Brazil's ex-president Lula can be jailed, rules top court
Brazil’s Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that leftist former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva must start serving a 12-year prison sentence for taking bribes.
Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif ousted in wealth probe
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has resigned after the Supreme Court ruled he was unfit to hold office over corruption claims.
N11bn Fraud: Ex-Katsina Gov, Shema, three others must face trial – Supreme Court
The Supreme Court of the Federal Republic of Nigeria affirmed the judgment of Court of Appeal in Katsina, which authorised the trial of ex-governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema on the allegation of N11 billion fraud.
Chief justice vows to review sexual harassment policies
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts said he would launch a review of how the judicial branch handles sexual harassment after allegations of sexual misconduct against an influential U.S. appeals court judge.
Kenyan opposition leader won't run in new election
Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga won't run in a new presidential election ordered by the Supreme Court, testing the limits of the East African nation’s constitution and the power of the judiciary.
Buhari meets supreme court judges, calls for decongestion of prisons
Buhari meets supreme court judges, calls for decongestion of prisons.
U.S. gay marriage pioneer Edith Windsor dies at 88
Edith Windsor, the plaintiff in the landmark Supreme Court case that allowed same-sex couples to receive federal benefits, has died at the age of 88.
Kenya's oppostion leader refuses to share power
Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Sunday that his coalition will not share power, two days after the Supreme Court annulled last month's presidential election and ordered a new poll within 60 days.