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  • US appeals court partly reinstates Trump's travel ban

    US appeals court partly reinstates Trump's travel ban

    An appeals court has allowed President Donald Trump's latest travel restrictions to partly take effect, ruling that the government can bar entry of people from six majority-Muslim countries with no ties to the US. In a brief order on Monday,......

    November 14, 2017
  • Princeton, Microsoft move US court to protect Dreamers

    Princeton, Microsoft move US court to protect Dreamers

    Princeton University, one of its students and Microsoft have filed a lawsuit against federal governments decision to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) programme that shields undocumented immigrants and allows them to continue their studies or work in......

    November 4, 2017
  • US court convicts al-Qaeda member of terror attack in Afghan

    US court convicts al-Qaeda member of terror attack in Afghan

      A federal court in the US has convicted an American al-Qaeda member involved in a terror attack at a US military base in Afghanistan. Convicted on all nine counts, Muhamad Mahmoud Al-Farekh now faces up to life in prison.......

    September 30, 2017
  • 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