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Legal News
16 Jul 2013
by Jaimie Cremeans

[JURIST] A judge for Georgia's Fulton County Superior Court [official website] on Monday stayed the execution of death row inmate Warren Lee Hill [JURIST news archive], which was scheduled for 7:00 PM that night. Hill's attorney, Brian Kammer, issued a statement [CNN report] Monday afternoon announcing that the court had … [read more]

Legal News
9 Jul 2013
by Julie Deisher-Edwards

[JURIST] Warren Hill, a Georgia death row inmate with an undisputed IQ of 70, filed motions on Monday for a stay of execution with the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit [official website; motion] and the US Supreme Court [official website; motion]. In February, the Eleventh Circuit and … [read more]

Legal News
21 Feb 2013
by Matthew Pomy

[JURIST] The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit [official website] on Tuesday issued a stay [text, PDF] on the execution of Georgia death row inmate Warren Hill minutes before his execution. The court granted the stay [opinion, PDF] to allow time to consider the implications of the court … [read more]

Legal News
23 Nov 2010
by Sarah Posner

[JURIST] The Supreme Court of Georgia [official website] ruled [opinion, PDF] Monday that defendants with limited English proficiency have a constitutional right to court interpreters in criminal trials. The court's decision overturned the Georgia Court of Appeals [official website] ruling denying the defendant's motion for a new trial. Annie Ling, … [read more]

Legal News
2 Nov 2009
by Jonathan Cohen

[JURIST] Russian President Dmitry Medvedev [official profile] on Sunday signed into law [press release, in Russian] a bill that introduces stricter punishments for those convicted of manipulating the stock market. Traders and journalists convicted of market manipulation involving more than 1,000,000 rubles may now face prison time between two and … [read more]

Legal News
2 Dec 2008
by Steve Czajkowski

[JURIST] The head of Russia's Federal Financial Markets Service (FFMS) [official website], Vladimir Milovidov [official profile], said Monday that next year Russia will create new laws that regulate insider trading [FFMS backgrounder] and establish a compensation fund for victims of investment fraud. The compensation fund is to be modeled after … [read more]

Legal News
20 Jun 2007
by Gabriel Haboubi

[JURIST] The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) [official website] Wednesday moved to ease accounting procedures [meeting agenda; recorded video, (00:41:15) WMV] required for foreign companies trading on US exchanges. The SEC commissioners voted 5-0 to amend federal regulations to accept financial statements prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting … [read more]

Legal News
31 Oct 2006
by Brett Murphy

[JURIST] Leading US auto supplier Delphi [corporate website] has settled [press release] civil fraud charges brought against it by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) [official website], the SEC announced Monday. The SEC complaint [PDF text] alleged that "between 2000 and 2004, Delphi engaged in multiple schemes that resulted … [read more]

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