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Justice Department fight with JetBlue and American Airlines heads to court

Justice Department fight with JetBlue and American Airlines heads to court

An American Airlines plane lands on a runway near a parked JetBlue aircraft at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on July 16, 2020 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images The Justice Department heads to court in Boston on Tuesday hoping to undo a year-and-a-half-old pact between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways in the …

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Court filing: Brett Favre requested facility funds despite being warned of illegality

Court filing: Brett Favre requested facility funds despite being warned of illegality

Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM A court filing revealed that Brett Favre asked Mississippi officials to help pay for new athletic facilities at the University of Southern Mississippi, despite being told the misuse of welfare funds being out of state could be illegal. According to ESPN’s Anthony Olivieri, the revelation came out in text messages …

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Ukrainian OSCE staff convicted by Russian-separatist court

Ukrainian OSCE staff convicted by Russian-separatist court

On Monday, Russian proxies in eastern Ukraine sentenced OSCE mission members Dmitry Shabanov and Maxim Petrov to 13 years in prison for alleged treason. They are accused of having transmitted secret information to the American intelligence services, accuses the OSCE of vehemently denying it. The legal proceedings against Shabanov and Petrov were only launched last …

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J&J tried to block the lawsuits of 40,000 cancer patients.  Court wants answers

J&J tried to block the lawsuits of 40,000 cancer patients. Court wants answers

A bottle of Johnson & Johnson baby powder is displayed on a table. J&J pulled its iconic Johnson baby powder from shelves in the United States in 2020. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A bottle of Johnson & Johnson baby powder is displayed on a table. J&J pulled its iconic …

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Hong Kong court sentences speech therapists to 19 months in prison for 'seditious' children's books

Hong Kong court sentences speech therapists to 19 months in prison for ‘seditious’ children’s books

On Wednesday, Lorie Lai, Melody Yeung, Sidney Ng, Samuel Chan and Marco Fong were convicted of “conspiracy to print, publish, distribute, display and/or reproduce seditious publications”. Judge WK Kwok called defendants’ actions ‘a brainwashing exercise to guide very young children to accept their views and values, i.e. (Beijing) has no sovereignty on (Hong Kong)”. Yeung …

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Hong Kong court finds five guilty of sedition over sheep books

Hong Kong court finds five guilty of sedition over sheep books

The five people will be sentenced on Saturday and face up to two years in prison for publishing books aimed at explaining the democratic movement to children. A Hong Kong court has convicted five speech therapists of sedition over a series of illustrated children’s books depicting the city’s pro-democracy supporters as sheep defending their village …

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