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Chemist with banned pills held at airport

Dubai: A chemist, who was stopped at Dubai International Airport’s transit section for possessing 483 Pregabalin pills, was carrying the medicine for scientific research and development purposes, her lawyer told a court.The 37-year-old Chinese chemist denied the accusation of s...

Paul Manafort Volunteers To Testify Before Congress Amid Russia Investigation

WASHINGTON — Paul Manafort’s counsel has reached out to the House Intelligence committee to offer its members the opportunity to interview him, the committee’s chairman Rep. Devin Nunes said in an unexpected press conference Friday morning. The offer comes just days afte...

Husted: Lucas Co. elections board actions 'troubling’

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted said Wednesday a private meeting between two Lucas County Board of Elections members to discuss a deal over the board’s director appointment, and an apparent exchange of text messages between GOP board members and the Republican chairman in th...

Husted requests more information before appointing Lucas Co. elections director

The Ohio Secretary of State today has asked for more information about the Lucas County Board of Elections’ recent tie votes before deciding whether to break a 2-2 tie to approve a new director. Secretary of State Jon Husted is specifically requesting records of cell-phone tex...

Judge Skeptical of Roman Polanski’s Latest Bid to End 40-Year-Old Rape Case

An L.A. Superior Court judge heard extensive arguments Monday from an attorney for Roman Polanski, but seemed skeptical of the fugitive director’s latest bid to dispose of his 40-year-old rape ...

From bedroom to boardroom, Supreme Court is in your business - World - NZ Herald News

WASHINGTON (AP) " Quick, name a Supreme Court justice. OK, name three. One of the current justices, Stephen Breyer, once noted wryly that their names are less well-known than those of the Three S...

From bedroom to boardroom, Supreme Court is in your business

WASHINGTON (AP) - Quick, name a Supreme Court justice. OK, name three. One of the current justices, Stephen Breyer, once noted wryly that their names are less well-known than those of the Three S...

Key Washington lawmaker: Mike Padden

Mike Padden Hometown: Spokane Valley Party: Republican District: Legislative District 4, one of three districts contained within Spokane County boundaries; it includes the city of Spokane Valley...

General Sessions Court Judge David Bales Takes Medical Leave Of Absence

General Sessions Court, Division II, Judge David E. Bales, who was appointed by the County Commission on Oct. 24, 2005, then elected in 2006 and reelected in 2012, announced on Friday, that he wi...

Amber Harrison hits Australia's Seven West Media with legal claim

The former lover of Australia's Seven West Media boss Tim Worner has made good on her threat to sue the company, claiming it contravened the law and breached her employment contract. High-prof...

Amber Harrison hires Julian Burnside in battle against Seven West Media

Amber Harrison has hired prominent barrister Julian Burnside QC as her high-profile battle with Seven West Media moves to a new level. Mr Burnside confirmed Ms Harrison would now counter-sue her...

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