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  • Judge Dominique Pauthe opened Monday's trial by calling the case's 10 defendants.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page

  • Judge Dominique Pauthe opened Monday's trial by calling the case's 10 defendants.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page

  • Their convictions had been set aside in November 2009 and a new trial ordered when New York Court of Appeals judges determined that prosecutor Margaret Finerty failed to reveal all the benefits given to the case's crucial witness and his family.

    Case Tossed Out

  • It seems this faulty analysis has worn off on MSNBC host Chris Matthews as well, since he, too, regularly misreports the case's ruling.

    Notable & Quotable

  • The measure—tersely laid out in two paragraphs a 115-page bill outlining fiscal cuts aimed at balancing Italy's budget by 2014—would have allowed individuals and companies convicted in civil cases and ordered to pay civil damages of more than €20 million to suspend those payments until all the case's appeals processes are exhausted.

    Berlusconi Scraps Measure Seen as Favorable to His Firm

  • The judge ruled that Gerhartsreiter will be called by his true name during the case's preliminary hearing.

    Man who posed as Clark Rockefeller faces murder charge

  • Meanwhile, the family of the murdered policeman, Mark MacPhail, and the case's original prosecutor have argued strenuously for Davis's execution, and have asserted that there is no doubt that he is guilty of the murder.

    Troy Davis Execution Approaches As Calls For Clemency Continue

  • The case's online prominence underscored an uncomfortable truth for Beijing as it prepares for the leadership transition: The popularity of the Internet and social networking in China is allowing gossip about the party's internal power struggles to play out for a national audience in real time.

    Chongqing Political Power Struggle Talk Grows Louder

  • The case's other issue is the Arizona program itself, and there the question hinged on whether tuition organizations are truly private institutions or effectively are arms of the state.

    Justices Appear Divided on Arizona Tax-Break Program

  • His planned news conference shortly after the case's dismissal had been abruptly cancelled when an earthquake rattled Manhattan – his office was evacuated just as he started speaking.

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn prosecutor tells why he dropped case

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