Judge questions police witness’s refusal to testify in Huawei CFO extradition case

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to attend a court hearing in Vancouver By Sarah Berman and Moira Warburton VANCOUVER (Reuters) – The Canadian judge overseeing Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou’s extradition case questioned a federal prosecutor on Thursday about why a retired police officer, considered a key witness by […]

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Canada judge rejects Huawei CFO’s push to add affidavit evidence in U.S. extradition case

© Reuters. Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver VANCOUVER (Reuters) – A Canadian judge has rejected Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s request to add additional affidavit evidence in her U.S. extradition case, according to a ruling released on Friday. But the judge has provisionally allowed […]

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Second U.S. judge blocks Commerce restrictions on TikTok

© Reuters. Illustration picture of U.S. flag with TikTok WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A second U.S. judge late on Monday granted a preliminary injunction blocking the U.S. Commerce Department from imposing restrictions on Chinese-owned short video sharing app TikTok that the company says would have effectively barred its use in the United States. U.S. District Judge […]

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US politics – Senate confirms new Supreme Court judge Amy Coney Barrett

This has been a divisive issue in the US (one of many), but confirmation has been achieved.  Meanwhile, the Senate has been blocking all attempts at economic relief. And time has run out before the election for further stimulus measures.  For bank trade ideas, check out eFX Plus Let’s block ads! (Why?) Forexlive RSS Breaking […]

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Judge blocks ‘politically motivated’ changes to U.S. Postal Service ahead of election

2/2 © Reuters. The logo on the back of a United States Postal Service (USPS) truck is pictured in Pasadena 2/2 By Karen Freifeld (Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday blocked controversial changes to the United States postal service, saying they were “a politically motivated attack” that had slowed the nation’s mail and likely […]

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Judge to announce decision on Uber’s London licence appeal on September 28

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A photo illustration shows the Uber app and London themed postcards in London LONDON (Reuters) – A judge will announce on September 28 whether Uber (NYSE:) has been granted an operating licence in London, where it was stripped of its right to take rides by the city’s transport regulator over safety […]

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Carlos Ghosn’s accused escape plotters can be extradited to Japan, U.S. judge says

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn talks during an exclusive interview with Reuters in Beirut By Nate Raymond BOSTON (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Friday ruled two Massachusetts men can be extradited to Japan to face charges that they helped smuggle former Nissan (OTC:) Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn out of […]

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UK government recognises Guaido as Venezuela’s president in gold dispute, judge rules

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido speaks during a news conference after Venezuela’s pro-government supreme court replaced the leaders of two key opposition parties, months ahead of legislative elections in Caracas 2/2 LONDON (Reuters) – A London court ruled on Thursday that the British government recognizes Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s president, […]

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Bundesbank must decide on ECB bond purchases: top court judge

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Frankfurt 2/2 BERLIN (Reuters) – The decision on whether Germany should pull out of the European Central Bank’s bond-buying programme lies with the Bundesbank, a judge in Germany’s highest court said in remarks published on Sunday. Germany’s Constitutional Court ruled in May that […]

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