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Court

A court is a body, often a governmental institution, with the authority to adjudicate legal disputes and dispense civil, criminal, or administrative justice in accordance with rules of law.In common law and civil law jurisdiction, courts are the central means for dispute resolution, and it is generally understood that all persons have an ability to bring their claims before a court. Similarly, those accused of a crime have the right to present their defense before a court.

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Iggy Azalea performs "Black Widow" during the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards in Inglewood, California August 24, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Nick Young Brings GF Iggy Azalea To Lakers Facility, Iggy Makes Trick Shot Much To Nick’s Delight

By IBTimes AU

Iggy Azalea has surprised her professional basketball-playing boyfriend Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers with a trick shot on the hard court. (11:53 am)

MORE TOPICS: LOS ANGELES

2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Live Streaming Info: Spain vs. Brazil Preview, Starting Lineups

By IBTimes AU

The leaders atop Group A, Spain and Brazil, both had lopsided wins over their last opponents. Now, they come head to head in the battle of undefeated teams in Group A and what could possibly determine the top rankings and face a less talented squad in the cross-group eliminations rounds. (8:21 pm)

MORE TOPICS: EGYPT, REAL MADRID

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria hits a return to Dudi Sela of Israel during their match at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, August 29, 2014. REUTERS/Adam Hunger
Grigor Dimitrov Shares Fashion Tips With Maria Sharapova

By IBTimes AU

Grigor Dimitrov said that he likes to share style tips with his Russian tennis darling. (8:16 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPAD

FIBA Basketball World Cup Live Streaming Info: Argentina vs. Philippines Preview, Starting Lineups

By IBTimes AU

Argentina is expected not to show complacency and under-estimate this Asian squad as they face off in Day 3 of the Group Stages of the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The Argentines are the second smallest team in Group B next to the Philippines and their... (8:05 pm)

MORE TOPICS: ARGENTINA, SENEGAL

Clouds are pictured early morning on the Matterhorn mountain in the ski resort of Zermatt in the Swiss Alps
Kiwi Couple Sues Lawyers for Denial of Holiday Perk in Luxury Resort

By IBTimes AU

Emotional attachment to a property may stay even after it changes many hands (5:43 pm)

MORE TOPICS: LAW FIRM, LAWSUIT

Frequent Sex Makes You Intelligent, New Study Says
Court Grants Indian Man Divorce Over Wife’s Insatiable Sex Demands

By IBTimes AU

A family court in India has granted a man his petition for divorce. His reason? He can no longer keep up with his wife's maddening and insatiable demands for sex. (4:44 pm)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA

A Woman WearsSunglasses in the Shape of Canadian Flags During Canada Day Celebrations in Ottawa
Teachers’ Strike in BC, Canada Stalls 1st Day of School; Labour Dispute Could Last Even After Labour Day

By IBTimes AU

An ongoing teachers' strike has indefinitely postponed the start of classes for public school children in British Columbia, Canada. The new school year is supposed to start on Sept 2. (4:02 pm)

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George And Prince William
Prince William & Kate Middleton Caught Flirting In A Countryside Dinner Date [PHOTOS]

By IBTimes AU

While taking a break from their royal duties, Prince William and Kate Middleton took some time off to enjoy a romantic countryside dinner without Prince George on Thursday, Aug. 28. (Sep 01)

MORE TOPICS: KATE MIDDLETON

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3 Years Jail In Australian Prison For Former Playboy Model Brandi Brandt Over Cocaine Smugglng

By IBTimes AU

Sydney District Court Judge Peter Zahra sentenced former Playboy model Brandi Brandt to at least three and a half years jail for her role in cocaine importation. (Sep 01)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, STORM, FLORIDA, COAST GUARD, LOS ANGELES, DONALD TRUMP

Lei Jun, founder and CEO of China's mobile company Xiaomi, shows new features at launch ceremony of Xiaomi Phone 4 in Beijing
Xiaomi Poses as Apple's Next Big Competition Possibly Killing Samsung Soon

By IBTimes AU

As Apple and Samsung continue to battle it out on top of the smartphone arena, Xiaomi, a Chinese smart phone manufacturer, founded about 4 years ago, is narrowing the distance. Concentrating first in its home court, China, they have been successful ... (Aug 31)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SMARTPHONE