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John Worboys: 'No plans' to review rape cases

Almost 100 unprosecuted cases against sex attacker John Worboys will not be reviewed by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), it has emerged. Lawyers representing Worboys’ victims asked the CPS to review the 93 cases that the 60-year-old rapist was not ...

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Flu cases: Levels 'very high in hospitals'

Hospitals in England are now seeing very high rates of patients with flu, according to Public Health England figures. The rate of admissions rose by over 50% in the past week to 7.38 per 100,000. GPs also saw a sharp ...

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Sexual Harassment Cases Show the Ineffectiveness of Going to H.R.

Emery Lindsley was addressing her food and beverage staff at the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel in Texas in 2012 when a corporate executive suddenly placed his hand over her mouth to keep her from speaking. The executive then began commenting ...

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Diabetes, obesity behind 800,000 cases of cancer worldwide

Related Articles PARIS: Nearly six percent of new cancers diagnosed worldwide in 2012 — some 800,000 cases — were caused by diabetes and excess weight, according to a study published Tuesday.Among the 12 types of cancer examined, the proportion of ...

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Jeremy Hutchinson, a Top Lawyer in High-Profile Cases, Dies at 102

LONDON — Jeremy Hutchinson, a British barrister whose sometimes theatrical courtroom tactics and rhetorical panache secured victories that helped reshape society’s attitudes toward obscenity, secrecy and sexual manners, died on Monday. He was 102. The law firm his father helped ...

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UAE issues travel warning on Madagascar as pneumonia cases rise

The UAE’s Ministry of Health encouraged travellers to visit its clinics for medical advice, vaccines and preventive and curative services The World Health Organization has warned that a deadly outbreak of the Pneumonic plague, which began in late August, has ...

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Law Firm Sees Britain as Hunting Ground for U.S. Whistle-Blower Cases

LONDON — When federal prosecutors recently charged a little-known British luxury knitwear company with evading custom duties, few knew the role a small New York law firm played in the case. The firm, Constantine Cannon, founded by Lloyd Constantine, the ...

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Yemen cholera epidemic: Cases exceed 500,000 in four months

The number of suspected cases of cholera resulting from an epidemic in war-torn Yemen has reached 500,000, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says. At least 1,975 people have died since the waterborne disease began to spread rapidly at the end ...

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