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Legal news from Saturday, November 15, 2008
by Andrew Gilmore

Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) Luis Moreno-Ocampo said Friday at a meeting of states party to the ICC treaty that he would seek arrest warrants for the leaders of rebel groups in Sudan's Darfur region. The arrest warrants sought by Moreno-Ocampo relate to a September 2007 attack …

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by Michael Sung

A closed court in military-ruled Myanmar has sentenced three top pro-democracy leaders to 65 years in prison, relatives of the leaders told AFP Saturday. Activists Min Ko Naing, Ko Ko Gyu, and Ktay Kywe were all sentenced along with other members of the 88 Generation Students arrested for their participation …

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by Michael Sung

A Kentucky jury Friday ordered three members of the Imperial Klans of America (IKA), including "Imperial Wizard" Ron Edwards, to pay $1.5 million in compensatory damages and $1 million in punitive damages for a racially motivated attack against Jordan Gruver, a 16-year-old boy of Panamanian descent, during an alleged Klan recruitment event at a County Fair in Meade, Kentucky. …

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