November 26th @ 6:52 PM GMT
Yahoo! Now that Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein has received over $5 million to fund a recount in Wisconsin, and other battleground states, an official from the Clinton campaign has announced that they would be assisting with the recount efforts, even as the final results are not expected to change. Since the election, Elias noted, the Clinton campaign has been working to examine the election results, consulting with data scientists and lawyers to look for evidence of tampering, and ... (Technology)
November 28th @ 10:26 AM GMT
Yahoo! The United Nations needs to make sure there is an ''effective combination'' of human, civil and economic rights in a world where many rights are not respected, U.N. secretary general-elect Antonio Guterres said on Monday during a visit to Beijing. China's leadership has overseen a sweeping crackdown on activists since President Xi Jinping took power, including detaining or imprisoning dozens of rights lawyers in what the government says is the targeting of criminal acts. While in China... (World)
November 28th @ 4:18 PM GMT
Yahoo! Donald Trump's transition team on Monday pushed back against an emerging effort to recount votes from the Nov. 8 presidential election, calling it ''nonsense,'' but not offering any evidence to back the president-elect's weekend tweet alleging millions of illegal votes. The Green Party last week filed for a recount in Wisconsin, a move joined by lawyers for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, and has said it will seek a recount in Michigan and Pennsylvania. (Reporting by ... (Politics)
November 28th @ 2:27 AM GMT
CBS News Nations largest state bar association is overhauling ethics rules for attorneys for the first time in 30 years (U.S. News)
November 28th @ 4:16 PM GMT
AP Attorneys representing at 20-year-old man accused of fatally shooting three former classmates at a house party in suburban Seattle plan to ask a judge for more time to compile information to convince prosecutors not (Politics)
November 27th @ 1:47 PM GMT
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November 28th @ 12:11 PM GMT
Yahoo! A group of lawyers are seeking to launch a criminal case in Germany against Syrian President Bashar Assad over alleged war crimes committed in the city of Aleppo. (World)
November 25th @ 6:17 PM GMT
SlashDot An anonymous reader quotes a report from BBC: Edward Snowden's bid to guarantee that he would not be extradited to the U.S. if he visited Norway has been rejected by the Norwegian supreme court. The former spy contractor filed the lawsuit in April, attempting to secure safe passage to Norway to pick up a free speech award. It had already been rejected by Oslo District court and an appeals court. Mr Snowden's lawyers have previously said if he were extradited to the U.S., it would be ''a... (Technology)