Law

Apple files new patent lawsuit against HTC

Apple-HTCCupertino, Calif.-based tech giant Apple on Monday dragged HTC Corp. to the US International Trade Commission, accusing the Taiwanese smartphone maker of infringing its intellectual property rights.

Casey Anthony Released But Lawyers Fear for Her Safety

Casey Anthony Released But Lawyers Fear for Her Safety The murder of two-year-old, Caylee Anthony, has become one of the most talked about cases in the United States. The main suspect was her 25-year-old mother, who was charged of first- degree murder, however, she was not found guilty for her acts. She did serve 1,043 days in jail for four counts of misdemeanor for lying.

Dominique Strauss-Kahn Released From House Arrest on Friday

Dominique Strauss-Kahn Released From House Arrest on FridayThe Former Head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, was released from house arrest on Friday as the case against him moved closer to dismissal. Dominique Strauss-Kahn was accused of sexually assaulting a female hotel housekeeper and trying to rape her in May.

Earthquake Commission’s Court Case Scheduled To Be Held in August

WellingtonThe court case between the Earthquake Commission (EQC) and the Insurance Council over the payments to homeowners who had not received an EQC payout is scheduled to be held in August at the High Court in Wellington.

Illegal waste site boss jailed

Illegal waste site boss jailedHugh O'Donnell, the boss of a massive illegal waste site in Aldermaston, Berkshire, has been sentenced to four years in prison for dumping waste and money laundering.

Sixty-three-year-old O'Donnell, of Reading, was sentenced at Isleworth Crown Court after he pleaded guilty to two charges.

Former MP Acquitted of Fraud

Former MP Acquitted of FraudA former National and New Zealand First MP, Gilbert Myles, was suspected as a part of scam where his business supplied books to a children’s charity. Further, a trust owned by the Co-defendant Robert Briggs was blamed to have provided the charity with a grant to buy the books and the crown had argued Myles had profited from this.

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