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Legal news from Saturday, August 26, 2017
by JURIST Staff

Here's the international legal news we covered this week: A South Korean court sentenced billionaire head of Samsung Lee Jae-yong to five years in jail for bribery on Friday. Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra failed to appear in court to hear the verdict in her trial Friday, amid reports that she …

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by JURIST Staff

Here's the domestic legal news we covered this week: US President Donald Trump on Friday pardoned former Maricopa County, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio. A judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas on Wednesday blocked Texas from enforcing a revised voter identification law. Judge …

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