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Russian court shuts down Memorial Human Rights Center, day after sister group ordered closed

The center was charged with multiple violations of Russia’s “foreign agent” law and “justifying terrorism and extremism” in its publications, a lawyer for the organization, Ilya Novikov, told CNN. The decision comes a day...

Iraq’s Supreme Court ratifies contested election results

The results pave the way for Moqtada al-Sadr — a firebrand cleric opposed to both Iranian and US influence in Iraq — to decide the fate of the current prime minister, Mostafa al-Kadhimi, who...

Memorial International rights group shut down by Russian court

The court ruled that Memorial International had fallen afoul of Russia’s “foreign agent” law. But the group said the real reason for the shutdown was that authorities did not approve of its work. The...

Princess Haya: Court orders Dubai ruler to pay ex-wife $728m — one of the UK’s largest ever divorce settlements

The figure will be used to cover Princess Haya’s security costs for the rest of her life, as well as ongoing costs for the couple’s two children — Al Jalila Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid...

Guaidó closer to control of Venezuela gold reserves after UK Supreme Court recognizes him, not Maduro, as President

Reversing a previous decision by the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court ruled that recognition of heads of state and government was solely the responsibility of the British government, which had recognized Guaidó as...

Federal court reinstates Biden administration’s business vaccine mandate

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images A federal appeals court has reinstated the...

Jacob Zuma: South Africa’s High Court orders former president to go back to jail

The 79-year old began medical parole in September, and is serving a 15-month sentence for contempt of court, after he ignored instructions to participate in a corruption inquiry. In the same month, South Africa’s...

Biden’s Supreme Court panel votes to take ‘no position’ on court-packing

Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here’s what you need to know as you start your day … Biden Supreme Court commission votes to send president report taking ‘no position’ on court-packingThe...

Rose McGowan’s lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein dismissed after failing to meet court deadline

Rose McGowan’s lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein has been dismissed by a judge in California.  According to court documents viewed by Fox News Digital, Judge Otis D. Wright in the central district of California dismissed...

Uber on brink of pausing operations in Brussels after court ruling

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi speaks at a product launch event in San Francisco, California on September 26, 2019. Philip Pacheco | AFP via Getty Images Uber has been ordered to stop offering its main...