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Dutch Court does UNTHINKABLE!! on Carbon Emissions

It’s illegal to knowingly ignore the dangers of global warming…The Hague District Court agreed with the more than 900 plaintiffs, organized by the sustainability advocacy group  157 more words

Events Local

Landmark Dutch ruling: Cut emissions to protect citizens

Image Credit: AP Photo/Peter Dejong

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch court ordered the government Wednesday to slash greenhouse gas emissions to help fight global warming, a landmark ruling in a case brought by hundreds of concerned citizens that could pave the way for similar legal battles around the world. 790 more words

Health

Second Dutch Google Spain ruling: decision not meant to suppress news reporting - Joran Spauwen

In the autumn of 2014 the Amsterdam Court was offered a chance to shed light on the interpretation of the Google Spain (Costeja) decision of the European Court of Justice, which created a ‘right to be forgotten’. 1,016 more words

Data Protection

Black Hole: Billions of NATO-Dollars Unaccounted for

June 10, 2014 – Truth News International

Finally the Dutch Court of Audit has published today its preliminary findings on NATO’s budget and spending. To no surprise at all a lot of money remains unaccounted for. 1,491 more words

Society

Top Dutch court rejects Apple's sales ban request against Samsung (005930)

WOMP WOMP Apple…

The top Dutch court has dismissed Apple Inc.’s request to ban sales of tablets made by Samsung Electronics Co., ruling in favor of the South Korean smartphone maker in its legal battle with the iPhone maker. Read More, Yonhap News

Korea

Dutch Court Ruled SHELL NIGERIA Verdict

The Dutch court has rejected four out of five allegations against Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell over oil pollution in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region. It is the first time a Dutch-registered company has been sued in a domestic court for offense allegedly carried out by a foreign subsidiary. 57 more words