Pakistani court grants bail to Christian in blasphemy case bail bail court Christian court- Tempemail

A Pakistani court on Monday granted bail to a Christian man convicted in 2018 while still a teenager of insulting Islam by posting a picture of Islam’s holiest site on social media, a defense lawyer said. The court order in the eastern city of Lahore came more than four years Continue Reading

Warriors G League G Jeremy Lin experienced racism on court San Francisco People court racism Steve Kerr- Tempemail

Warriors G League guard Jeremy Lin shared on social media that he experienced an act of racism on the court Golden State coach Steve Kerr said he will support Lin and denounced any discriminatory act that caused Lin to speak out about racism targeting Asian Americans. In a heartfelt social Continue Reading

Indian court orders climate activist to jail custody Government crackdown court Narendra Modi Social Media- Tempemail

An Indian court on Friday ordered a 22-year-old climate activist to spend three days in jail under court custody in a case that critics say highlights a growing crackdown on dissent under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government. Police from the capital, New Delhi, arrested Disha Ravi on Feb. 13 at Continue Reading

Uber drivers are workers, UK supreme court rules | Uber

The UK supreme court has dismissed Uber’s appeal against a landmark employment tribunal ruling that its drivers should be classed as workers with access to the minimum wage and paid holidays. Six justices handed down a unanimous decision backing the October 2016 employment tribunal ruling that could affect millions of Continue Reading

India’s top court takes up social media content Twitter court petition content Government- Tempemail

India’s top court on Friday sought the government and Twitter’s response to a petition seeking a mechanism to check fake news, hate messages and what officials consider seditious and incendiary content on social media platforms. The case highlights a standoff between the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and free Continue Reading

British Court Rejects U.S. Request to Extradite WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange – Tempemail

A British court has rejected the U.S. government’s request to extradite Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to the country on charges pertaining to illegally obtaining and sharing classified material related to national security. In a hearing at Westminster Magistrates’ Court today, Judge Vanessa Baraitser denied the extradition on the grounds that Continue Reading

TikTok asks US court to intervene after Trump administration leaves app in limbo | Technology

Sign up for the Guardian Today US newsletter The popular video-sharing app TikTok says its future has been in limbo since Donald Trump tried to shut it down earlier this fall and is asking a federal court to intervene. Trump in August signed an executive order to ban TikTok if Continue Reading

Huawei: US asked for Meng Wanzhou’s devices to be secured at arrest, court hears | Technology

A Canadian police officer has testified about his arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou on a US extradition warrant, revealing that Washington had requested that data on her phone and laptop be secured so that it could not be “erased remotely.” Royal Canadian mounted police constable Winston Yep – the Continue Reading

Trump calls it ‘fitting’ that Amy Coney Barrett will take Supreme Court seat of liberal icon Ginsberg- Tempemail

Hailing Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation to the Supreme Court on Monday, Donald Trump called it “highly fitting” that the social conservative would be taking the seat of the late Ruth Bader Ginsberg – a comparison that did not go down well with many Americans on social media. Speaking alongside the Continue Reading