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France's top administrative court overturns burkini ban

France’s top administrative court on Friday overturned a ban on burkinis in a Mediterranean beach resort, effectively overturning the bans on the swimsuits that have divided the country. 202 more words

An Afternoon in a Prison

I am an attorney. My particular field of law frequently requires me to go to jails or state prisons to visit clients.

Last week occasioned such a visit. 919 more words


Court sides with Trader Joe's in suit over alleged knockoff

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. court has the authority to hear a trademark lawsuit by grocery chain Trader Joe’s against a man who purchased the company’s products and resold them in Canada at “Pirate Joe’s,” a store designed to mimic a real Trader Joe’s, a federal appeals court said Friday. 358 more words


Arrest Made In New Britain Shooting

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   –  New Britain Police have made an arrest in an August 19 shooting on Arch Street.39 year old Kunta Kinta Cupe of Branford   was apprehended during a traffic stop near the  New Britain-Berlin line Friday evening. 68 more words


Regina Legal Aid's city office undergoing "organizational review"

Recent staffing changes at Regina’s Legal Aid city office are resulting in what Legal Aid Saskatchewan’s CEO terms an “organizational review” — leading to a number of criminal files having to be handed to other offices. 631 more words

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Crown wants peace bond for man approaching end of sentence for Regina extortion, violent assault

The Crown is asking for a high-risk offender peace bond for a man rapidly approaching the end of his sentence for a violent Regina extortion and assault from 2007. 305 more words

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French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini ban

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

MARSEILLE (AFP) – France’s highest administrative court on Friday (Aug 26) suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera town, although other resorts remained defiant, vowing to keep the restrictions in place. 744 more words

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