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Dozens granted bail in Kuwait over 2011 parliament storming

Related Articles KUWAIT CITY: A judge in Kuwait has ordered dozens of politicians, activists and others imprisoned over protesters storming parliament in 2011 to be freed on bail pending their appeal before the country’s highest court.The order Sunday by Court ...

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Reuters reporters arrested in Myanmar refused bail

YANGON (Reuters) – A district court in Myanmar rejected bail on Thursday for two Reuters journalists accused of violating the country’s colonial-era Official Secrets Act. In proceedings, a lawyer for the two journalists told the court that documents police said ...

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Judge in Spain Orders Release on Bail of Catalan Separatists

Advertisement MADRID — A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the release on bail of a group of Catalan separatist politicians ahead of regional elections in three weeks, but said that four other people associated with the independence movement must remain ...

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Two Former Mugabe Allies Are Held Without Bail in Zimbabwe

Advertisement HARARE, Zimbabwe — Two former allies of Zimbabwe’s recently ousted president, Robert Mugabe, were ordered held without bail on criminal charges on Monday, in cases that are being closely watched for how the new government will treat Mr. Mugabe’s ...

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Spanish Judge Allows Bail for Five Catalan Lawmakers

MADRID — A judge who sits on Spain’s Supreme Court on Thursday granted bail to a handful of Catalan lawmakers awaiting trial on rebellion charges in contrast with the jailing last week of former members of the Catalan government. Judge ...

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Joshua Wong and Nathan Law, Hong Kong Protest Leaders, Freed on Bail

HONG KONG — The Hong Kong democracy activists Joshua Wong and Nathan Law were released from prison Tuesday after the city’s highest court granted them bail to appeal sentences for what their supporters called political prosecution by the government. Mr. ...

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Exclusive: New data shows race disparities in Canada's bail system

TORONTO (Reuters) – Black people in Canada’s most populous province spent longer behind bars awaiting trial than white people charged with many of the same categories of crimes in each of the past five years, according to data obtained by ...

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Palestinian court grants bail to prominent activist

HEBRON: A Palestinian court has released on bail a prominent activist arrested after he criticized president Mahmoud Abbas’s administration.Issa Amro was detained by Palestinian security forces on Monday in the southern West Bank city of Hebron on accusations including causing ...

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