Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Law

Law
Presenter Sacha Baron Cohen arrives at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood

U.S. Lawmakers Shown Backing Fake Kindergarten Gun Scheme in Sacha Baron...

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) In Sacha Baron Cohen's provocative new comedy show, American politicians are filmed backing a fictitious program to teach kindergartners...
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern carries her newborn baby as she walks out of the Auckland Hospital in New Zealand

Highchairs and Cuddles: How Parliaments Are Catering for Lawmaker Moms

By Charlotte Greenfield WELLINGTON (Reuters) When New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returns to parliament after becoming only the second elected leader in the world...
Child jockeys wait in line for a check up before a horse race at the Mongolian traditional Naadam festival, on the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar

Rights Groups Urge Better Treatment for Mongolia Child Jockeys

By Munkhchimeg Davaasharav ULAANBAATAR (Reuters) At the opening of Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival, red-cheeked child jockeys in brightly coloured outfits and helmets raced over the...
A 3D plastic representation of the Facebook logo is seen in this illustration in Zenica

Facebook, Twitter, Alphabet to Testify at U.S. House Hearing

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters)  The U.S. House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on Tuesday to take testimony from Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc's YouTube unit...
A Johnson & Johnson building is shown in Irvine, California

J&J Vows to Overturn $4.7 Billion Talc Verdict but Experts See...

By Tina Bellon NEW YORK (Reuters) Johnson & Johnson has vowed to appeal a $4.7 billion verdict awarded to 22 women who claim asbestos-contaminated talc...
Reducing drug possession penalties may have impact on health inequalities

Reducing Drug Possession Penalties May Have Impact on Health Inequalities

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) Changing the criminal penalties for drug possession could reduce racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal justice system and indirectly...
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