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Netherlands Partly Liable for 1995 Massacre of Bosnian Muslim Men, Court Rules

The ruling, which disappointed the plaintiffs, largely upheld a previous decision that Dutch peacekeepers wrongfully ordered 350 Muslim men and boys to leave a U.N. compound in Srebrenica. 19 more words

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Anti-Gay Attacks Not Covered by West Virginia Hate Crime Law, Court Rules

The state’s Supreme Court of Appeals ruled that a law including provisions on sex discrimination does not protect against attacks committed on the basis of sexual orientation. 19 more words

A roundup of eDisclosure developments in England and Wales – some rules

This is the second in a series of four articles about the rules and cases relevant to disclosure in England and Wales. The series is introduced here… 862 more words

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Arkansas Can Execute One Inmate Tonight, Court Rules

The state of Arkansas was preparing to execute one man Thursday night mere hours after a court overruled a restraining order that blocked the state’s use of one of its lethal injection drugs. 10 more words

Civil Rights Act Protects Gay Workers, Court Rules

With contradictory rulings in two circuits, the Supreme Court may end up deciding whether a landmark law protects gay people from job discrimination.

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Employees on probation can't be fired arbitrarily, court rules

Phuc Van Ly successfully sued Interior Health for wrongful dismissal, and the decision released this week by B.C. Supreme Court holds useful lessons for anyone starting a job on probation. 12 more words

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