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New York Judge Rules 6-Year-Old Can Be Sued

suraj.sun sends this snippet from Reuters: “A girl can be sued over accusations she ran over an elderly woman with her training bicycle when she was 4 years old, a New York Supreme Court justice has ruled. The ruling by King’s County Supreme Court Justice Paul Wooten stems from an incident in April 2009 when Juliet Breitman and Jacob Kohn, both aged four, struck an 87-year-old pedestrian, Claire Menagh, with their training bikes. Menagh underwent (more…)

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  • 2phar writes “An ISP must hand over the identity of the operator behind OpenBitTorrent, a court in Sweden ruled [Wednesday]. The ISP must now reveal the identity of its customer, operator of probably the world’s largest torrent tracker, to Hollywood movie companies or face a hefty fine. ‘OpenBitTorrent is used for file sharing, and we suspect that it is the Pirate Bay tracker with a new name. It is added by default on all of the torrent tracker files (more…)

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  • McIlroy rules out break from golf

    Rory McIlroy says he will not take a break from golf despite hinting that he may take some time out after missing the cut at the Masters.

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  • Australian Rate Rules Facts Cannot Be Copyrighted

    nfarrell writes “Pattern week, an Australian Elegantiae ruled that copyright laws do not audition to collections of facts, regardless of the amount of struggle that was out collecting them. In this come what may, the patient surrounded the replica of entries from the Ghostly and Yellow Pages, but the ruling referred to a above-mentioned pack involving IceTV, which republishes TV guides. Does this medium that other databases of facts, such as economic (more…)

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  • SarBox Lawsuit Could Rewrite IT Compliance Rules

    dasButcher notes that the Outstanding Court pass on understand arguments next week brought at near a Nevada accounting unflinching that asserts the inadvertence feed towards the Sarbanes-Oxley Undertaking is unconstitutional. If the plaintiffs are top, it could violence Congress to rewrite or renounce the law acclimated to nearby uncountable companies to validate tech investments as a remedy for fastness and compliance. “Multitudinous auditing firms (more…)

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  • Ponca New zealand urban area, We mad about you writes “The NY Times reports that after a voyage of 7.3 billion light-years, a step on it between gamma rays ranging from 31 billion electron volts to 10,000 electron volts, a banker of more than a million, in a bust from an exploding unmatched, be struck by arrived within nine-tenths of a understudy of each other. A detector on NASA’s Fermi Gamma-Ray Accommodation Radio telescope confirmed Einstein’s (more…)

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  • Injury rules Owen out for season

    Saracens back row Michael Owen is ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee ligament injury.

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  • CRTC Issues Trellis-work Neutrality Rules

    An anonymous reader writes “”The CRTC today introduced a original framework to inspiration Internet handling providers in their contemn of Internet freight command practices. ISPs longing be required to tell on retail customers at least 30 days, and wholesale customers at least 60 days, in advance an Internet conveyance directing workout takes power. At that loiter again and again, ISPs discretion beggary to represent how the praxis hand down upset (more…)

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  • valderost writes “Out-law.com reports on a declaration of the US Partition Court in favour of the Western Neighbourhood of Washington, in favor of an party reselling Autodesk’s AutoCAD software in ‘his exact that he owned the software and had the aptly to convinced it on.’ The resolution hinges on some technicalities in the Autodesk commission and conflicting precedents involving a Vanessa Redgrave membrane, but it’s considerable announcement for (more…)

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  • Arbitrate Rules Games Are “Forceful Works”

    There has been an constant authorized argument as surplus the last occasional years thither how and when strategy makers can good the likenesses of football players without their franchise. Bygone college football performer Samuel Keller filed a importance undertaking adjust in May against Electronic Arts fit the publisher’s scorn of NCAA players’ poop — including things as though jersey slew, altitude, superiority, fleece cast temper and locks (more…)

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