Federal court blocked the rise in the cost of immigration services

A federal judge in California temporarily blocked a rule from the administration of US President Donald Trump, which would increase naturalization fees by more than 80% and charge asylum seekers. This happened just a few days before the decree was due to enter ...

Russian was sentenced to seven years in prison in the United States

Russian Yevgeny Nikulin was sentenced to seven years and four months in prison in the United States for cybercrimes. He was accused of hacking LinkedIn and Dropbox in 2012, which resulted in the theft of about 117 million login codes ...

Facebook accused of spying on users through a phone camera

A lawsuit was filed against Facebook about possible spying on Instagram users through the phone's video camera. Writes about this "Voice of America". New Jersey-based Instagram user Brittany Condit has filed a lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco, California. She believes that Facebook deliberately used ...

Federal court ruled unconstitutional over COVID-19 quarantine

A federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled that the Democrat's orders to close businesses and restrict gatherings to fight COVID-19 were unconstitutional. Writes about this "Voice of America". The quarantine measures introduced at the beginning of the coronavirus epidemic in March were challenged in court by several republican ...

Large companies could owe you a tidy sum: how to get money

Allegations of inflated drug prices, premature peeling car paint, data breaches and unwanted text messages are part of this month's largest class action settlements against large companies. Writes about this The Penny Hoarder. Settlement of a collective action means that if ...

Compensation without compensation and rudeness: the trial of Efremov turned into a tragicomedy

The next meeting in the case of Mikhail Efremov in the Presnensky court turned out to be the most emotional since the beginning of the trial - the relatives of the driver Mikhail Zakharov, who died in an accident with the participation of the actor, spoke for the first time. Lawyers for his family filed claims against Efremov for compensation ...

Court lifts blocking of 'public burden' rule in US, but not in all states

The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit overturned a July ruling by a federal judge in New York. The court then ruled that the "public burden" rule impeded nationwide efforts to contain the coronavirus. It prevents immigrants from seeking public assistance, in particular ...

Indiana woman to spend 30 years in prison after her son dies in a hot car

A woman from Indiana, whose son died in a red-hot car while she was sleeping under the influence of alcohol, received a 30-year prison sentence. Britney Wychebrink said she deserves to go to jail after pleading guilty to neglecting ...

A resident of Tennessee called the police to save her husband from suicide: the cops shot a man

In Collierville, Tennessee, the widow of a man who was shot by police outside his home in the summer of 2019 filed a lawsuit against the city and one of the police officers. WMCActionNews5 writes about it. The lawsuit was originally filed in a state court, but then referred to federal ...

Apple wins $ 15 billion tax court from EU

Apple won the first act of a tax battle with the European Union for 13 billion euros ($ 14,9 billion): the American iPhone maker achieved in court the cancellation of the EU's decision on a gigantic surcharge to the Irish budget. Writes about this BBC. Taking the side of Apple and Ireland, the European ...

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