Supreme Court dismisses suit seeking Buhari’s disqualification for ‘lying on oath’
The Supreme Court has just dismissed the suit seeking the disqualification of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election over an alleged act of perjury.
The life and legacy of justice John Paul Stevens
John Paul Stevens, who was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court by a Republican president only to become a leading liberal voice on presidential powers, the death penalty and individual rights, has died. He was 99.
Spain: "Wolf Pack" given 15 years for rape
The men had originally been convicted of a lesser charge, prompting mass nationwide protests. After an appeal, the Supreme Court handed them lengthy jail terms for the crime of gang raping a teenager in Pamplona.
Supreme court backs partisan voting maps, puts census citizenship question on hold
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution doesn’t let judges throw out voting maps for being too partisan and put on hold the Trump administration’s plan to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Bloomberg's Greg Stohr reports on "Balance of Power."
Colombia's Supreme Court orders ex-FARC leader's release
Colombia's Supreme Court has ordered that the former leader of the FARC rebel group be released from prison. The move is likely to anger the US, which wants to extradite him on suspicion of drug trafficking.
Alabama moves to ban abortion, including for rape and incest cases
The legislation sets the stage for a legal battle over the right to abortion that could end up in the Supreme Court. It comes as 14 states have sought to restrict abortion in a bid to overturn Roe vs. Wade.
Supreme court clears way for trump's transgender military ban
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared President Donald Trump’s administration to start barring most transgender people from serving in the armed forces.
Supreme Court reserves ruling in Rivers APC faction appeal
The Supreme Court, yesterday, reserved its ruling on an appeal the All Progressives Congress, APC, seeking to secure an order that will enable it to field candidates in the forthcoming elections in Rivers State.