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Shkreli's Jury Pool Calls Him 'an Evil Man' and 'a Snake'

Shkreli's Jury Pool Calls Him 'an Evil Man' and 'a Snake'

Shkerli's notoriety stems from raising the price of a lifesaving medicine by 5,000 percent - also harassing journalists , provoking conspiracy theories, and flaunting expensive purchases. "The price has been going up in the last few years, so they can't afford their drugs", the prospective juror said of his parents. Prosecutors call it a ploy to portray the boyish-looking Shkreli as "a Horatio Alger-like figure who, through hard work and intelligence, is in a position to do great things if ...



DUP deal 'will protect Government from being ambushed' - Fallon

He added extra money for Northern Ireland was not unreasonable, saying: "The deal is a effect of the general election and what has happened, and it looks like a good deal."I think most things are agreed, obviously one point people won't agree on is the extra money that has been given to Northern Ireland, but it isn't the same as anywhere else".


Sikh Couple Blocked from Adopting White Child Sues Adoption Agency

Sikh Couple Blocked from Adopting White Child Sues Adoption Agency

The couple said they only wanted to give a safe and loving home to a child and are now seeking legal action. They are now legally challenging the decision, with the backing of the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), claiming discrimination in the provision of services.



Can religious schools receive state funds? Supreme Court gives a qualified yes

The ruling is likely to impact many types of religious institutions eligible to participate in a variety of social services and educational programs but which are now barred from doing so because they are religious. "The outcome is, in all likelihood, a few extra scraped knees", wrote Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr . Justices Anthony Kennedy, Samuel Alito and Elena Kagan joined him in full.


Nitish Kumar correcting his mistakes by backing Kovind: Sushil Modi

Nitish Kumar correcting his mistakes by backing Kovind: Sushil Modi

Minutes after 17 opposition parties led by the Congress announced Meira Kumar's name in Delhi, calls went out from Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's residence summoning senior party leaders for discussions. "I'd ask the RJD to rein in its leaders; otherwise, it will not be a good sign for the grand alliance", Mr Singh told presspersons. "Actually, Nitish Kumar has begun to correct his mistakes by extending his support to Kovind", Modi said countering RJD chief Lalu Prasad's ...