Tag: Court

‘Apprentice’ contestant’s lawsuit against Trump goes to top N.Y. court

NEW YORK — New York state’s highest court will consider whether U.S. President Donald Trump must face a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on The Apprentice, in a showdown that could help determine whether Trump can be sued while in the White House. The Appellate Division in Manhattan, an intermediate-level court, on Tuesday granted…

B.C. Supreme Court grants natural gas pipeline company interlocutory injunction

VANCOUVER – The British Columbia Supreme Court has granted Coastal GasLink an interlocutory injunction against members of a First Nation and others who oppose the company’s natural gas pipeline. The company is building a pipeline from northeastern B.C. to LNG Canada’s export terminal in Kitimat on the coast. Coastal GasLink says it has signed agreements…

War crimes court is a ‘weapon in political war against Israel’ – Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has slammed the International Criminal Court for opening a war crimes investigation into his country’s actions in Gaza and the West Bank, accusing the court of “hypocrisy.” Speaking to ministers on Sunday, Netanyahu declared that the ICC has “finally become a weapon in the political war against Israel,” Ynet news reported.…