Judge issues decision in Missouri lieutenant governor appointment challenge

A Cole County judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the appointment of Mike Kehoe as Missouri’s lieutenant governor. Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem ruled that Gov. Mike Parson had the authority to appoint Kehoe to the state’s number-.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Netflix can move forward with challenge to Fox"s employment contracts, appeals court rules

A California appeals court on Friday affirmed a trial judge's decision to allow.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 29th, 2018

Special prosecutor will not refile felony invasion-of-privacy charge against Eric Greitens

A special prosecutor will not refile a felony invasion-of-privacy charge against former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens. Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced her decision Friday, one week after the Republican governor's resignation, th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

Greitens announces resignation

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens said Tuesday that he would resign, effective at 5 p.m. Friday. Lt. Gov. Mike Parson, a Republican, would become governor. Greitens, 44, said the decision to quit was difficult but maintained he's done nothing wrong. "I .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

SC Collegium again backs Justice Joseph"s appointment as SC judge; updates

The Modi government's decision to return the SC Collegium's recommendation to elevate Justice Joseph has led to another Centre-Judiciary face-off. Here is all you need to know about the controversy.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 11th, 2018

Letter to BS: HC dismisses pleas to disqualify Panneerselvam, 10 other MLAs

It is a surprise that the court has upheld the appointment of the three Bharatiya Janata Party MLAs unilaterally appointed by the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 1st, 2018

Here Are 4 Issues Top Restaurant Executives Share

Labor is the most pressing challenge for restaurant chains......»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 18th, 2018

Family and friends mourning Botham Jean are criticizing a local news report that highlighted marijuana found inside his apartment

Ryan Tarinelli/AP Family and friends mourning 26-year-old Botham Jean, a black man killed by a Dallas cop last week are  criticizing a judge's decision to grant multi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 13th, 2018

Manafort Reportedly Pursuing Plea Deal After Prosecutors Flip Former Lawyer

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson's decision to push back a scheduled pretrial hearing in the Manafort trial has raised suspicions that the onetime Trump campaign executive might be pur.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 12th, 2018

U.S. securities law can cover cryptocurrencies, judge rules

U.S. securities law can be used to prosecute fraud cases over cryptocurrency offerings, a New York federal judge ruled on Tuesday in what appeared to be the first court decision to address the issue......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2018

De Blasio not endorsing anyone for governor or lieutenant governor

After demurring for weeks, Mayor Bill de Blasio said over the weekend that he won't endorse anyone in the Democratic primaries for governor or lieutenant governor, adding that his vote in the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 11th, 2018

Business issues getting short shrift in campaign for governor

Andrew Cuomo has been governor for nearly eight years and is asking voters for four more. That's a lot to talk about in one hour, which is all he agreed to spend debating Cynthia Nixon before the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 11th, 2018

HSBC whistleblower in Spanish court over Swiss extradition request

Bank whistleblower Herve Falciani is due to appear before Spain's High Court on Tuesday as the judge considering an extradition request from Switzerland over alleged industrial sabotage nears a decision......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2018

Here"s what Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said about key issues like abortion during his marathon confirmation hearings

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Judge Brett Kavanaugh sat through several days of hearings last week, during which senators on the Judiciary Committee probed his record and positions to determine his fitness to serve on the Supreme Court. The hear.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 2018

Here"s where Trump"s Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh likely stands on controversial issues

Andrew Harnik/AP Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Senate confirmation hearings began Tuesday for his nomination to the Supreme Court. President Donald Trump's secon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 4th, 2018

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) Waiting for RBA policy meeting

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) Waiting for RBA policy meeting Current account second quarter, RBA policy meeting and cash rate decision, RBA governor Lowe speaks at a board dinner in Perth Capital Economics on pen.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 3rd, 2018

"Friday night document massacre": Democrats slam White House for withholding 100,000 documents on Trump"s Supreme Court nominee

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Democrats hit back over the weekend against a White House decision to withhold more than 100,000 pages of records from Judge Brett Kavanaugh'.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 2nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Judge issues injunction against 3-D gun blueprints until court resolution

A federal judge in Washington state Monday blocked blueprints for 3-D-printed guns from being shared online by a pro-gun group until the matter is resolved in court......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2018

Judge extends 3D-printed gun ban pending state challenge

A U.S. judge extended a ban on publishing blueprints for 3D-printed guns online, handing a procedural victory to gun-control groups that say the practice will make it easy for criminals and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 27th, 2018

Judge strikes down verdict against Rand Construction over executive assistant’s medical leave

The case against Rand, filed in a Virginia federal court, alleged retaliation under the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans With Disabilities Act. A judge's Wednesday's decision means the court has found in favor of Rand on all of three counts......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 23rd, 2018

Akorn falls after judge says he has more to do before decision

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallAug 23rd, 2018