Posts Tagged Judiciary

UK Supreme Court approves pianist’s sexual abuse memoir

Concert pianist James Rhodes, right, and actor Benedict Cumberbatch leave the Supreme Court in London, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that a pianist may publish a memoir detailing sexual abuse he suffered as a child, despite his ex-wife’s privacy concerns. His ex-wife had argued that their 12-year-old son suffers from a number of health issues and could be caused serious harm by the publication. Supported by his friend, the actor Benedict Cumberbatch, outside the court, he called the ruling “a victory for freedom of speech.” (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)    UNITED KINGDOM OUT       -     NO SALES     -     NO ARCHIVES

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that a pianist may publish a memoir detailing sexual abuse he suffered as a child, despite his ex-wife’s privacy concerns.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Players’ union asks court to hold NFL’s Goodell in contempt

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL players’ union has asked a federal court to hold the league and Commissioner Roger Goodell in contempt for not complying with a federal judge’s order to send Adrian Peterson’s disciplinary case back to an arbitrator.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,