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Oz reaches settlement with suing asylum seekers

Oz reaches settlement with suing asylum seekers

The class action also sought damages for false imprisonment after the Papua New Guinea Supreme Court ruled the detention of asylum seekers on Manus Island was unconstitutional. The Manus case was due to be heard in the Victoria Supreme Court on Wednesday. "What they have done is agree to settle this matter out of court and head off at the pass any attempt for a huge number of witnesses to come forward and document serious human rights violations going on Manus", she said. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK leader holding alliance talks with NIreland party chief

British prime minister Theresa May and her husband Philip May arrive back at 10 Downing Street in London , following a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II, in which she asked to form a new government. Also backing calls for a commission is Scottish National Party leader and First Minister of the Scottish Parliament Nicola Sturgeon. She told a meeting of backbenchers that she had got the party into "this mess" by calling the snap election and now "I'll get us out of it". Consulte Mais Informação

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No cause to fire special counsel Mueller: deputy attorney general

But firing Mueller would be a political bomb in Washington. Like anything introduced by any Democrat in his highly polarized, Republican controlled Congress, it is doomed to fail. Rosenstein: "Senator, I'm not going to follow any orders unless I believe those are lawful and appropriate orders". Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire the special prosecutor overseeing the Russian Federation investigation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Feds Hike Key Interest Rate: What You Need to Know

Feds Hike Key Interest Rate: What You Need to Know

Fed officials voted 8-1 to raise the federal funds rate to a range of 1 to 1.25 percent. That's only true over the very short term, Levin says. The yield on the 10-year bond was at 2.1310% from 2.2120%. The most interesting thing about this meeting is that it comes at a time when the Dollars has endured a less than stellar jobs report (some decried it as disastrous, ) and with inflation possibly slowing as forecasts for last month's CPI see it dipping from 2.2% back to 2.0%. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sony unveils new 'Spider-man' game at E3 expo

The trailer sees a mixture of cinematic and gameplay, mainly gameplay where we see Spider-Man performing a load of fancy web play against the enemies in a rather cool, and well executed stealth system. Although Sony's E3 moment had a lot of important bits to unpack, The Verge looked at a few of the biggest revelations. Elder Scrolls 5 Skyrim also made a shock appearance in Sony's press conference, as Bethesda unveiled a new virtual reality experience. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

The White House announcement comes as the Supreme Court considers whether to revive the stalled ban, which would suspend entry into the U.S.by people from six mostly Muslim nations. "And that would be a shame, not just for this case, but for all cases raising claims of government bias". The threat of enforcement of such a law, the justices said in a unanimous ruling, was "of particular concern because of the burden. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sessions accused of impeding investigation by refusing to answer questions

Sessions said of that moment: "He was concerned about it, and his recollection of what he said to me about this concern is consistent with my recollection". Our Department of Justice rules on proper communication between the Department and the White House have been in place for years. A former Republican senator, Sessions was an early supporter of Trump's presidential campaign, but sources say there has been tension between the two men in recent weeks because Trump was annoyed that ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tillerson to testify in House as Russia sanctions vote nears

He added, "We have been very clear with them that this [practice of paying terrorists] is simply not acceptable to us". "They have changed their policy, at least I have been informed they've changed their policy", Mr Tillerson said. Later on Monday, a senior official in the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) confirmed that Secretary Tillerson was mistaken. "The amendment to the underlying Iran sanctions bill maintains and substantially expands sanctions against the government of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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