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American Workers

Millions of workers are ‘bound’ by non-binding contracts

Millions of American workers believe they are bound by contracts they are not actually bound by, according to University of Maryland Smith Business School’s Evan Starr, and this…

The Man Who Livestreamed a Birth on Facebook Has Lost Bid to Sue News for Copyright

When you livestream something and news organizations cover your story, using the images you uploaded in their report, is it copyright infringement? It is not, according to a…

Jordan

First-of-Its-Kind Assassination in Jordan: Famous Writer on Trial

“An insult to Islam” was the charge. Prominent writer Nahed Hattar, a Jordanian Christian, was walking to the court where he was on trial for contempt of religion when…

Thailand

Alcohol Sales Before Vote Punishable Offence as Thai Referendum Draws Near

Starting Saturday evening, no alcohol can legally be sold in Thailand, in accordance with the country’s new Referendum Act. Polling will take place on Sunday, and the act…

US Supreme Court Justice Scalia Dead

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the longest-serving justice on the court, is dead. Scalia was found dead Saturday morning at a ranch outside of Marfa, Texas, where…

F-35

Chinese Vancouverite Aided Chinese Military In Theft Of F-35 Blueprints, Report Claims

The Globe and Mail has caused a court “book of record” to be released from the Vancouver court in which a trial against a Chinese Vancouverite accused of…

BC Supreme Court

BC Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Trinity Western’s Law School

CHILLIWACK, British Columbia — In the latest of the trials over Trinity Western University’s planned law school, a B.C. Supreme Court judge has found in favor of the school,…

EU plastic bag law

England Bans Bags

Legislation that bans supermarkets from giving out free plastic bags to their customers has finally kicked in in England. Gone are the days of plastic bags bonanza: from…

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