Court Sentences Priest to 20 Years in Prison for Raping Minor

An Indian court has convicted a senior Catholic priest of raping a minor and sentenced him to 20 years in jail, the latest sexual...

Suspension of CJN Violates Global Human Rights Standards – UN

The suspension of Nigeria's most senior judge by President Muhammadu Buhari broke international human rights standards on the independence of the judiciary and the separation of powers, a United...

Suspected Contaminated Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder – Court’s Decision

Consumer Protection Council Alert: Please read below: Pursuant to Sections 2(b) and 2(c) of the Consumer Protection Council Act (CPCA) Wednesday, February 6, 2019: The Consumer Protection...

Court Rules Zimbabwe’s Internet Shutdown Illegal

Zimbabwe’s government exceeded its mandate in ordering an internet blackout during civilian protests last week, a court ruled on Monday, as authorities pressed on...

War Crimes Court Acquits Ivory Coast Ex-Strongman Gbagbo

The International Criminal Court acquitted former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo on Tuesday over a wave of post-electoral violence, in a stunning blow to...

Father Sues School for Sending Home His Dreadlocks-Wearing Daughter

A Kenyan man has sued his child’s new school after she was sent home because she was wearing dreadlocks. The father, who wears dreadlocks himself...

All 83 Ethics Complaints against Justice Brett Kavanaugh Dismissed

A panel of federal judges has dismissed all 83 ethics complaints lodged against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh for his behavior during his confirmation hearings, including allegations...

Cohen’s Statement Before His Sentencing – A Must Read for All ‘Fix It’ Lawyers

THE DEFENDANT: Thank you, your Honor. I stand before your Honor humbly and painfully aware that we are here today for one reason: Because...

Merriam-Webster Names ‘Justice’ its Word of the Year, 2018

"Justice" -- the crux of some of the most gripping stories of the past 12 months -- has been recognized for its central place...

Court Orders Woman to Repay Former Lover’s Gifts Worth £116,000

A UK court has ordered a Zimbabwean, Trish Garikayi, 37, to repay her former lover, Wisdom Penfold, at least £116,000, being the value of...