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Muslim group doesn't fault school, police for detention

...judges from making rulings based on "foreign laws," language that some people say is aimed at Islam out of fear that American courts could somehow be influenced by the religion's Sharia law."All of these people who push this hate agenda need...
Nation and World
Stand strong together

...terrorism, it won't stop. I also find it difficult to believe that the remote possibility of having to face an American court has those involved in terrorist activities quaking in their boots. I think they made themselves pretty clear last...
State seeks to bar foreign law from courts

...Alaska proposal is based on the American Laws for American Courts act, which has been proposed in several states and...more likely than ever before to have foreign laws in American courts," said Yerushalmi. "There are plenty of occasions...
Behind U.S. condolence payments for Afghan civilians

...sound callous, but the Pentagon is certainly not the only organization that does it. In wrongful-death cases in American courts, for instance, juries are often called on to calculate the value of life. Government agencies do it when balancing...
Deals with witnesses condone perjury

...cases. Sadly, perjury is routinely practiced in American courts. Today, perjury is center stage in American political...punishment - will deviate from criminal trials in American courts, with one critical exception. Routinely in drug...
House moves against violence against women, sex trafficking

...package is a measure making it easier for terrorist victims to collect damages from nations that foster that terrorism. American courts have awarded former hostages and families of terrorist victims multimillion-dollar judgments against Iran and Cuba...
A better path to justice

...legitimacy of the civilian criminal justice system and have cooperated with efforts to bring terrorists to justice in American courts. The same cannot be said of secret detentions or Guantanamo, both of which have sapped the international support...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...perjury is routinely practiced in American courts. Deals with witnesses condone...perjury is routinely practiced in American courts. Home>Archives> Deals with...perjury is routinely practiced in American courts. Today, perjury is center stage...
Juneau Empire Online Opinion and Letters: Louise Woodward goes home 6/22/98

...Far from suffering unfairly, Woodward might plausibly be said to have received extraordinary leniency from the American courts. When a jury convicted her of second-degree murder, her lawyers begged the judge to reverse the effects of their...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Frontiers News: Japan struggles with youth crime issue 5/3/98

...toward teen-age suspects than other industrial nations, such as the United States or Britain. While the question in American courts is often whether to charge youngsters as adults, the debate in Japan is whether to charge them at all. But...


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