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Guardian editorial board policy has something in common with those of the NYT and other US publishers. That is  self-referential "journalism" respecting public notice of matters bearing significant import. That the despicable practice of omitting reference by proper name and technical access to public documents in their reportage, especial judicial opinions and legislation--bills or acts.

Women not entitled to pension age change compensation, high court rules

The coalition government of 2010 accelerated the timetable. The 2011 Pensions Act brought the new qualifying age of 65 for women forward to 2018. The qualifying age for both men and women will be raised to 66 by October 2020.
R (on the application of Julie Delve and Karen Glynn) -v- the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
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Northern Ireland abortion law ruled to breach human rights
Keegan held off making a formal declaration of incompatibility because recent legislation, passed in Westminster, was due to decriminalise abortion in Northern Ireland unless the Stormont assembly was restored by 21 October.
PRESS RELEASE, Summary of judgment [Sarah Ewart v  NI Departments of Justice and Health]
NOTES TO EDITORS 1. This summary should be read together with the judgment and should not be read in isolation. Nothing said in this summary adds to or amends the judgment. The full judgment will be available on the Court Service website (www.courtsni.gov.uk)


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu Oct 3rd, 2019 at 04:54:31 PM EST
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PRESS RELEASE, EU law does not preclude a host provider such as Facebook from being ordered to remove identical and, in certain circumstances, equivalent comments previously declared to be illegal
Eva Glawischnig-Piesczek v. Facebook Ireland Limited

JUDGMENT OF THE COURT (Third Chamber), 3 Oct, full text

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Fri Oct 4th, 2019 at 05:11:12 AM EST
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60 Years of the Court
"The Court was set up 60 years ago, 10 years after the establishment of its parent organisation the Council of Europe. To mark the anniversary the President of the Court, Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos, reflects on the strength of the European system of human rights protection and the impact of the Court's case-law."

[ECHR]  Rules Holocaust Denial Not Protected by Rights Law
"Settling a years-long dispute, the European Court of Human Rights ruled Thursday that denying the Holocaust happened is not protected expression under Europe's human rights convention."

CASE OF PASTÖRS v. GERMANY, judgment (fifth section)

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Fri Oct 4th, 2019 at 05:25:24 AM EST
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by Cat on Thu Oct 24th, 2019 at 09:57:06 PM EST
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British Family to Sue American Suspected of Killing Their Son
"We are bringing claims against both Mrs. Sacoolas in the USA for civil damages as well as the Trump administration for their lawless misconduct and attempt to cover that up," family spokesman Radd Seiger said.
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The family has already filed a lawsuit against the British government for letting Sacoolas leave the country in the first place.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu Oct 31st, 2019 at 01:28:52 AM EST
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ECJ | Krajowa Rada Sądownictwa et al vs. Sąd Najwyższy, Prokurator Generalny et al., JUDGMENT OF THE COURT-Grand Chamber, 19 Nov
Poland: "states' rights", cold dead hands affirmed

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Wed Nov 20th, 2019 at 06:08:15 PM EST
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Poles protest over rule of law after judge suspended
Protestors gathered in at least 105 towns and cities according to organizers, and television coverage showed them waving Polish and European Union flags and brandishing placards with slogans such as "Without law there is no justice".
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Juszczyszyn, a judge delegated to the regional court in Olsztyn, eastern Poland, from a lower level court was abruptly revoked when he questioned the appointment of a judge by a new body under rules introduced by PiS.

practice, practice, practice

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Mon Dec 2nd, 2019 at 12:14:58 AM EST
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Polish reform erodes judicial autonomy: top court
Now what? practice, practice, practice

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Fri Dec 6th, 2019 at 09:41:35 PM EST
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