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Legal news from Sunday, February 12, 2017
by Emelina Perez

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump, appearing in a joint press conference in Palm Beach, Florida, strongly condemned a North Korea ballistic missile test. North Korea tested a ballistic missile on Sunday which flew East for about 300 miles until it landed in the Sea of Japan. UN resolutions bar North Korea from …

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by Emelina Perez

The US rejected the appointment of former Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad to lead the UN Mission in Libya, despite official reports that all other 14 members of the UN Security Council approved the appointment. The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, expressed disappointment on Friday over the the plan to appoint …

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by Ruben Sindahl

On Saturday tech company Oracle appealed the decision on their lawsuit over Google's use of their software to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Oracle is alleging that Google's Android software violated Oracle's copyright, by copying certain code made by Oracle. Oracle lost in the disctrict court, but reasons that the issue …

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by Ruben Sindahl

Democratic Federal Election Commission (FEC) member Ellen Weintraub in a statement on Friday urged President Donald Trump to present evidence of his claims of extensive voter fraud in New Hampshire. Earlier this week Trump alleged that thousands of voters from Massachusetts had been successful in illegally voting in New Hampshire. Trump further alleged that …

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