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ICC: Philippines wants 'war on drugs' probe to be deferred

Bowling Green Daily News 23 Nov 2021
Judges in September said there was a “reasonable basis to proceed with an investigation” into killings committed throughout the Philippines as part of the war on drugs, saying they appear to amount to a crime against humanity under the court’s founding statute. Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved ... .
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ICC: Philippines wants ‘war on drugs’ probe to be deferred

Federal News Radio 23 Nov 2021
Insight by Infor ... Judges in September said there was a “reasonable basis to proceed with an investigation” into killings committed throughout the Philippines as part of the war on drugs, saying they appear to amount to a crime against humanity under the court’s founding statute. Read more. World News. Copyright © 2021 . All rights reserved ... .
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Gun discharges during cleaning in Indianapolis state office

The Lufkin News 18 Nov 2021
The division's Prosecution Assistance Unit is comprised of law enforcement officers and attorneys who investigate and prosecute criminal violations of Indiana securities statutes. For copyright information, check with the ...
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Myanmar court sentences US journalist to 11 years in jail

Eagle-Tribune 12 Nov 2021
He still faces two additional charges in a different court for allegedly violating the counterterrorism law and a statute covering treason and sedition. Copyright ...
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Oklahoma court overturns $465M opioid ruling against J&J

TDN 09 Nov 2021
... to find that New Jersey-based J&J violated the state’s public nuisance statute ... Copyright 2021 The Associated Press.
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Supreme Court hears oral arguments in surveillance and copyright cases

Jurist 09 Nov 2021
While neither case is particularly high profile, both involve subtle interpretations of surveillance and copyright law, respectively ... The statute requires that district courts ask the Register of Copyrights to assess whether the copyright would have been granted if the Register was aware the information was inaccurate.
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Can’t injunct film release on surmises of copyright infringement, says HC; allows release of Zombivli

The Times of India 01 Nov 2021
It is a well-known proposition that there is no copyright in an idea and “pleadings must be precise and the facts must be clearly shown,” said Justice Gautam Patel ... Incidental co-incidences are not copyright infringement ... There is no copyright except as provided by the statute, and infringement is also prescribed by statute.
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US Copyright Office eases DMCA restrictions to allow for more device repairs

Engadget 27 Oct 2021
The right to repair movement just got a big boost from the US Copyright Office ... The statute prohibits the circumvention of software copy protection and has been the target of right to repair advocates for years. As reported by The Verge, the Copyright Office additional protections for many consumer-facing devices that rely on software to function.
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Priest pleads no contest to abusing 11-year-old altar boy

Hastings Tribune 25 Oct 2021
UNIONTOWN, Pa ... The attorney general's office said after Kawecki was charged another victim made allegations of similar abuse but those claims were too old to be prosecuted under the criminal statute of limitations ... Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved ... .
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Oklahoma appeals court reverses double-murder conviction

The Norman Transcript 21 Oct 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma appeals court on Thursday reversed the double-murder conviction of a Spencer man and remanded the case for a new trial ... “As we move forward, the state will proceed consistent with the court's interpretation of the statutes," Prater said in a statement. Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved ... .
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Phillies settle Phanatic lawsuit with mascot creators

Eagle-Tribune 08 Oct 2021
The creators sold the Phanatic’s copyrights to the team in 1984 for $250,000 ... “We are pleased that Judge Netburn agreed with us that the redesigned Phanatic and related artwork are derivative works that the Club can continue to utilize under the Copyright statute.” ... Copyright 2021 Tribune Content Agency.
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Russia marks 15th anniversary of Politkovskaya's killing

Herald-Standard 07 Oct 2021
Politkovskaya’s newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, castigated the authorities for failing to determine who ordered the killing, noting that under the Russian statute of limitations, the mastermind wouldn't face punishment 15 years after the crime unless a court rules otherwise ... Copyright 2021 The Associated Press.
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Why Marvel Is Right to Sue the Estates of Its Most Important Creators

The Escapist 03 Oct 2021
Copyrights are peculiar. Like other kinds of property, copyrights can be sold, transferred, or licensed ... By limiting transfers to 35 years, the statute prevents copyright owners from being short-changed by requiring interested parties to return to the negotiating table after the true value of the copyrighted work is known.
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NLRB memo: College football players are employees

Johnson City Press 30 Sep 2021
Instead, it is legal advice for the NLRB should a case arise ... “If they’re engaged in commerce in the private sector, they are subject to that statute,” she said ... “I wanted to get the word out that it is this general counsel’s opinion that athletes are employees that are covered by our statute.”Recommended Videos. Copyright 2021 The Associated Press.
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Man in Poland gets 25-year sentence for murder, cannibalism

Federal News Radio 28 Sep 2021
The body of the victim was never found and his identity isn’t known ... Insight by Micro Focus Government Solutions ... Robert M ... His lawyers say they will appeal ... Charges of desecration of the body have expired under the statute of limitations, leading to only the main instigator, Robert M., being sentenced on Monday. Copyright © 2021 ... .
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