liveA federal appeals court ruled on Friday ...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Google warns: innovation will be stifled if Supreme Court rules against it A long-running legal battle between Google and Oracle has finally made it to the Supreme Court. In August 2010, from Oracle's Java software without p...
03:40, 2020-01-07

Trump blocking Twitter critics unconstitutional, court rules The president's Twitter feed is a public forum and therefore subject to First Amendment rules, a court says....
12:32, 2019-07-10

Supreme Court rules against Apple in App Store monopoly suit The US Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple of monopolizing the market for iPhone software application...
17:48, 2019-05-13

British athletes including Adam Gemili and Mo Farah threaten BOA with legal action over sponsorship rules A group of leading British athletes including Sir Mo Farah, Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Laura Muir are listed as claimants on a legal letter sent t...
23:12, 2019-11-15

Last British member of European court of justice could sue EU Eleanor Sharpston, an advocate general, will replaced by a Greek candidate because of BrexitThe last British member of the European court of justice ...
14:48, 2020-02-17

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Brexit news latest as hearing over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament enters second day Boris Johnson is set to defend his controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks at the UK's highest court as a hearing in front of ele...
11:52, 2019-09-18

Brexit news latest: Dominic Raab twice refuses to rule out suspending Parliament again if government loses Supreme Court ruling Dominic Raab twice refused to rule out suspending Parliament for a second time if the Government loses the Supreme Court ruling....
14:04, 2019-09-22

Supreme Court decision: Sir John Major, Gina Miller and the key players involved in Boris Johnson's proroguing of Parliament The Supreme Court in London is hearing two legal challenges to Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament....
17:00, 2019-09-17

Supreme Court rules cops can draw blood from unconscious drivers Police do not need a search warrant to test the blood alcohol level of an unconscious driver, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday. The ruling was a vict...
23:56, 2019-06-27

Germany: Court rules anti-Semitic art can remain on church facade A county court ruled that the offensive medieval artwork is part of a UNESCO World Heritage site and cannot be touched. The Stadtkirche in Wittenberg...
17:28, 2020-02-04

U.S. court rules startup can access public profile data on LinkedIn In a statement, LinkedIn said it was disappointed with the decision and evaluating its options, and will "fight to protect our members and the inform...
23:48, 2019-09-09

German court rules antisemitic carving can stay on church wall Judges reject call to remove ‘Jews’ sow’ image from church associated with Martin LutherA court in Germany has rejected a case calling for a local ch...
19:04, 2020-02-04

Top Kansas court rules state constitution protects abortion rights The Kansas Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the state's constitution protects a woman's right to an abortion and upheld an injunction blocking a st...
18:56, 2019-04-26

Court rules Trump’s accounting firm must hand over 8 years of tax returns U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime accounting firm must hand over eight years of his tax returns to New York prosecutors, a U.S. appeals court ru...
20:36, 2019-11-04

Air Canada, Porter among airlines asking court to quash new passenger rights rules The airlines say the new rules would cost carriers too much money and drive up the cost of flying....
22:16, 2019-07-05

Find and return German children of IS adherents, rules Berlin court Three German children along with their German "IS" mother must be brought back from a Syrian refugee camp, a Berlin court has told the Foreign Minist...
05:40, 2019-07-12

Canadian court rules federal carbon-pricing plan constitutional A Canadian court ruled on Friday that a federal carbon-pricing plan does not violate the constitution, marking a victory for Prime Minister Justin Tr...
20:44, 2019-05-03

U.S. federal court rules against warrantless searches of international travellers electronics The ruling came from a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation on behalf of 11 travellers whose sm...
05:12, 2019-11-13

‘Serial’ subject Adnan Syed won’t get a new trial, Supreme Court rules Adnan Syed, the convicted killer whose story was chronicled in the hit podcast “Serial,” won’t be getting a new trial, the US Supreme Cou...
01:00, 2019-11-26

Murderer who briefly died must still serve his life sentence, court rules Benjamin Schreiber, who is serving a life sentence for murder in Iowa, wants to be let out of jail because his heart stopped....
18:52, 2019-11-08

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Man Tried for Same Murders 6 Times by Racist Prosecutors The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the conviction of Curtis Flowers, a Mississippi man who has been tried six times for the murders of four people...
17:56, 2019-06-21

Court Rules That Arizona Republicans Utilized Discriminatory Voting Laws If there are two things the modern Republican party loves, it’s voter suppression and racism. Yes, yes I know the common refrain is “We’re just tryin...
01:16, 2020-01-29

Kentucky’s high court rules in trampoline park injury case LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Supreme Court has ruled that a damage waiver signed by a parent at a trampoline park does not protect the par...
21:16, 2019-06-15

Kentucky high court rules police can be sued in deadly chase LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court has ruled that police can be sued for damages when their car chases lead to the death or injury of t...
14:20, 2019-06-14

Court rules in favor of woman seeking opioid meds in jail PORTLAND, Maine — A federal appeals court has affirmed a judge’s order requiring a jail to provide medication to a woman to keep her opioid addiction...
23:20, 2019-05-02

Supreme Court rules federal judges have no authority in gerrymandering cases The Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision on Thursday, ruled that federal courts cannot block partisan gerrymandering. “We conclude that partisan gerryman...
17:28, 2019-06-27

Appeals court rules Trump can’t use Pentagon funds for border wall Pentagon funds that President Trump wants to use for a border wall will remain frozen, a San Francisco appeals court ruled Wednesday. The divided thr...
06:48, 2019-07-04

Police use of facial recognition is legal, Cardiff high court rules Surveillance system interferes with privacy rights but is not illegal says judgePolice use of automatic facial recognition technology to search for p...
13:00, 2019-09-04

Drugmakers file second court challenge to Canada's new drug price rules Canada's main pharmaceutical industry lobby group, along with 16 of its member companies, filed a lawsuit on Friday to block new regulations meant to...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Court rules police don’t have to pay for a house they basically blew up to capture a suspect It was like a scene out of a movie. A shoplifting suspect in Colorado, armed with a gun, steals a few clothing items from a Denver-area Walmart store...
20:48, 2019-10-31

Supreme Court rules children of Russian spies are Canadian citizens The Vavilov brothers were born in the 1990s to Russian spies using the names of dead Canadian children....
17:44, 2019-12-19

Bayer considers legal options after French court rules for farmer German chemical group Bayer said it was considering its legal options, including an appeal, after a French court ruled in favor of a farmer who blame...
16:56, 2019-04-11

Ontario court rules federal government’s carbon-pricing law is constitutional In a split decision, the five-judge panel rejected a challenge from Premier Doug Ford's government to the validity of the carbon-pricing law....
18:32, 2019-06-28

Police raid on Australian public broadcaster ABC was valid, court rules A 2019 police search of the ABC was in connection to stories it produced about alleged war crimes in Afghanistan. The broadcaster says the ruling "a ...
06:00, 2020-02-17

Mobile phones cause tumours, Italian court rules, in defiance of evidence Judges find prolonged use can cause tumours, going against mass of scientific opinionAn Italian court has ruled that prolonged use of mobile phones c...
19:04, 2020-01-15

Russia must free detained Ukrainian ships, sailors, UN court rules The 24 Ukrainian sailors in Russian custody need to be immediately released, a UN maritime court has ruled. Ukraine's president said Moscow could sho...
16:04, 2019-05-25

Top UN court rules it has jurisdiction to hear Iranian claim against US over frozen assets The International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled on Wednesday that is has the jurisdiction to hear part of a case brought by Iran against the United St...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Federal district court rules the OCC's fintech charter outside of the regulator's authority This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox e...
15:28, 2019-10-24

France: Orange top bosses caused employee suicides, rules court Didier Lombard, the former CEO of France Telecom — now known as Orange — received a two-year jail term for his role in the deaths of 19 employees. Ot...
13:56, 2019-12-20

Court order allows Trump asylum rules to take effect at parts of border Ruling limits ability to reject asylum for migrants who pass through a third country to California and ArizonaA federal appeals court’s ruling Friday...
22:20, 2019-08-16

European banking union does not violate German constitution, court rules The European Central Bank's supervision of large banks and structural fund for failing institutions is meant to protect the eurozone from future fina...
12:32, 2019-07-30

Berlin court rules hostel at North Korean embassy must close A court in Berlin has ruled that a hostel located on the grounds of the North Korean embassy should be shut down. City authorities said that the paym...
17:32, 2020-01-28

Donald Trump not allowed to block critics on Twitter, court rules US President Donald Trump is not allowed to block critics on his Twitter account, a court has ruled....
17:36, 2019-07-09

Tommy Robinson to face new contempt charge, High Court rules Far right campaigner Tommy Robinson will face a fresh Contempt of Court hearing over claims he put the trial of a child sex abuse ring at risk, High ...
17:32, 2019-05-14

Islamic faith marriages not valid under English law, High Court rules A marriage is only legally valid if a "qualifying ceremony" takes place, Court of Appeal judges have ruled....
19:12, 2020-02-14

Supreme court rules war memorial in shape of Christian cross can stand Maryland Peace Cross commemorates first world war deadJustices rule 7-2 cross does not violate church-state separationA 40ft-tall, cross-shaped war m...
19:44, 2019-06-20

Detained migrant children must have access to soap and other basic needs, court rules Trump administration had argued that officials were not required to provide hygiene productsMigrant children detained by the US government must have ...
02:44, 2019-08-16

Police Use of Facial Recognition Is Accepted by British Court In a closely watched case, a judge ruled that live facial recognition does not violate privacy rights. There has been little legal precedent about it...
14:12, 2019-09-04

War crimes court considers investigation into British military BBC’s Panorama alleges state covered up killings of civilians in Afghanistan and IraqThe international criminal court may investigate the British mil...
10:20, 2019-11-18

That Scottish Succession Episode: How Scottish Was It? Sunday night's episode of Succession brought the gang to Scotland, so we asked a resident Scot: how Scottish was it?...
15:32, 2019-10-01

Turkey must free jailed rights activist Osman Kavala, rules EU court The Strasbourg-based court has ruled the prominent businessman and activist had been detained in order to silence him. Kavala has been put on trial f...
14:04, 2019-12-10

Swedish court rules it will not seek to detain Julian Assange over rape allegation A Swedish court has ruled that it will not seek the detention of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in relation to a rape allegation....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Indian states must provide clean air and water or pay damages, supreme court rules Judges give state governments six weeks to explain why they should not be held accountable for pollution failuresThe Indian supreme court has declare...
08:32, 2019-11-26

Court rules RCMP not to blame for losses in 2003 Shippagan fishery riot The protest led to the destruction of fishing boats, a fish plant, a warehouse and several hundred traps....
19:52, 2019-11-25

Texas court rules in favor of religious exemption for brothers’ long braids Two brothers in south Texas who hadn't cut a portion of their hair from birth won a federal religious liberty case against their high school....
22:48, 2019-09-11

Caster Semenya Can Run Free—for Now—as Court Rules She Won’t Have to Take Drugs to Lower Testosterone Levels Calling it a victory for women’s “human rights,” South African runner Caster Semenya and her legal team are cheering a Swiss court’s ruling that allo...
02:16, 2019-06-05

Germany: Court rules far-right 'Migration kills!' election poster is partly accurate A German court has ruled that an election campaign poster saying "Migration kills!" is partly accurate and does not incite racial hatred. The poster ...
02:16, 2019-12-01

Damian Lillard rules court on Lakers’ Kobe Bryant tribute night LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers dried their eyes and took the Staples Center court for the first time since Kobe Bryant’s death with a res...
08:44, 2020-02-01

Detained migrant children must have access to soap and toothpaste, court rules – live The Trump administration had argued that detained immigrant children didn’t need to be given basic hygiene productsSign up for the US briefing and ge...
02:20, 2019-08-16

Nestlé cannot claim bottled water is 'essential public service', court rules Michigan’s second-highest court rules in favor of township in case that could damage company’s effort to privatize waterMichigan’s second-highest cou...
10:04, 2019-12-05

Uruguay: Nazi eagle from German warship wreck must be sold, court rules The Admiral Graf Spee preyed on merchant ships in the South Atlantic before being damaged and scuttled. A huge Nazi eagle recovered from the ship has...
02:04, 2019-06-22

Appeals court rules Brooklyn federal judge went easy on ISIS wannabe An appeals court ruled Friday that a Brooklyn Federal judge went easy on a wannabe ISIS terrorist by giving him a “shockingly low” 17-yea...
19:48, 2019-12-27

Italy court rules home-growing cannabis is legal, reigniting dispute Italy's Supreme Court has ruled that small-scale domestic cultivation of cannabis is legal, in a landmark decision triggering calls for further legal...
15:28, 2019-12-27

US appeals court rules Obamacare individual mandate unconstitutional but leaves law intact for now Texas and other Republican-led states brought the suit, which was defended by Democratic-led states and the House of Representatives....
00:08, 2019-12-19

Supreme Court of Canada rules no right to civilian jury trial for military members In a 5-2 decision released Friday, the court upheld the established system of military justice....
16:16, 2019-07-26

Court Rules That Runner Caster Semenya Must Take Medication to Reduce Testosterone If She Wants to Compete In what might be the most bizarre judgment against an Olympic athlete ever, South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya lost her legal landmar...
12:00, 2019-05-02

Turkey's Wikipedia block violates human rights, high court rules Two-year-old ban contravenes of freedom of expression, say justicesThe Turkish government’s block on Wikipedia is a violation of freedom of expressio...
16:44, 2019-12-26

Canadian court rules parts of assisted-suicide law violate patient rights Two severely ill and handicapped Canadians can ask for immediate help in ending their lives, a court in the province of Quebec ruled on Wednesday, in...
23:12, 2019-09-11

Welfare surveillance system violates human rights, Dutch court rules Government told to halt use of AI to detect fraud in decision hailed by privacy campaignersA Dutch court has ordered the immediate halt of an automat...
15:16, 2020-02-05

Court Rules in Favor of CBOE, McGraw Hill and CME Against ISE in Index Options Litigation CHICAGO AND NEW YORK, May 25, 2012 --The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (McGraw-Hill) today announced that...
15:12, 2019-05-01

US appeals court rules Obamacare individual mandate' unconstitutional but leaves law intact for now Texas and other Republican-led states brought the suit, which was defended by Democratic-led states and the House of Representatives....
23:52, 2019-12-18

US appeals court rules Obamacare individual mandate unconstitutional, leaves law intact Texas and other Republican-led states brought the suit, which was defended by Democratic-led states and the House of Representatives....
02:04, 2019-12-19

Europe's top court rules that EU courts can order Facebook to take down illegal content worldwide (FB) Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Courts in the European Union can order Facebook to remove worldwide comments by users of its service that have...
11:36, 2019-10-03

Donald Trump can’t block critics on Twitter, federal appeals court rules The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan upheld a lower court judge who said Trump violates the Constitution when he blocks critics....
19:52, 2019-07-09

Supreme Court rules for black death row inmate over prosecutor’s racial bias WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court Thursday reversed the conviction of a Mississippi death row inmate who said the state prosecutor repeatedly kicke...
03:20, 2019-06-22

Northern Ireland abortion laws break UK human rights, court rules Northern Ireland's strict abortion law breaches the UK's human rights commitments, the High Court in Belfast has ruled....
12:24, 2019-10-03

Trump violated US constitution by blocking critics on Twitter, federal court rules First amendment calls for more speech, rather than less, on matters of public concern, federal appeals court saysPresident Donald Trump can’t ban cri...
19:32, 2019-07-09

India: Court rules in favor of Hindus over Ayodhya temple-mosque dispute The Supreme Court has cleared the way for a temple to be built at the site hotly disputed for centuries by Hindus and Muslims. A mosque at the site w...
08:08, 2019-11-09

Court rules Northern Ireland abortion ban violates UK human rights commitments Belfast's High Court ruled on Thursday that Northern Ireland's strict abortion laws are incompatible with the United Kingdom's human rights commitmen...
14:24, 2019-10-03

Brazilian supreme court rules Netflix allowed to show gay Jesus film Judge in Rio had ordered film’s withdrawal, reviving allegations of censorship under far-right government of Jair BolsonaroThe president of Brazil’s ...
01:12, 2020-01-10

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court hears PM will ask for Brexit extension if no divorce deal agreed in next two weeks Boris Johnson will ask the EU for a Brexit extension if he does not secure a divorce deal in the next two weeks, a Scottish court has heard....
14:36, 2019-10-04

Court rules Trump admin can return asylum seekers to Mexico while cases are reviewed A federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that the Trump administration can continue to send Central American migrants to Mexico while their amnesty a...
06:04, 2019-05-08

Northern Ireland's abortion laws break UK human rights, court rules Northern Ireland's strict abortion law breaches the UK's human rights commitments, the High Court in Belfast has ruled....
12:08, 2019-10-03

Court rules Ohio’s congressional map was manipulated for partisan gain, is unconstitutional; orders new one for 2020 CINCINNATI (AP) — Court rules Ohio’s congressional map was manipulated for partisan gain, is unconstitutional; orders new one for 2020....
19:32, 2019-05-03

Botswana’s High Court rules that sections of the penal code criminalizing same-sex relations are unconstitutional JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Botswana’s High Court rules that sections of the penal code criminalizing same-sex relations are unconstitutional....
12:16, 2019-06-11

Cancer patient Ruby Torres must donate embryos fertilized by her ex-husband, court rules An Arizona woman suffering from cancer will not be allowed to use embryos fertilized by her ex-husband following their divorce -- and will need to do...
21:20, 2020-01-27

Federal court rules Duggar sisters' privacy lawsuit can proceed against an Arkansas city A lawsuit filed by four reality show sisters can proceed against an Arkansas city that released confidential information about their alleged sexual a...
21:16, 2019-07-12

Boxed Out of the Ballot: Florida Supreme Court Rules Formerly Incarcerated Must Pay Outstanding Fees Before Voting In November 2018, Florida voters moved to restore voting rights to 1.4 million convicted felons following their release. Amendment 4 to the state con...
00:36, 2020-01-17

Katy Perry copied Dark Horse from Christian rapper Flame, court rules A jury rules against the singer after a week-long trial over the production of her 2013 song....
11:36, 2019-07-30

Appeals Court Rules That President Troll Can’t Block People on Twitter Just Because They Say Stuff That Makes Him Mad The president of the United States is a Twitter troll. He often uses his social media pulpit to call Congress members derogatory nicknames while defe...
18:36, 2019-07-09

Police in North Rhine-Westphalia can no longer publish photos of protests, a court rules The judge says it could discourage protesters from joining in and thus infringe on the fundamental right to assembly. The ruling asked a federal cour...
20:28, 2019-09-17

Arizona Supreme Court rules in favor of Phoenix business based on religious beliefs PHOENIX – Monday morning, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled in favor 4-3 that business owners can refuse service to same-sex couples based on the...
04:20, 2019-09-17

Exclusive: Trump EPA did not await court ruling to loosen biofuel rules for refiners - documents The Trump administration made it easier for oil refineries to get waivers from the nation's biofuel law at least four months before a 2017 court deci...
13:28, 2019-05-16

Supreme Court rules 40-foot-tall cross can stay on public land in Maryland A 40-foot-tall cross that serves as a tribute to World War I dead may continue to stand on public land in Maryland, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday ...
22:08, 2019-06-20

IRA member John Downey was responsible for Hyde Park bombing, High Court rules The High Court has ruled that convicted IRA member John Downey was responsible for the Hyde Park bombing, delivering justice for the victims and thei...
12:08, 2019-12-18

Florida boy with cancer must continue chemo despite parents' wishes to use cannabis therapy, court rules A 3-year-old Florida boy with leukemia was ordered Wednesday to continue his chemotherapy treatments despite his parents wishes that he undergo canna...
03:00, 2019-05-10

Austria’s Supreme Court of Justice rules that Ukrainian businessman Dymitro Firtash can be extradited to the U.S. VIENNA (AP) — Austria’s Supreme Court of Justice rules that Ukrainian businessman Dymitro Firtash can be extradited to the U.S....
14:08, 2019-06-25

UK Supreme Court hearing as it happened: Lawyer says PM 'prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny' The Supreme Court was told Prime Minister Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny and saw MPs "as an obstacle" to Brexit....
22:08, 2019-09-17

Sir John Major's blast for Boris Johnson: I'll take you to court to stop Parliament shutdown Sir John Major made an unprecedented threat today to take Boris Johnson to court to stop him dragging the Queen into a Brexit storm....
12:32, 2019-07-10

Prague court rules Czech Skoda, Volkswagen owners qualify for $23 million in compensation - report A Prague district court has ruled that Czech owners of Skoda and Volkswagen cars qualify for 533 million crowns ($23.30 million) in compensation link...
13:20, 2019-06-19

Memphis' James Wiseman, the nation's top recruit, gets court order to play after NCAA rules him ineligible Wiseman was ruled ineligible by the NCAA, but a court order allowed him to play in Friday's game...
04:04, 2019-11-09

High Court rules that transgender man being registered as his child's mother does not break human rights A transgender man who has given birth but does not want to be described as "mother" on a birth certificate has lost a High Court fight....
14:20, 2019-09-25

Top court rules against challenge to Indonesian election result, paving way for Joko Widodo’s second term as president JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Top court rules against challenge to Indonesian election result, paving way for Joko Widodo’s second term as presiden...
16:20, 2019-06-27

Projected No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft James Wiseman has been ruled ineligible, but court rules he can still play Joe Murphy/Getty Images James Wiseman — the top college basketball recruit in the country and preseason first-team All-American — has bee...
01:00, 2019-11-09

Federal court rules Obamacare mandate unconstitutional but sends case back to lower courts The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals returned a closely watched case on Obamacare back to the lower courts, declaring the law unconstitutional but i...
23:36, 2019-12-18

Memphis' James Wiseman, the nation's top recruit, needs court order to play after NCAA rules him ineligible Wiseman was ruled ineligible by the NCAA, but a court order allowed him to play in Friday's game...
01:36, 2019-11-09

Mother of brain-damaged girl, 5, calls for law review after High Court rules she can take her daughter to Italy The mother of a brain-damaged child has called for healthcare laws to be amended after she won the right to move her daughter from London to an Itali...
17:08, 2019-10-05

Appeals court OKs new Trump administration rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortions. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Appeals court OKs new Trump administration rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortions....
20:56, 2019-06-20

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Gina Miller heckled after lawyer says PM 'prorogued Parliament to avoid scrutiny' Gina Miller was heckled as she left the Supreme Court this afternoon as protests outside continued....
18:20, 2019-09-17

British rocker Doherty likely to admit affray in Paris court plea: lawyer British indie rocker Pete Doherty is likely to plead guilty to charges of affray in a Paris court on Tuesday, his lawyer said, as his band gears up f...
11:24, 2019-11-12

British woman, 19, faces court in Cyprus after gang rape allegation is dismissed A British woman who claimed she was raped in Cyprus is due in court today after investigators dismissed her allegations....
08:44, 2019-07-29

Parliament prorogued: Boris Johnson to 'see what judges say' as legal battle over five-week shutdown reaches Supreme Court A legal battle over Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament as the Brexit deadline looms is set to be heard by the UK's highest ...
08:20, 2019-09-17

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson won't be forced to request Article 50 extension, court rules Boris Johnson will not be forced to write to the EU requesting an Article 50 extension if he fails to get a Brexit deal, a court in Scotland has rule...
14:28, 2019-10-07

Malaysia's ex-prime minister will stand trial on charges of laundering 1MDB state funds, court rules Getty A High Court judge ordered the former prime minister of Malaysia, Najib Razak, to enter a defence against seven charges involving the misapprop...
15:24, 2019-11-11

Doctors can stop providing life-support treatment to brain-damaged baby, Court of Appeal rules Court of Appeal judges have ruled that doctors can stop providing life-support treatment to brain-damaged baby Midrar Ali....
11:36, 2020-02-14

Owen Jones: Football hooligan attacked Guardian columnist because of his political beliefs and sexuality, court rules A football hooligan attacked Guardian columnist Owen Jones in a pub last year because of his political beliefs and his sexuality, a judge has ruled....
19:44, 2020-01-17

New York Times Allows Seattle-Born British Political Flak to Hold Court on...The West? For some ungodly reason, totally not-racist conservative PR flak Liz Mair, a person born in Seattle and raised in England, was given a whole dang col...
17:24, 2019-05-08

British woman, 19 appears in Cyprus court accused of inventing gang rape attack A British teenager was appearing in a Cyprus court this morning accused of inventing a gang rape attack while on holiday on the island....
12:32, 2019-07-29

British journalist Ian Bailey arrested over 1996 murder as court in Ireland endorses extradition British journalist Ian Bailey has been arrested after a court in Ireland endorsed his extradition to France in connection with the murder of a French...
19:00, 2019-12-16

British Airways seeks court injunction to halt strike action by pilots in dispute over pay British Airways is to seek a court injunction on Tuesday to halt industrial action by its pilots in a dispute over pay....
09:12, 2019-07-23

Airbnb scored a major victory as Europe's top court rules it's an online service and not a real estate agent in disguise Reuters Europe's top court handed Airbnb a major victory on Thursday by ruling that the company is an "information society service" and should not be...
12:24, 2019-12-19

British Airways strike latest: Airline loses court bid to block pilots' walkout British Airways (BA) has lost its Court of Appeal bid to block pilots from taking strike action in a dispute over pay....
13:36, 2019-07-31

BA strike update: British Airways seeks court injuction to halt pilot walkout in pay dispute British Airways is to seek a court injunction on Tuesday to halt industrial action by its pilots in a dispute over pay....
11:12, 2019-07-23

John Major to tell Supreme Court Boris Johnson's Parliament shutdown motivated by 'political interest' Sir John Major is today set to tell the UK's highest court that Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament was motivated by the Prime Minister's...
08:21, 2019-09-19

Parliament suspended: Petition to not prorogue Parliament hits 1 million signatures in under 24 hours A petition demanding that plans to suspend Parliament are halted has been signed more than one million times in less than 24 hours....
01:16, 2019-08-29

Parliament suspended: Petition to not prorogue Parliament hits half a million signatures in less than a day A petition demanding plans to suspend Parliament are halted has been signed 500,000 times in less than a day....
19:32, 2019-08-28

Parliament suspended: Petition to not prorogue Parliament hits half a million in less than a day A petition demanding plans to suspend Parliament are halted has been signed 500,000 times in less than a day....
18:52, 2019-08-28

Anti-Brexit activists gather for emergency protest in Parliament Square after Parliament prorogued Dozens of anti-Brexit campaigners have gathered for an emergency protest after Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament....
19:32, 2019-08-28

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: PM will suspend Parliament today after asking MPs to vote for an election Boris Johnson will suspend Parliament today for more than a month after asking MPs to vote for an election, Downing Street has confirmed....
13:08, 2019-09-09

Parliament prorogued LIVE: Boris Johnson faces backlash after the Queen agrees to suspend Parliament Boris Johnson faced a fierce backlash after the Queen approved of his plans to prorogue Parliament....
22:52, 2019-08-28

Colorado Cops Blew Up a House Trying to Find a Walmart Shoplifter, Court Rules the City Owes the Innocent Homeowner Not a Damn Thing A federal appeals court has ruled the homeowners of a Greenwood Village, Colo., house blown to pieces after a SWAT team attempted to get a shopliftin...
21:20, 2019-10-31

Grace Millane murder trial: British backpacker visited accused's apartment before being strangled, court told British backpacker Grace Millane visited the apartment of the man accused of her murder before she was "strangled", a court in New Zealand has heard....
01:12, 2019-11-06

Grace Millane trial: British backpacker visited murder accused's apartment before being strangled, court told British backpacker Grace Millane visited the apartment of the man accused of her murder before she was "strangled", a court in New Zealand has heard....
23:56, 2019-11-05

Grace Millane murder trial: British backpacker strangled by Tinder date who left her body in suitcase, court hears British backpacker Grace Millane was strangled by a man she met on Tinder, who left her dead body in a suitcase while he went on another date, a cour...
02:52, 2019-11-06

Hannah Witheridge and David Miller murders: Thai court upholds conviction of two migrants sentenced to death for killing British backpackers Thailand's Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of two migrant workers who were sentenced to death for the murder of two British backpackers on a ...
09:28, 2019-08-29