Vultures Circling on US Auto Makers – Game Plan to Destroy United Auto Workers

Wall Street and Private Equity vultures are at it again. They are aided and abetted by Republican senators and its media with well designed and orchestrated campaign to cause death to the United States’ biggest employer – General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. The vultures are interested in causing deliberate bankruptcies so that all the equity […]

Judge: Retention Vote Precedent Concerning

After Iowa voters booted three of the state’s Supreme Court justices from the bench because of their ruling on same-sex marriages, some judges wonder if it set a precedent for future retention votes.

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THE SUPREME COURT | Episode 1 Excerpt | PBS

“The key lesson of Marbury vs. Madison is: Don’t give important documents to your brother.” –Ernest A. Young, University of Texas at Austin Check out this preview of The Supreme Court airing on PBS January 31, 2007 (check local listings). Episode 1: One Nation Under Law examines the creation of the court and follows it through the brink of the Civil War, paying particular attention to the fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court — John Marshall — and to his successor, Roger Taney … PBS …

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Criminal Law – Drugs: Police Sniffer Dogs

The dogs have been let loose recently. Numerous people have been charged generally involving small amounts of cannabis and MDMA (ecstasy) as a result of over active Labradors at pubs, parties and big days out. A client who recently contacted me was apprehended walking to a dance party in the Botanical Gardens. She had in […]

Supreme Court?

What is the job of the Supreme Court? How many judges are in the Supreme Court? Who is the current Chief In Justice of the Supreme Court? How long does someone stay a federal judge? How does someone become a federal judge? Who is the current Senior Senator from Texas? Who is the current Junior […]

From House of Lords to Supreme Court

From 31 July 2009, the judicial function of the House of Lords and its role as the final – and highest – appeal court in the UK will end, bringing about a fundamental change to the work and role of the House of Lords.

A new United Kingdom Supreme Court, separating the judicial function from Parliament (those who make the law from those who interpret it in courts), will open in early October 2009 opposite the Houses of Parliament in Parliament Square – formerly the Middlesex Guildhall.

Lord Mance, one of the 12 Law Lords in the House of Lords, outlines the key changes to the judicial role of Parliament.

Find out more:
House of Lords homepage: http://www.parliament.uk/lords
Judicial Work: http://www.parliament.uk/business/judicial_work.cfm

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