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Legal news from Sunday, October 24, 2010
by Erin Bock

The UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) announced Saturday that it will re-open an investigation into Google after the company announced that privacy breaches earlier this year were more serious than originally reported. The UK Metropolitan Police launched an investigation in June into whether Google violated privacy laws …

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by Dwyer Arce

The Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit Friday against Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, seeking to have the deepwater drilling moratorium reinstated. The lawsuit, filed in the US District Court for the District of Columbia, argues that Salazar's order to lift the ban without conducting a comprehensive review …

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by Dwyer Arce

The Iraqi Supreme Court ruled Sunday that the seven-month delay in forming a government following the March parliamentary elections was unconstitutional, ordering parliament to reconvene. The lawsuit was filed by an independent group after the parliament failed to elect a parliamentary speaker during a brief session in June. The parliament failed to …

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