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Global ‘terrorist’ list dominated by Muslims offers banks 3 MILLION names to deny service to without trial – report

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A massive, ever-growing database used by the world’s largest banks to track terrorism financing and other crimes has compiled millions of names from unverified sources – including scandal sheets and search engine results. The World-Check database adds 25,000 names every month to its massive risk database, used by 49 of the world’s 50 largest banks Read More

Philadelphia’s ‘sanctuary city’ DA Krasner among people floated by liberal group for Supreme Court

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Philadelphia District Attorney Lawrence Krasner, who has been on the forefront of the movement to make the “City of Brotherly Love” a “sanctuary city,” was one of several highly progressive names included on a wish list of potential Supreme Court nominees from the liberal organization Demand Justice last week. Krasner has gained notoriety for his approach as an aggressive criminal Read More

Michigan teen declared brain-dead after asthma attack, taken off life support

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Despite impassioned objections from the boy’s family, 14-year-old Bobby Reyes has been declared brain-dead and a Michigan hospital discontinued life support on Tuesday. Reyes had been on life support since Sept. 21 after an asthma attack led to cardiac arrest. Soon after, doctors at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor declared Reyes brain-dead; since then, Read More

Ohio ban on Down syndrome abortion blocked by U.S. appeals court

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(Reuters) – A divided federal appeals court on Friday said Ohio cannot enforce a 2017 law banning abortions when medical tests show that a fetus has Down syndrome. Upholding a preliminary injunction, the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati said the law was invalid under Supreme Court precedents because it had the purpose Read More

Michigan mother tells her daughter’s murderer ‘I want to rip you limb from limb’

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The mother of a Michigan woman who was found dismembered last year told her daughter’s convicted killer that she wants to rip him “limb from limb.” Kristine Young made the remarks in a courtroom Thursday while holding the cremated remains of her daughter Ashley, whose torso was discovered in the basement of Jared Chance’s Grand Rapids Read More

Florida man who claimed self-defense after shooting man over parking spot sentenced

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A Florida man who claimed he fatally shot an unarmed man in self-defense after the two squabbled over a handicapped parking space was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison. Michael Drejka, 49, was found guilty of manslaughter in August in the death of Markeis McGlockton, a 28-year-old man, in the parking lot of a Clearwater convenience store in July Read More

Trump’s fast-tracking of oil pipelines hits legal roadblocks

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Trump administration’s effort to cut red tape and speed up major energy projects has backfired in the case of the three biggest U.S. pipelines now planned or under construction. An unburied section of the under-construction Mountain Valley Pipeline near Elliston, Virginia, U.S. September 30, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Mostoller All three have Read More

Supreme Court allows blind man’s website lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza to proceed

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The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from Domino’s Pizza, clearing the way for a lawsuit filed by a blind man alleging the chain’s website and mobile app were not accessible to people with disabilities. The decision left intact a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that Domino’s must defend itself against a Read More

Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until further notice

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FILE PHOTO: Logo and flags of Bayer AG are pictured outside a plant of the German pharmaceutical and chemical maker in Wuppertal, Germany August 9, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo (This October 6 story has been refilled to correct “until February” to “until further notice” in headline and “new court date” to “court status conference” in Read More

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Amazon warehouse worker wage appeal

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen on the door of an Amazon Books retail store in New York City, U.S., February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Amazon.com’s bid to avoid a lawsuit seeking to ensure that warehouse workers for the e-commerce giant Read More