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US court rejects BP pay-out appeal
New Orleans court upholds ruling authorising businesses to seek compensation for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2014 07:22 GMT
Jailed Russian arms dealer loses US appeal
Court upholds conviction of 'Lord of War' Bout, in a case that has strained relations between Washington and Moscow.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 02:46 GMT
Merrill Lynch settles record race bias claim
Brokerage firm has agreed to pay $160m to settle a racial discrimination suit, which could affect 1,200 US employees.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2013 00:16 GMT
Snowden fallout claims second email service
Silent Circle shuts after Lavabit amid reports US government is attempting to access whistleblower's messages.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 20:25 GMT
Encrypted US email service shuts down
Lavabit email service, believed to be used by NSA whistleblower Snowden, suspended amid legal fight with US government.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 03:09 GMT
US court sends back affirmative action case
University policies that take race into account may be more vulnerable to legal challenges in the future, judges say.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 00:40 GMT
A Sad Anniversary for Native Americans
Native American activist Leonard Peltier, who has been imprisoned for 37 years, still awaits justice.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 08:00 GMT
Taking affirmative action off the table
Michigan is the latest battleground in the quest to keep affirmative action alive.
Khaled A Beydoun
Last updated: 30 Mar 2013 13:44 GMT
Shocked conscience: the case of Lynne Stewart
The case of Lynne Stewart continues to cast a dark shadow over civil liberties in the US, writes author.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 12:52 GMT
German homeschoolers fight for asylum in US
Home education is forbidden in the EU's largest country, and parents who do so can be fined and in some cases jailed.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2013 11:44 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Cruelty in Jerusalem
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
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