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Key Rights at Stake in US Supreme Court Pick

Click to expand Image People walk down the steps of the Supreme Court in Washington May 20, 2009. The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on September 18, 2020 leaves a vacancy on the United States Supreme Court and enormous uncertainty over the court’s future role in the protection of fundamental human rights. A nominee for Justice Ginsburg’s seat on the Supreme Court should be evaluated in terms of their likely impact on access to justice ... Full story

VYBZ KARTEL GRANTED LEAVE TO APPEAL HIS MURDER CONVICTION AT THE UK'S PRIVY COUNCIL

In good news for the artist, Vybz Kartel has been granted leave by the Jamaican Court of Appeal to come to the UK to appeal his conviction at the UK’s Privy Council. Earlier this year, Vybz Kartel spoke to Billboard Magazine about the appeal and his decision to contest his sentencing – with the artist arguing that he was subject to an unfair trial. Kartel said, “I would like to say re the Privy Council that I am going to be out soon. Law and ... Full story

President @realDonaldTrump Announces Nominee to the Supreme Court"

The White House: "LIVE: President @realDonaldTrump Announces Nominee to the Supreme Court" - -. - Sorry, this site requires JavaScript for full functionality. Please enable JavaScript in your browser and reload the page. Full story

Officer shot dead at police station

A police officer has been shot dead at Croydon Police Station in south London. The officer was shot by a 23-year-old man who was being detained at the custody centre in Windmill Lane. This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. You can receive Breaking News on a smartphone or tablet via the BBC News App. You can also follow @BBCBreaking on Twitter to get ... Full story

Coronavirus: Madrid at serious risk without tougher rules, minister warns

Coronavirus: Madrid at serious risk without tougher rules, minister warns - BBC News. -. -. -. -. - sign-incaret-downsearchnolistlistdurationdurationdurationdurationplayplayplayplayplayplayplaymobile-smartmicrophonenewsletteremail Full story

Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in repose at Supreme Court

Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returns for the final time to the Supreme Court this morning, and an army of more than a hundred of her former clerks will meet the casket and accompany it up the stone steps leading to the great hall. Besides her family and written opinions, Ginsburg's clerks are her most lasting legacy. They began their tenures as young inexperienced lawyers and emerged with unparalleled legal ... Full story

Suspect in fatal UK police officer shooting in critical condition

Slideshow ( 6 images ). LONDON (Reuters) - The 23-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of a British police officer inside a police station remains in a critical condition in hospital and has not yet been spoken to, a senior officer said on Saturday. Matt Ratana, a 54-year-old custody sergeant who was originally from the Hawke’s Bay area of New Zealand, was shot dead in the early hours of Friday by a man who was handcuffed. The man is then ... Full story

President Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett as Supreme Court Nominee

WHAT DOES A SECOND CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN LOOK LIKE? ASK ISRAEL. THE RISKS OF RUSHING A CORONAVIRUS VACCINE. ANTHONY FAUCI ON WHAT IT WILL TAKE TO PUT COVID-19 BEHIND US. SOME COVID-19 SURVIVORS GRAPPLE WITH LARGE MEDICAL BILLS. More →. Coronavirus. INDIA'S COVID-19 CRISIS: RECORD INFECTIONS AMID AN ECONOMIC DOWNTURN. India is reporting more daily coronavirus infections and deaths than any other country, while its economy has contracted at a ... Full story

Croydon police officer shot dead named as Sgt Matt Ratana

Croydon police officer shot dead named as Sgt Matt Ratana - BBC News - - - - - sign-incaret-downsearchnolistlistdurationdurationdurationplaydurationplayplayplayplaymobile-smartmicrophonenewsletteremail Full story

Military plane crashes in Ukraine, killing 22

Slideshow ( 5 images ). KYIV (Reuters) - A military transport plane carrying 28 people crashed and burst into flames in northeastern Ukraine on Friday evening, killing at least 22 people on board, officials said. Rescue workers were on the scene. Air force pilots and cadets were on the plane, the interior ministry said. At least two people were injured and taken to hospital in a serious condition, and the search continued for the others, Deputy ... Full story

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