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  • Senate confirms Indian-American for key judicial post

    Senate confirms Indian-American for key judicial post

    The US Senate has confirmed Indian-American Judge Amul Thapar to a key judicial position on the powerful US court of appeals. Thapar, the first Indian-American to be nominated by US President Donald Trump for the 6th US Circuit Court of......

    May 26, 2017
  • US court jails 2 for hate crime against Sikh man

    US court jails 2 for hate crime against Sikh man

    A US court sentenced two men to three years in prison for severely beating a Sikh man in California and cutting off his hair. Chase B Little and Colton T Leblanc, both of Texas, pleaded no contest to felony assault and......

    May 19, 2017
  • US court to hear case against Donald Trump's travel ban

    US court to hear case against Donald Trump's travel ban

    A federal appeals court is scheduled to hear case on Monday against US President Donald Trump's travel ban. The US Courts for the 9th Circuit, based in San Francisco, Northern California, ruled on February 9 against reinstating a travel ban......

    May 15, 2017
  • 'Stop immigration arrests inside US court houses'

    'Stop immigration arrests inside US court houses'

    The chief justice of California's Supreme Court accused federal immigration authorities of "stalking" local courthouses as she joined several officials objecting to immigration detentions inside the state's courthouses. In a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Homeland Security Secretary......

    March 17, 2017
  • US court rules against reinstating Trump's travel ban

    US court rules against reinstating Trump's travel ban

    A federal appeals panel unanimously rejected US President Donald Trump's bid to reinstate his temporary ban on citizens from seven Muslim-majority nations, the media reported. The ruling late Thursday from a three-judge panel meant that citizens of the seven countries......

    February 10, 2017
  • Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' to appear in US court

    Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' to appear in US court

    Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is scheduled to appear in person in a federal court in New York. A judge initially ruled that Guzman would appear in court by video on Friday rather than have marshals escort him to and......

    February 3, 2017
  • Facebook, Oculus to pay $500 m in VR lawsuit

    Facebook, Oculus to pay $500 m in VR lawsuit

    A US court has ordered Facebook's virtual reality subsidiary Oculus and its executives to pay game developer ZeniMax Media $500 million in damages over copyright infringement and violation of non-disclosure agreement. The Dallas court order comes weeks after Facebook CEO......

    February 2, 2017