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US stubs out graphic cigarette warning labels
Federal court upholds decision that government's proposed health warnings on cigarettes verged on anti-smoking advocacy.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2012 10:56 GMT
No accountability for torture
A US appeals court dismissed a case brought by Jose Padilla, a terrorism suspect detained without charges and tortured.
Last updated: 10 May 2012 09:07 GMT
Torture, and impunity in US courts
The decision to throw out Jose Padilla's suit threatens the core freedoms guaranteed to US citizens by the constitution.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012 11:58 GMT
Blackwater settles Iraq killings legal case
US security company settles wrongful death court case with families of its contractors killed in 2004 Fallujah ambush.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2012 04:34 GMT
'Tortured' veterans to sue Rumsfeld
Two American men can go ahead with civil lawsuit over allegations they were tortured in Iraq at the hands of US forces.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2011 03:06 GMT
US court lifts stem cell research ban
Court ruling means government funding can now be used for embryonic stem cell research, handing huge victory to Obama.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 09:10 GMT
Guantanamo Uighurs to stay in jail
US federal appeals court blocks release of 17 Muslim Uighurs held in Guantanamo.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2008 05:36 GMT
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