Neil Gorsuch nominated by Donald Trump to fill vacant supreme court seat

Known for his bedrock conservative values, Gorsuch could tip-off the balance on hot-button issues such as abortion, voting rights and religion equality President Donald Trump has nominated circuit court judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacant seat on the US supreme court, setting up a showdown with congressional Democrats and activists over a pick that […]

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Google accused of ‘extreme’ gender pay discrimination by US labor department

Allegations of possible job violations emerge at tribunal hearing as part of lawsuit to oblige company, a federal contractor, to provide compensation data Google has discriminated against its female employees, according to the US Department of Labor( DoL ), which said it had evidence of systemic compensation disparities. As part of an ongoing DoL investigation, […]

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Ubers Secret Tool for Keeping the Cop in the Dark

In May 2015 about 10 investigators for the Quebec tax authority burst into Uber Technology Inc .‘s office in Montreal. The authorities believed Uber had contravened tax laws and had a warrant to collect evidence. Managers on-site knew what to do, say people with knowledge of the event. Like administrators at Uber’s hundreds of offices […]

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EU’s highest court delivers blow to UK snooper’s charter

Indiscriminate collection of emails is illegal, court regulations in response to challenge originally brought by David Davis General and indiscriminate retention of emails and electronic communications by governments is illegal, the EUs highest court has ruled, in a judgment that could trigger challenges against the UKs new Investigatory Powers Act the so-called snoopers charter. Only […]

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Neil Gorsuch under fire from Democrat in second day of Senate questioning

Supreme court nominee refused to talk about key issues but said no one is looking to return to horse and buggy days when asked about abortion Assured of support from majority Republican, supreme court nominee Neil Gorsuch was wrapping up two days of Senate questioning Wednesday to glowing GOP reviews but complaints concerning frustrated Democrats […]

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Neil Gorsuch under flame from Democrat in second day of Senate questioning

Supreme court nominee refused to talk about key issues but said no one is looking to return to horse and buggy days when asked about abortion Assured of support from majority Republican, supreme court nominee Neil Gorsuch was wrapping up two days of Senate questioning Wednesday to glowing GOP reviews but complaints concerning frustrated Democrat […]

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