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A court ruled to vacate the Boston Marathon bomber"s death penalty

AP The death penalty of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been vacated, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday.  The panel of the 1st US Circuit Co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2020

Sanders, Harris Say Boston Marathon Bomber Should Be Able To Vote From Prison

Sanders, Harris Say Boston Marathon Bomber Should Be Able To Vote From Prison.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 23rd, 2019

Death penalty for child rape may not mean better justice, data shows

No more than 28 per cent of child rapes registered end in convictions, and there is a 20-year backlog of child-sex-abuse related court cases.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 23rd, 2018

State’s former top prosecutor joins Quinn Emanuel’s new Boston office

William Weinreb helped lead the prosecution of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2018

Nevada argues broad US effect of drugmaker execution delay

State officials and death penalty experts say a court-ordered delay of Nevada's first execution in 12 years could have a ripple effect in some of the other 30 U.S. states with capital punishment......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 26th, 2018

The New York Post: Man accused of Boston Globe death threats echoes Trump ‘enemy of the people’ charge

“America was saved when Donald J. Trump was elected,” said Robert Darrell Chain as he was leaving court Thursday, an NBC News producer tweets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 31st, 2018

Canadian Facing Death Penalty For Drug Smuggling As China Orders Retrial

A Chinese court has ordered a retrial for a Canadian national accused of smuggling "an enormous amount of drugs" into the Communist nation, argui.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 31st, 2018

China Sentences Canadian to Death for Drug Conviction

A Chinese court ordered the death penalty for a Canadian national in the latest example of how ensnared Canada has become in a battle between the U.S. and Beijing over the detention of a Huawei executive......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 15th, 2019

Swiss bank UBS fined more than $5 billion in fraud case

UBS faces a massive financial penalty in France after a court there ruled that the Swiss bank helped its wealthy clients avoid taxes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 20th, 2019

Swiss bank UBS fined more than $5 billion in fraud case

UBS faces a massive financial penalty in France after a court there ruled that the Swiss bank helped its wealthy clients avoid taxes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 20th, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court bans sex discrimination against LGBT workers

In June, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled favorably in a landmark case protecting the civil rights of LGBT workers from discrimination in the workplace. Prior to the ruling being passed down, it had been legal in more than half of the states to fire.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2020

A key federal appeals court just ruled Michael Flynn"s case isn"t over yet

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 30th, 2020

Why a New York unemployment win for Uber and Lyft drivers may trickle over to California

A federal court in New York ruled the state must immediately pay out unemployment benefits to Uber and Lyft drivers — a ruling that may have favorable consequences for California AB5-related lawsuits against the ride-hailing companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2020

Blockchain Bites: Ethereum’s Lifestyle Brand, Twitch’s Crypto Discounts and MakerDAO’s $1B Milestone

A Ripple executive built an XRP payments platform, a Washington. D.C.. court ruled bitcoin is money and Ethereum miners' profits are soaring......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 27th, 2020

Billionaire WHDH owner Edmund Ansin dies

Edmund N. Ansin, the billionaire owner of WHDH Channel 7 in Boston and Sunbeam Properties, has died at 84. Ansin also owned WSVN Channel 7 in Miami, and that station confirmed Ansin’s death on Sunday but didn’t list a cause. According to a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2020

Facebook, Whatsapp Get Federal Court Go-Ahead To Sue Israeli Surveillance Firm In Malware Exploit Case

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB), and subsidiary WhatsApp Inc., can go ahead with their lawsuit against NSO Group, filed for alleged exploitation of vulnerabilities in software, a federal court has ruled, TechCrunch read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 17th, 2020

Executions Imperiled by Claims of Pain – A Solution

Executions Imperiled by Claims of Pain By Death Penalty Opponents – A Solution; Why Not Use a “Death With Dignity” Pill As Many States Now Authorize Q2 2020 h.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 15th, 2020

Bitfinex Must Face New York Allegations Over $850M in Lost Funds, Appeals Court Rules

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex will have to answer claims about hiding millions in lost funds, a New York appeals court ruled on Thursday......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 10th, 2020

Democrats celebrate landmark Supreme Court rulings against Trump while Republicans say they"re proof of a political conspiracy

The Supreme Court dealt a major blow Thursday to President Donald Trump's efforts to block investigators from obtaining his financial records. The court ruled 7-2 — i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2020

Capitol Report: Here’s what’s next in the battle over Trump’s tax returns after the Supreme Court’s decisions

Now that the Supreme Court has ruled that New York prosecutors may see President Donald Trump’s financial and tax records, will they soon be released to the public as well? It’s unlikely......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 9th, 2020

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark cases about the president"s taxes and financial records

Mario Tama/Getty Images Both of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court appointees ruled against the president in Thursday's decision on whether th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2020