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Historical Fiction ""The Curse Of Damini"" Released on Nirbhaya's Death Anniversary
Business Wire IndiaDebajani Mohanty marks her debut in the world of historical fiction with the release of her novel “The Curse of Damini” published by Penguin Partridge

69 Percent of Delhi Citizen Believe Odd-Even Rule Cannot Be Implemented Effectively
Business Wire India  69 % citizens say odd-even vehicle rule cannot be implemented effectively 61% citizens believe the rule will result in increase in the number of cars Suggest 10+ things that must be implemented before the Odd-Even rule   LocalCircles (www.localcircles

TX Holdings Reports Full Year Results for Fiscal 2015
TX Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: TXHG), a supplier of mining and rail products to the U.S. coal mining industry, today announced financial results for the full fiscal year ended September 30, 2015. During the year, revenues decreased due to overall lower sales demand and the company incurred a $372,509 net loss. Gross profit was $626,036 compared with $1,135,696 in the fiscal 2014.

Judicial Watch Files for Contempt in Supreme Court Against State of Hawaii Going Forward With Race-Based "Native Hawaiian-Only" Election
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 23, 2015) - Judicial Watch announced today it filed a Motion for Civil Contempt against the State of Hawaii for its contravention of an injunction in the race-based "Native Hawaiian-only" election

Law Finance Group Funds Trust Case Resulting in $26MM Recovery for Disinherited Son
Law Finance Group, one of the nation's longest-running litigation funding firms with nearly 500 post-judgement appeals financed since its inception in 1994, announces today that a final settlement was entered in the case Sefton v. Sefton, resulting in a $26 million recovery for Thomas Sefton, Jr. ("Thomas"). Thomas was represented by Richard S

Leading Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones Tapped as Keynote Speaker at 30th Anniversary Land Use Law & Planning Conference Hosted by UCLA Extension
Dr. Lucy Jones, Science Advisor for Risk Reduction at the U.S. Geological Survey, is the keynote speaker at UCLA Extension's 30th Anniversary Land Use Law & Planning Conference on Friday, January 22, 2016 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel. Dr

Fish & Richardson Announces Two Principals Named "Litigation Trailblazers" for 2015 by The National Law Journal
Fish & Richardson today announced that Jonathan E. Singer and Ann Cathcart Chaplin have been named "Litigation Trailblazers" by The National Law Journal (NLJ). According to the NLJ, these trailblazers have "shown a deep passion and perseverance in pursuit of their mission, having achieved remarkable successes along the way."

Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Requiring Fourth Circuit to Follow Three-Judge Court Act in Maryland Gerrymandering Challenges
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - Judicial Watch announced today a unanimous, 9-0 U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overrules the U.S

Nonhuman Rights Project Continues Legal Battle to Free Tommy the Chimpanzee
Continuing its campaign to achieve personhood and legal rights for nonhuman animals, The Nonhuman Rights Project, Inc. (NhRP) announced today that it re-filed its common law habeas corpus case on behalf of Tommy, a chimpanzee who lives in a cage on a used trailer lot in Gloversville, NY, on December 3 with the New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan

Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court Order Halting Hawaii From Conducting Race-Based Election Pending Appeal
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 03, 2015) - Judicial Watch today responded to the Supreme Court's issuance of an injunction halting a race-based "Native Hawaiian-only" election in Hawaii

Lew Conner to Receive 2015 John C. Tune Public Service Award From the Nashville Bar Association
In recognition of more than 50 years of service to both the legal profession and the Middle Tennessee community, Waller attorney and mediator Lew Conner will be presented the John C. Tune Public Service Award at the Nashville Bar Association's annual meeting and banquet on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 at the Music City Center in Nashville.

Alterna Capital Partners Increases Investment in Midwest Energy Emissions Corp.
LEWIS CENTER, OH--(Marketwired - November 24, 2015) - Midwest Energy Emissions Corp

TimePlay's Patent Lawsuit Moves Forward as Court Denies Audience Entertainment's Motion
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - November 20, 2015) - Multi-player gaming systems pioneer and patent owner TimePlay Inc.'s patent infringement lawsuit against Audience Entertainment LLC will move forward after United States District Court Judge James Otero denied Audience Entertainment's motion to dismiss the case on November 10, 2015

I-Minerals' Updates Legal Action Against Unimin
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 19, 2015) - I-Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: IMA) (OTCQX: IMAHF) ("I-Minerals" or the "Company") provides an update to the Company's press release of April 21, 2015 wherein I-Minerals announced that it and Dr

Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. Reports Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results
LEWIS CENTER, OH--(Marketwired - November 17, 2015) - Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. (OTCQB: MEEC) ("ME2C" or the "Company"), an emerging leader in mercury emissions control technology for the global coal-power industry, today announced its financial results for third quarter, ended September 30, 2015.

MDU Resources Names New General Counsel
BISMARCK, ND--(Marketwired - November 16, 2015) - MDU Resources Group, Inc. today announced that Daniel S. Kuntz has been named general counsel and secretary, effective Jan. 9. He succeeds Paul K. Sandness, who is retiring Jan. 8.

DATATRAK Provides an Update on Ongoing Litigation
CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - DATATRAK International, Inc. (OTCQX: DTRK), the leader in developing cloud-based, unified dClinical™ technologies and delivering related services for the clinical trial industry, today provided an update on its lawsuit against Medidata Solutions, Inc

Fish & Richardson Announces Dr. Martin Burda, LL.M., Joins Firm as Principal in Munich, Germany Office
Fish & Richardson announced today that Dr. Martin Burda, LL.M., has joined the firm as a principal in the Patent Group in its Munich office. Previously, Dr. Burda was a patent attorney at the intellectual property (IP) law firm Mitscherlich in Munich.

Endeavor IP Wins Declaratory Judgment Removing All Financial Obligations Under Four Promissory Notes Totaling $1.9 Million Plus Accrued Interest
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 03, 2015) - Endeavor IP, Inc. (OTC PINK: ENIP) ("Endeavor" or the "Company"), an intellectual property services and patent licensing company, announced today that the Company has been awarded a declaratory judgment by the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of Onondaga, against Bay Capital, A.G. ("Bay Capital") and Knight Financial, Ltd

Andhra Pradesh News on November 11, 2015
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on November 11, 2015

Bayfield Ventures Corp. : Bayfield Shareholders Approve Acquisition by New Gold
TSX Venture Trading Symbol: BYV

FilmOn Networks Builds Momentum for Success of FCC's MVPD Resolution
BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - December 23, 2014) - The Federal Communications Commission's announcement Friday of a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that would "modernize" the definition of MVPDs marks the turning of the tide in FilmOn Networks's battle against the major network television establishment

NEW YORK - December 19, 2014 - Vringo, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNG), a company engaged in the innovation, development and monetization of intellectual property, today provided an update.

Iron Creek Capital Corp. and Polar Star Mining Corporation Announce Completion of Arrangement
Iron Creek Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE: IRN) ("Iron Creek") and Polar Star Mining Corporation (TSX: PSR) ("Polar Star") - jointly the "Companies" - are pleased to announce the completion of the previously announced plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") involving Iron Creek, 9057404 Canada Inc. ("Acquireco"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Iron Creek, and Polar Star.

Almaden Updates Status of Spin-Out of Mineral Exploration Assets and Royalties
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 15, 2014) - Almaden Minerals Ltd

David Boies Will Represent Vringo in Filing Petition for Writ of Certiorari

Forward Reports Fiscal 2014 Results
Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORD) ("Forward" or the "Company"), a designer and distributor of custom carry and protective solutions, today announced financial results for its fiscal year ended September 30, 2014.

Iberian Minerals Appoints David Cohen to the Board of Directors
Iberian Minerals Ltd., formerly Solid Resources Ltd., ("Company") (TSX VENTURE: IML)(OTCQB: SLDRF) is pleased to announce that David Cohen has been appointed as a non-executive member of the Board of Directors.

Top New Jersey Attorney Wins in New Jersey Supreme Court
Donald Vanarelli, Esq. is proud to announce victory in the New Jersey Supreme Court. The high court ruled to allow survivor benefits to be designated to a special needs trust for children with disabilities of retired New Jersey Police and Firefighters.

Donald Vanarelli, Esq. Announces December Public Appearances
Donald Vanarelli is scheduled to be a speaker at two notable upcoming events this December. As an advocate and active member of NELA, Mr. Vanarelli regularly leads discussions educating individuals on their options and rights when claiming various forms of state law benefits

Western Copper and Gold Announces Restart of Environmental Review
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 28, 2014) - Western Copper and Gold Corporation ("Western" or the "Company") (TSX: WRN)(NYSE MKT: WRN) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Casino Mining Corp. ("CMC") are pleased to announce that the Yukon Environmental and Socioeconomic Assessment Board ("YESAB") has resumed its review of the Casino Project.

NMC Resource (TSX Venture: NRC) Signs Letter of Intent to Go Private at $0.20 per Share
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 25, 2014) - Further to the news release dated November 4, 2014, NMC Resource Corporation ("NMC Resource" or the "Company") today announced that it has signed a letter of intent (the "LOI") with Dong Won Corporation ("Dong Won"), for a going private transaction. 

ACA Expands Breastfeeding Options for Working Moms
NORMAN, OK--(Marketwired - November 21, 2014) - Heather McMillan Nakai does not mind going first.

Maduff & Maduff Wins: Illinois Pension Reform Act Found Unconstitutional
An Illinois court November 21, 2014, declared the "Pension Reform Act" (the "Act") unconstitutional. The law firm of Maduff & Maduff and John D. Carr successfully represented the State Universities Annuitants' Association and ten individuals in challenging the Act. There were additional plaintiffs in other, consolidated lawsuits, represented by other attorneys.

Central Florida Man Secures $35 Million in Damages From Big Tobacco
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - November 17, 2014) - Attorneys Scott Schlesinger, Steven Hammer and Jon Gdanski of Schlesinger Law Offices have achieved a $35 million judgment against two tobacco companies on behalf of a smoker who suffered severe health problems from his addiction to cigarettes.

Hunters and Anglers to the EPA: Protect Our Streams and Wetlands
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - November 13, 2014) - Hunters and anglers want the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) to take action to better protect America's streams and wetlands. That's the message in a new letter signed by 210 hunting, fishing and sporting groups from across the country.

KBC Group : Strong results and completion of divestment programme
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Interfor Reports Strong Results in Q3'14
INTERFOR CORPORATION ("Interfor" or the "Company") (TSX: IFP) reported net earnings of $11.0 million, or $0.16 per share, and EBITDA(1) of $45.4 million for the third quarter of 2014. These figures compare with net earnings and EBITDA(1) of $7.4 million and $47.3 million respectively in the second quarter of 2014 and a loss of $130,000 and EBITDA(1) of $24.6 million in the third quarter of 2013

Singer/Songwriter Rolan Bolan Embarks on a Multi-City Tour in the U.K., Where His Father, Legendary T-Rex Frontman Marc Bolan, Was Born and Lived
Singer-songwriter Rolan Bolan ( is gearing up for a nine-city November tour of the U.K., where his father, late legendary T-Rex frontman Marc Bolan, was born and lived until his death in 1977.

District Court Approves Hunton’s $297M Class Action Settlement for USF
On December 9, 2014, U.S. District Judge Alvin W. Thompson granted final approval of a $297 million settlement between plaintiffs in a multidistrict class action and defendant U.S. Foodservice, Inc. and its former Dutch parent company, Koninklijke Ahold, N.V.

Newegg Files Opposition to Soverain Software's Plea for Supreme Court Review and Challenges Soverain's Misrepresentations to Congress announced today that it has filed an opposition to Soverain Software's petition for writ of certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court and has also responded to a letter Soverain wrote to Chairman Robert Goodlatte of the House Judiciary Committee

Actelion provides an update in regard to Asahi litigation
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion provides an update in regard to Asahi litigation. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

FilmOn CEO and Founder Alki David Responds to Aereo Inc.'s Brief Asking for a Supreme Court Hearing
LOS ANGELES, CA --(Marketwired - December 18, 2013) - As the battle for Americans' right to congressionally granted free-to-air broadcast access heats up, Alki David, CEO and Founder of the free streaming television service FilmOn, responded to rival Aereo's December 12 brief asking for a Supreme Court hearing.

Decision Diagnostics Receives Mandate From U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the Long Running Dispute With J&J Division
Decision Diagnostics Corp

Consumer Advocacy Groups Step Up to Support FilmOn
FilmOn, the world's leading free TV streaming service, today responded to the friend of the court brief filed by non-for-profit public interest organizations: Public Knowledge, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Engine Advocacy.

Judicial Watch Defends North Carolina Voter ID Law, Additional Protections Against Voter Fraud
Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed a Motion for Intervention with its client Christina Kelley Gallegos-Merrill to defend North Carolina against an Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) lawsuit. The DOJ seeks to prevent enforcement of HB 589, which requires, among other election integrity measures, that voters present a photo ID before casting a ballot

Experts at Downtown Washington D.C. Hotels Share Inside Scoop on Top D.C. Attractions
Whether visiting lush aquatic gardens, stand-up paddling on the Potomac River or discovering a hot neighborhood restaurant, Washington, DC has plenty to offer urban explorers from around the world. To get the inside scoop on things to do, Marriott International associates at the company headquarters and its D.C. area hotels we're asked to share their favorites and local knowledge.

Waller Adds 22 New Associates
Waller, Nashville's oldest and largest law firm, has added 22 new associates since June 2013. The latest additions to the firm's roster of approximately 200 attorneys are 2013 law school graduates who are now officially licensed to practice.

International Minerals Receives Final Court Approval for Arrangement With Hochschild
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) (the "Company" or "IMZ") announces that on December 2, 2013 it obtained a final order of the Supreme Court of Yukon approving the previously-announced transaction by way of a plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") involving IMZ and Hochschild Mining plc ("Hochschild") pursuant to which Hochschild will acquire IMZ

Judicial Watch and Allied Education Foundation File Amici Curiae Brief With U.S. Supreme Court in Support of Challenge to Obama NLRB Recess Appointments
Judicial Watch announced today that on November 25, 2013, it joined with the Allied Educational Foundation (AEF) in filing an amici curiae brief with the United States Supreme Court in support of a U.S

Michigan Retailers Applaud U.S. Supreme Court Action on Main Street Fairness
The Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) today cheered the U.S. Supreme Court's refusal to hear two major online merchants' challenge to New York state legislation forcing them to collect state sales tax and said the action gives a "green light" to current efforts to enact similar Michigan Main Street Fairness legislation.

First-Ever Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of Captive Chimpanzees to Demand Courts Grant Them Right to Bodily Liberty
The Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) announced today that it has filed the first-ever lawsuits on behalf of captive chimpanzees demanding that the courts grant them the right to bodily liberty via a writ of habeas corpus

OceanaGold and Pacific Rim Mining Complete Plan of Arrangement
OceanaGold Corporation ("OceanaGold") (ASX: OGC)(TSX: OGC)(NZX: OGC) and Pacific Rim Mining Corp. ("Pacific Rim") (TSX: PMU)(OTCQX: PFRMF) are pleased to announce the successful completion of the plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") originally announced on October 8, 2013

International Minerals Reports Results of Annual and Special Meeting Held on November 26, 2013
International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ) (SWISS: IMZ) (the "Company" or "IMZ") reports the results of the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Optionholders (collectively the "Securityholders") held on November 26, 2013 in Scottsdale, Arizona (the "Meeting").

Pacific Rim Shareholders Approve Plan of Arrangement and Final Court Approval Received
Pacific Rim Mining Corp. (TSX: PMU)(OTCQX: PFRMF) ("Pacific Rim") is pleased to announce that at the special meeting of its shareholders held on November 21, 2013, the shareholders of Pacific Rim approved the previously announced plan of arrangement with OceanaGold Corporation (the "Arrangement")

The Patino Law Firm Launches "Justice Teaching" Mentoring Program at Grace Academy International in Opa Locka
The Patiño Law Firm, the boutique law firm behind 1-800-ACCIDENT in South Florida, today announced it launched the "Justice Teaching" mentoring program at Grace Academy International in Opa Locka to teach middle and high school students about the Florida justice system

Married Same-Sex Couples Can Amend Past Federal Tax Returns to "Married Filing Jointly" -- But That May Not Be a Smart Move for Some
Thanks to the Supreme Court's 2013 decision striking down the Defense of Marriage Act, married same-sex couples will be required to file their 2013 federal returns under one of the "married" categories -- either as "married filing jointly" or "married filing separately."

Quentin Palfrey Joins WilmerHale's IP Litigation Practice in Boston
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - November 19, 2013) - WilmerHale is pleased to announce that Quentin Palfrey has joined the firm's Boston office as special counsel in the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice. Mr

Guar Global Appoints Agribusiness Legal Specialist Mr. A. Seth to Board of Directors
Guar Global Ltd. (OTCQB: GGBL) ("Guar Global" or the "Company"), a company aiming to implement innovative technologies and methods to increase crop yields of guar, an organic gelling agent used extensively in hydraulic fracturing by the oil and gas sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Amit Seth as a member of its Board of Directors.

Moody's Again Receives Top Corporate Equality Index (CEI) Ranking

CBI Court issues notices to Dharmana Prasada Rao and Mopidevi Venkataramana Rao
CBI files a memo saying no prior permission to prosecute was required citing Supreme Court judgements

CBI Court rejects Jagan Mohan Reddy's bail petition
Court posts the other bail petition to November 30

Jagan's disproportionate assets case may take another three months says CBI
CBI Director says Supreme Court and High Court are monitoring the case

Andhra Pradesh News on November 23, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on November 23, 2012

No time limitation fixed on chargesheet in disproportionate assets case against Jagan says Lakshminarayana
Lakshminarayana assures that the investigation on the disproportionate assets case is going in a steady manner

Samajwadi Party warns promotion quota bill will be scrutinised in Supreme Court
Samajwadi Party urges members of Rajya Sabha not to vote against their conscience

Voting on the SC/ST promotion quota bill in Rajya Sabha today
Samajwadi Party says it will oppose the bill

Rogue Iron Ore Corp. Announces Update on Rapier Gold Spin-Out Transaction
Rogue Iron Ore Corp. (TSX VENTURE: RRS) (the "Company" or "Rogue") held its Annual General and Special Meeting ("AGSM") on December 10, 2012. The purpose of the AGSM included obtaining securityholder approval of a proposed spin-out of Rapier Gold Inc

Telenor in India: Capturing growth in one of the world's largest mobile markets
Today Telenor presents its updated plan for the company's operations in India, bringing a challenging year to an end.

Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd.: Extension to Hold AGM and Petition by Rex Harbour to Call AGM
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) ("Barkerville" or the "Company") announces that on September 7, 2012 the Company received an extension from the British Columbia Registrar of Companies to hold its annual general meeting no later than May 26, 2013 in accordance with Section 182(4) of the British Columbia Business Corporations Act.

Jeffrey Bucholtz Appointed by Supreme Court to Argue in Pending Case
King & Spalding partner Jeffrey S. Bucholtz has been appointed by the U.S. Supreme Court to brief and argue a pending case, Millbrook v. United States, in support of the judgment below.

RPost Now Offered as a Member Benefit by The Florida Bar for Email Proof With New Florida Email Service Rule
RPost, the inventor of Registered Email® track, prove, sign and encrypt technology, announces The Florida Bar, one of the largest regulatory bodies for lawyers, now offers use of RPost's Registered Email services for high value email and document delivery

Greenway Announces Opening of Corporate HQ and the Hiring of Two Key Executives
GREENWAY TECHNOLOGY (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: GWYT) today announced the opening of its corporate headquarters facility and the appointment of two key executives.

Judicial Watch Sues for HUD Records of Obama Administration Involvement in Controversial St. Paul, MN, Housing Discrimination Case
Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a lawsuit (Judicial Watch, Inc. v. United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (No. 1:12-cv-01785)) on November 2, 2012, in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against the U.S

To the minority shareholders of Dagon AB (publ)
Klövern AB (publ), 556482-5833 ("Klövern"), in a letter dated 17 April 2012, informed the Board of Directors of Dagon AB (publ), reg

Ruben Law Firm of San Francisco Comments on Complex International Custody Case
An article published at U.S. Politics Today detailed an international child custody battle and the subsequent involvement of the United States Supreme Court in the matter. With a legal team well versed in matters of family law, Ruben Law Firm of San Francisco commented on the news story.

Judicial Watch's Hard-Hitting Documentary 'District of Corruption' Opens in Phoenix, Arizona, November 9, 2012
Judicial Watch, the nation's largest government watchdog organization, and Victory Film Group, announced today that their hard-hitting feature documentary "District of Corruption" will open on Friday, November 9, 2012, in Phoenix, Arizona, at the AMC Desert Ridge 18

ELA's Higher Education Council Joins Amicus Brief With the American Council on Education in Vance v. Ball State

Biota Announces Shareholder Approval of Merger With Nabi Pharmaceuticals
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced shareholder approval of a merger with Nabi Biopharmaceuticals to create the combined company, Biota Pharmaceuticals. The merger was supported by 94% of shares and 82% of holders at an October 23, 2012 meeting.

GOVERNING Announces 2012 Public Officials of the Year
GOVERNING today announced the eight public officials who are being honored as the year's best and brightest in state and local government.

Taj's structural stability under review
Officials of the Survey of India visited Taj Mahal to review the structural stability of the minarets after major cracks appeared on the walls of India's historical monument.

Pak's JI party says Balochistan situation as bad as Bangladesh before independence
The Jamaat-e-Islami party Balochistan's condition is similar to that of Bangladesh prior to its independence in 1971.

Twitter threatened with legal action for hosting terrorist Hezbollah accounts
An Israeli pressure group has threatened micro blogging site Twitter with legal action to force it to close accounts run by Hezbollah and other organisations classified as terrorists by the US.

Asma Jahangir blasts Pak SC memogate order for bringing civilian authority under army
Former ambassador Husain Haqqani's counsel Asma Jahangir has said though she has accepted the Pakistan Supreme Court's decision to form a judicial commission to probe the Memo Gate scandal, she does not agree with the verdict.

Pak Supreme Court forms judicial commission to probe Memo Gate scandal
Pakistan's Supreme Court has declared the petitions filed in connection with the Memo Gate scandal as maintainable and has constituted a three-member judicial commission to probe the issue.

Ex Chilean president Allende's death confirmed as suicide
A Chilean judge has shut the case regarding the death of former president Salvador Allende after a post-mortem report confirmed it as a suicide.

Haqqani's lawyer Asma Jahangir questions ISI chief General Pasha's meeting with Ijaz
Former Pakistani envoy Husain Haqqani's counsel Asma Jahangir has questioned the meeting between the Inter Services Intelligence chief Lieutenant General Ahmad Shuja Pasha and businessman Mansoor Ijaz without the permission of Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani.

Pak military polled one of 'cleanest institutions', land administration 'most corrupt'
A new poll has found that the Pakistan military is the least corrupt institution after education, while the land administration department is the most corrupt.

Haqqani's counsel urges Pak Supreme Court to summon Ijaz for Memo Gate probe
Former Pakistan envoy Husain Haqqqani's counsel, Asma Jehangir has pleaded before the Supreme Court that American-Pakistani businessman Mansoor Ijaz be summoned before the bench for cross-questioning in connection with the Memo Gate probe.

Judicial Watch Victory: Appellate Court Rules City of Phoenix Must Release Portions of Phoenix Mayor's Security Detail Logs
Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that that the Court of Appeals, State of Arizona, Division One has reversed a ruling by the Maricopa County Superior Court that shielded from release Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon's security detail logs (Judicial Watch, Inc. v City of Phoenix (No. CV 2010-015452))

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