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Legal news from Saturday, August 12, 2017
by Akira Tomlinson

According to the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights, a protest in opposition of the reelection of President Uhuru Kenyatta for a second five-year term has resulted in at least 24 people dead on Saturday. Kenya police used live ammunition and tear gas against citizens and opposition officials in order to quell the protest, which they …

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by JURIST Staff

Here's the international legal news we covered this week: The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled Wednesday that Judge Scott Silliman should have recused himself in a case concerning multiple defendants who were charged with aiding in the 9/11 attacks. Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly (ANC) created [press …

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by JURIST Staff

Here's the domestic legal news we covered this week: The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled against a state cigarette tax on Thursday. The Washington Supreme Court upheld Seattle's tax on guns and ammunition sales on Thursday. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit [official …

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