Tag Archives: court

#REUTERS. | Three former Malian ministers, targeted by an arrest warrant, ready to appear in court

Minusma, the UN force in Mali, recognized “dysfunctions” concerning the mission of these Ivorian soldiers. The process to obtain the release of 49 Ivorian soldiers detained in Bamako for three weeks “may be long”, admitted Wednesday in Abidjan the spokesman of the Ivorian government. “Côte d’Ivoire favored dialogue” to obtain …

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#VOA. | US Probes Cyber Breach of Federal Court Records System

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Justice Department is investigating a cyber breach involving the federal court records management system, the department’s top national security attorney told lawmakers Thursday. Matt Olsen, head of the Justice Department’s National Security Division, alluded to the threat of cyberattacks by foreign nations as he told the …

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#PoliticoCD. | Tshopo: The Court of Appeal annuls the election of Governor Tony Kapalata

The Court of Appeal of the province of Tshopo, has just canceled the partial result of the second round of the election of the Governor and the vice-governor, during a public hearing devoted to the judgment of the electoral disputes opposing the candidate Madeleine Nikomba against the CENI and others. …

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Twitter Appeals French Court Ruling on Anti-Hate Speech ~ #VoA:

PARIS — Twitter has appealed a French court decision that ordered it to give activists full access to all of its relevant documents on efforts to fight hate speech, lawyers and a judicial source said on Saturday. In July, a French court ordered Twitter to grant six French anti-discrimination groups …

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Jacob Zuma before the South African Constitutional Court ~ #AFP:

South Africa’s highest court, the Constitutional Court, is due to reconsider Monday the 15-month prison sentence it imposed on former President Jacob Zuma for contempt of justice. Zuma’s lawyers wrote to the court on Wednesday asking it to suspend Mr. Zuma’s arrest, to wait for a court to rule on …

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Ramaphosa cleared by the Constitutional Court ~ #AFP:

In a report published in 2019, the Mediator of the Republic Busisiwe Mkhwebane, in charge of the fight against corruption, had accused Mr. Ramaphosa of having deliberately misled the National Assembly in his response to a question from a deputy of ‘opposition. She also said she had evidence of money …

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Supreme Court upholds Obama’s flagship health care law ‘Obamacare’ ~ #AFP:

His decision, taken by a majority of seven out of nine judges, represents an ex post facto snub for former President Donald Trump who tried by all means to suppress the emblematic law of his predecessor. Their decision, the third devoted to this law, is based on a procedural argument: …

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the legal battle begins before the Court of Justice of the EU ~ #AFP:

The substantive battle awaited since the end of January on the compatibility of the monopoly of sports bodies with European competition law will finally begin in Luxembourg, where the CJEU sits, which has just been referred to by a Spanish judge. Despite the rapid withdrawal of nine of the twelve …

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High Court Sides with Google in Copyright Fight with Oracle | Voice of America ~ #VoA:

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court sided Monday with Google in an $8 billion copyright dispute with Oracle over the internet company’s creation of the Android operating system used on most smartphones worldwide. To create Android, which was released in 2007, Google wrote millions of lines of new computer code. But …

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US Supreme Court Rules in Facebook’s Favor in Case About Unwanted Texting | Voice of America ~ #VoA:

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday tossed out a lawsuit accusing Facebook Inc. of violating a federal anti-robocall law. The justices, in a 9-0 decision authored by Justice Sonia Sotomayor, sided with Facebook in its argument that text messages the social media company sent did not violate a …

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the opponent Bobi Wine challenges the presidential election in court ~ #AFP:

Mr Wine, a 38-year-old MP and former ragga singer, was widely defeated in the January 14 election, which saw Mr Museveni win a sixth term after a campaign marked by violence that claimed dozens of years. dead. According to the official results, updated a few days ago, the authoritarian ruler …

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Ghanaian opposition challenges presidential results in court ~ #AFP:

In this request filed by Mr. Mahama, and consulted by AFP, the opposition leader says that the presidential election was marred by fraud, and that its result must be annulled. The complainant asks the courts that“an ordinance directs the Electoral Commission to conduct a second election”, because its results are …

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The Ivorian Federation takes the sports court against FIFA ~ #AFP:

The Executive Committee of the FIF has “taken the decision to exercise all the means of appeal before the CAS” against this placing under trusteeship pronounced last Thursday by the International Federation of Association Football (Fifa), said the FIF in a statement. “After analyzing this decision (of Fifa), the Executive …

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Alpha Condé proclaimed president elected by the Constitutional Court ~ #AFP:

Ten opposition candidates in the presidential election of October 18 in Guinea on Friday called on their supporters to resume the demonstrations on Tuesday, rejecting the provisional presidential results having declared the head of state, Alpha Condé, reelected. This announcement, on October 24, sparked the joy of its supporters and …

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Google, Oracle Meet in Copyright Clash at Supreme Court | Voice of America ~ #VoA:

WASHINGTON – Tech giants Google and Oracle are clashing at the Supreme Court in a copyright dispute that’s worth billions and important to the future of software development. The case before the justices Wednesday has to do with Google’s creation of the Android operating system now used on the vast …

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