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Ukraine to extradite Putin death plot suspect


August 24th, 2012 - 2:26 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Ukranian court has given a ruling to extradite to Russia a Kazakhstani citizen, held as the second suspect for attempting to kill Russian President ... Read more...

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Egyptian parliament meets despite court ruling


July 11th, 2012 - 4:19 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The lower house of the Egyptian parliament reconvened Tuesday despite the Constitutional Court's decision to dissolve it.The lawmakers met after newly elected President Mohamed ... Read more...

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Iran sentences 13 for spying for Israel: TV


May 14th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 13 (IANS) An Iranian court has sentenced 13 people found guilty of spying for Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, Press TV reported Sunday.Branch 15 of Tehran's Revolution Court delivered ... Read more...

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Judge falls asleep during Swedish trial


February 8th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gothenburg, Sweden, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Swedish court has ordered a retrial after an appeals court judge fell asleep during a trial. The unnamed judge insist that he did not fall ... Read more...

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Briton faces jail in UAE for insulting Islam


January 13th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) A British engineer is facing jail in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for allegedly insulting Islam with an angry comment during a meeting, ... Read more...

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Indian jailed in Italy for killing son


December 23rd, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 22 (IANS/AKI) An Indian immigrant was jailed Thursday after a Rome appeals court upheld a 15-year-four-month sentence he received for killing his son because he did not respect ... Read more...

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Iranian actress not to receive lashes


October 29th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 29 (IANS/AKI) Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr, who was sentenced to 90 lashes after appearing in an Australian movie, has been released from a prison in her country, human ... Read more...

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Knox flies home after acquittal in murder case


October 4th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 4 (IANS/AKI) US college student Amanda Knox flew home to Seattle Tuesday after being cleared of murdering her flatmate Meredith Kercher in Perugia.Kercher was found semi-naked with ... Read more...

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Meredith Kercher’s family is upset at the way the trial is shaping up


October 4th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Perugia, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Murdered British student Meredith Kercher’s family say the gruesome nature of her murder has been forgotten as the appeal trial draws to a close. After the ... Read more...

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I did not kill Kercher: Knox tells court


October 3rd, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Perugia (Italy), Oct 3 (IANS/AKI) US college student Amanda Knox Monday reiterated her claim that she did not kill British student Meredith Kercher and urged an appeals court to overthrow ... Read more...

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Iran frees two US hikers


September 21st, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 21 (IANS) Two US hikers jailed for allegedly spying in Iran were Wednesday released on bail, the state media reported. Joshua Fattal and Shane Bauer were sentenced to eight ... Read more...

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Strauss-Kahn free to return to France


August 24th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn Tuesday expressed his relief at seeing the end of the "nightmare" in his first remarks to the press since he ... Read more...

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Charges dropped against Strauss-Kahn (Lead)


August 24th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 23 (IANS) New York State Supreme Court Justice Michael Obus Tuesday dismissed the criminal sexual assault charges against former head of International Monitory Fund Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Mubarak trial venue changed due to security concerns


July 31st, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 31 (IANS) The venue for the trial of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak will be moved from a Cairo convention centre due to security reasons, BBC reported.The trial ... Read more...

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Wrongly jailed for 18 years, US man gets $1.4 mn (Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) A US man who spent 18 years in jail after being wrongly charged of killing six people has received $1.4 million in compensation, Xinhua reported.Anthony Graves ... Read more...

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US man wrongly jailed for 18 years gets $1.4 mn


July 1st, 2011 - 5:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) A US man who spent 18 years in jail for slaying six people he did not commit Thursday received $1.4 million in compensation, Xinhua reported.Anthony Graves ... Read more...

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Phil Spector murder conviction upheld


May 3rd, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sacramento, May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An appeals court in California on Monday upheld the murder conviction of Phil Spector. Spector was convicted for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson. This is the ... Read more...

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Mubarak may be executed for ordering demonstrators’ killings


April 15th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Apr 15 (ANI): Egypt's state media has claimed that ousted President Hosni Mubarak, who was arrested in his bed on charges of alleged corruption and abuse of power during his 30-year ... Read more...

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Lawsuit against Dr Dre dismissed


March 21st, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Detroit, Mar 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Michigan Supreme Court dismissed a lawsuit filed by Detroit officials against rap singer Dr Dre.The lawsuit was filed after City Councilman Gary Brown claimed that his ... Read more...

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Briton gets life sentence in Iraq for killing two


February 28th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 28 (IANS) An Iraqi court Monday sentenced a British contractor to life imprisonment for killing two of his colleagues in Baghdad, Xinhua reported."The court issued a verdict of life imprisonment ... Read more...

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Prosecutor fighting to extradite Assange ‘is biased against men’


February 8th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): The Swedish prosecutor seeking to have Julian Assange extradited to Sweden on sexual assault allegations has been accused of having a 'biased view against men'.The claim that public ... Read more...

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Dungeons And Dragons Banned From Prison For ‘Imitating Gang Structure’


January 28th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dungeons and Dragons, the popular video game, will no more be allowed in the prisons. Reportedly, this fantasy game can be derogatory for the inmates and ... Read more...

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Judge James Pickles dies at the age of 85 years


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of Britain’s most outspoken and controversial judges, James Pickles had died at the age of 85 years.His 1986 article in the Guardian is believed to ... Read more...

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Assange’s mother does not want son to be ‘hunted down and jailed’


December 1st, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 1(ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's mother has said that she does not want her son to be "hunted down and jailed", after international police organization Interpol issued an arrest request ... Read more...

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The Pirate Bay founders sentenced and fined over $6 million


November 27th, 2010 - 1:45 am ICT by BNO News
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (BNO NEW) — Three of the founders of file-sharing website The Pirate Bay on Friday were sentenced to 10 months in prison by a Swedish Court of Appeals, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Russian arms dealer Victor Bout arrives in NY after extradition


November 17th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Russian alleged arms dealer Viktor Bout on Wednesday arrived in New York after being extradited from Thailand where he was imprisoned since March 2008, officials said.On Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Supreme Court Appears Sympathetic To Snyder Family In Case Against Westboro Baptist Church


October 7th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar The Supreme Court is agonized over the Snyder Family for its loss of a son in the case against the Westboro Baptist Church. The justices were deeply sympathetic towards ... Read more...

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No change in US’ plans to extradite Russian businessman


August 31st, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) There was no change in the US' plans to extradite Russian businessman Viktor Bout, suspected of illegal arms trade from Thailand, the US Department of State said. "As ... Read more...

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Thai Court Agrees to Extradition of Russian Viktor Bout to America


August 20th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an appeals court ruling which was passed down on Friday, a Thai appeals court decided in favor of the suspected international arms dealer Viktor Bout being ... Read more...

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Russia to seek repatriation of man extradited to US


August 20th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will seek repatriation of a Russian businessman due to be extradited from Thailand to the US on arms trafficking charges, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday. Viktor ... Read more...

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Californian Courthouse Invalidates The Bizarre Regulations That Governed Speech In An Upscale Mall


August 18th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 18, 2010 (Just Flashed): An appeals court in California has issued a verdict that nullifies the regulations of a mall that have prohibited the visitors in that mall from ... Read more...

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An Appeals Courthouse In America Decrees That The ‘Stolen Valor Act’ Is Unconstitutional


August 18th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 18, 2010 (Just Flashed): A panel of judges in an appeals court in California decreed on Tuesday that a 3-year-old federal law titled "The Stolen Valor Act' is unconstitutional and ... Read more...

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US court puts debate on same-sex marriage on hold again


August 17th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): The Ninth US Circuit Court of Appeals has added another twist in the saga of gay marriages, on Monday by granting a stay order in the Proposition 8 ... Read more...

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California Governor Schwarzenegger applauds lifting of ban against same-sex marriage


August 13th, 2010 - 3:54 am ICT by BNO News
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on Thursday applauded U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker's decision to lift his stay on same-sex marriages following his ruling invalidating Proposition 8.“I am ... Read more...

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Heath & Deborah Campbell: Nazi naming parents of kids don’t get their custody


August 7th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Trenton, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A New Jersey appeals court has upheld the earlier decision of the state of New Jersey to take the children of a couple who gave their children ... Read more...

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