Legal news from Saturday, October 10, 2009
14:10 EDT

[JURIST] Members of the US Congress have removed an amendment [S AMDT 1399 materials] to the 2010 Homeland Security Appropriations bill [HR 2892 materials] that sought to require additional construction of the US-Mexico border fence [JURIST news archive]. The amendment, introduced by Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) [official website], had been [read more]

12:10 EDT

[JURIST] Poland ratified [press release] the European Union (EU) reform pact known as the Lisbon Treaty [EU materials; text] on Saturday, becoming the 26th country to do so. Before signing the agreement, Polish President Lech Kaczynski [official website] expressed confidence that the treaty would be successful [BBC report]. European Commission [read more]

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