Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:05 AM EST

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.

Articles About Court

‘The X Factor Australia’ Judge Redfoo Hurt After Attacker Threw Glass At Him in Sydney Hotel

By IBTimes AU

Redfoo was "glassed" by a 21-year-old attacker at a Sydney hotel. (10:28 am)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

A ball boy holds balls during a match during at the 2014 U.S. Open
American CiCi Bellis Youngest To Win US Open Match Since 1996

By IBTimes AU

At 15 years old, Cici Bellis pulled off the upset in the first round of the 2014 US Open beating 12th seed Dominika Cibulkova, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 to became the youngest player to win a match at the Grand Slam tournament in New York since Anna Kournikova did it 18 years ago. (9:53 am)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, NEW YORK

Actress Jennifer Aniston arrives at season premiere of HBO's "The Leftovers" in New York
Justin Theroux Attends Emmy After Party Without Jennifer Aniston, 'The Leftover' Actor Spotted With A Huge Ring On His Finger

By IBTimes AU

Justin Theorux attended the Emmy After Party without Jennifer Aniston. (12:46 am)

MORE TOPICS: BRAD PITT, HOLLYWOOD

Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair speaks at a news conference in Toronto
Canada’s “Mr. Big” Gets Judicial Reprimand: Top Cop Says All Fine

By IBTimes AU

Technological advances should make crime investigation flawless and secure convictions (5:35 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SUPREME COURT

Manny Pacquiao (L), Philippine lawmaker and world boxing champion, uses his mobile phone to take "selfies" with fellow lawmakers before the start of the joint session of the 16th Congress at the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Que
Netizens Debate on True Owner of Manny Pacquiao Facebook Page Amid Report of Lost $585,000 Rolex

By IBTimes AU

A post on Facebook that was shared many times because of the value of two items being compared has sparked a social media debate on which is the real Facebook page of Filipino boxing champ Manny Pacquiao. (4:52 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FACEBOOK, SUPREME COURT

'Reckless' Season 1 Recap: Episode 8 'When The Smoke Clears' Aired On Aug. 24, 2014, Roy Reunites With His Old Flame From High School [WATCH VIDEO]
'Reckless' Season 1 Recap: Episode 8 'When The Smoke Clears' Aired On Aug. 24, 2014, Roy Reunites With His Old Flame From High School [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Atty. Rayder met up with his past sweetheart to help defend her from charges of murder. (3:55 pm)

Former basketball great Michael Jordan waves to Roger Federer of Switzerland after Federer defeated Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's singles match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York August 26, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Staple
Roger Federer Joins Instagram, First Photo He Shared Was A Selfie With Michael Jordan

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer has finally joined the photo-sharing site Instagram. (3:09 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, NEW YORK

Roger Federer of Switzerland serves
Roger Federer and Michael Jordan Collaborate To Create Sneaker History For the US Open 2014

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer and Michael Jordan released the new NikeCourt Zoom Vapor AJ3 by Jordan. (2:28 pm)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK

A blood pool from what witnesses said was a man who may have accidentally shot himself, is seen on the ground following a peaceful demonstration reacting to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson
Canadian Serial Killer Suspect Confesses And Gives Murder Details

By IBTimes AU

A Canadian man who was suspected to as a serial killer confessed being involved in a couple of murders. (2:17 pm)

Sri Lankan asylum seekers who were sent back by Australia wait to enter a magistrate's court in Galle
Asylum Seekers Demand Compensation From Australia for Neglect and Poor Healthcare

By IBTimes AU

Asylum seekers detained on Christmas Island have filed a case against Australia for neglect and poor medical service. They demand compensation from the government. (1:54 pm)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, SUPREME COURT, LAWYER, INFECTION, DENTAL