Monday, 19 August 2019

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Judge in ‘El Chapo’ drug trafficking case won’t order new trial

A Brooklyn federal judge refused to conduct a hearing on reported jury misconduct during the drug trafficking trial of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera and declined to order a new trial for the convicted Mexican cocaine kingpin. U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan rejected a defense motion that followed a report ...

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Morgan Freeman apologises after sexual harassment claims

HOLLYWOOD: Octogenarian Oscar-winner Morgan Freeman apologised Thursday after a report of multiple sexual harassment accusations, making the actor the latest high-profile figure to face allegations of misconduct in the #MeToo era. Sixteen people – eight of whom say they were victims – described to CNN a range of troubling behavior ...

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AA chief executive sacked for gross misconduct

LONDON: The AA has sacked its executive chairman Bob Mackenzie for “gross misconduct”. The news, which has resulted with him stepping down from the AA’s board and as a director with immediate effect, has been greeted with shock and surprise. Shares in the AA plunged by 12.8% by the end ...

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