A US federal judge in Seattle, Washington, who issued an order to temporarily halt the nationwide implementation of President Donald Trump's original travel ban, has declined to immediately freeze the new executive order.
Egyptian authorities have arrested a high-profile judge on charges of corruption as they are pushing for an unprecedented investigation into bribery case at the country’s Council of State, which functions as a supreme administrative court.
Presumptive US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has defended his racist remarks about a judge with Mexican heritage overseeing a lawsuit against Trump University, saying a Muslim judge might be biased against him as well.
An animal rights group has been granted a court hearing in which it will argue that two chimpanzees who live at a New York state university cannot be held captive because they are autonomous, intelligent creatures.
A US court has ruled against the public disclosure of testimony heard by a grand jury that decided not to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of unarmed African American Eric Garner in New York.