NLRB Wins Syndicate Charges Against Amazon and Starbucks

The National Labor Relations Board said on Friday it was right in accusations that Amazon and Starbucks violated labor law, a sign that federal worker officials are closely scrutinizing management behavior during union campaigns. At Amazon, the labor board justifies accusations that the company needs workers attending anti-union meetings In a large Staten Island warehouse […]

NLRB Gets Allegiance Charges Against Amazon

The National Labor Relations Board informed a lawyer representing workers at Amazon this week that it justified accusations that the company violated labor law. Labor board justifies accusations that the company needs workers attending anti-union meetings In a large Staten Island warehouse that houses the Amazon Labor Union won a stunning electoral victory last month. […]

Russian court bans Facebook and Instagram on charges of ‘extremism’

MOSCOW – Moscow court banned Facebook and as Instagram on Monday deemed extremist activity in a lawsuit against its parent companies, Meta. this Tverskoy District Court Fulfilled prosecutors’ request for outlaw Meta Platforms Inc. and forbidden Facebook and for calling Instagram “extremist activities.” Prosecutors accused social media platforms of ignoring government requests to remove what […]

All charges against high-profile China Initiative defendant Gang Chen

Please consider to support MIT Technology Review journalism subscribe to. China Initiative Chen was one of the most high-profile scientists indicted under the China Initiative, a Justice Department program launched under the Trump administration to counter economic espionage and national security threats from the People’s Republic of China. Despite its stated purpose, a investigation by […]

‘Koala Massacre’: Australia Files Hundreds of Animal Cruelty Charges

MELBOURNE, Australia — An Australian landowner and two companies were hit on hundreds of animal cruelty charges after a land clearing operation killed 70 koalas last year, in an episode that one lawmaker described as a “massacre”. Authorities discovered dozens of dead, injured or starving koalas on private property in Cape Bridgewater, southwest Victoria, in […]

‘Koala Massacre’: Australia After Hundreds of Charges Filed

MELBOURNE, Australia — An Australian landowner and two companies were hit on hundreds of animal cruelty charges after a land clearing operation killed 70 koalas last year, in an episode that one lawmaker described as a “massacre”. Authorities discovered dozens of dead, injured or starving koalas on private property in Cape Bridgewater, southwest Victoria, in […]

UK court authorizes extradition of Assange to US on espionage charges

LONDON (AP) – A British appeals court opened the door on Friday Julian Assange The WikiLeaks founder is about to be extradited to the United States, overturning a lower court ruling that his mental health was too fragile to withstand the American criminal justice system. The Supreme Court in London ruled that it was sufficient […]

Bolsonaro Must Face Murder Charges Over Pandemic, Brazilian MPs

His son, Flavio Bolsonaro, is one of four senators on the committee who support the president. The report, which he will vote on next week, will also file a criminal complaint against him. Updated Oct 19, 2021 at 1:31 PM ET In addition to the murder and genocide charges, the report recommends nine additional charges […]

PG&E Facing Charges over California Wildfire

Prosecutors in Northern California filed a criminal complaint Friday with Pacific Gas & Electric over the deaths of four people in a wildfire linked to service equipment last year. The Shasta County district attorney brought charges — including manslaughter, along with other crimes and misdemeanors — regarding the Zogg fire, which burned more than 56,000 […]

Canadians released after Huawei CFO settles US charges

NEW YORK – Two Canadians detained Chinese Hours after the top executive of the Chinese communications giant, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Friday that espionage charges had been released from prison and flown out of the country. Huawei Technologies settled the criminal charges against him in a settlement with US Department of Justice. Canadians […]

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