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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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Toni Nadal, coach and uncle of Rafael Nadal of Spain, attends his men's singles final match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne January 26, 2014. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Toni Nadal Says Roger Federer Is The Greatest Of All Time

By IBTimes AU

According to Rafael Nadal's coach and uncle Toni, the 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer is the greatest tennis player of all time. (5:00 pm)

A Z-JH8 helicopter sits on the deck of the Chinese People Liberation Army Naval hospital ship Peace Ark at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam in Honolulu, Hawaii, July 5, 2014.
Russia Accused Of Custodial Torture Of A Woman Pilot Captured From Ukraine: Moscow Bracing For Protests By Rights Activists

By IBTimes AU

Russia needs to protect the human rights of suspects as per protocols concerning action in conflict zones. (3:50 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SOCIAL NETWORKS, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, LAWYER

Noah vs. James and Love
LeBron James Admits Chicago Bulls Are Better Than His Cleveland Cavaliers

By IBTimes AU

The best player in the league, LeBron James admitted that his team is not the best team in the conference. (1:36 pm)

Kim Dotcom speaks during an interview with Reuters in Auckland
New Zealand's Web Tycoon Kim Dotcom Will Have To Disclose Assets: Court Rejects Stay Appeal

By IBTimes AU

Since New Zealand is no safe haven for financial crimes, Kim Dotcom will have to prove his innocence. (6:14 pm)

MORE TOPICS: HOLLYWOOD, LAWSUIT

Asylum Seekers from Afghanistan, Iraq and Iran Cry as Indonesian Officers Force Them to Leave the Australian Vessel Hermia
Australia's 'No Way' Anti-Asylum Seeker Poster Sparks Outrage

By IBTimes AU

Australia's anti-immigration poster expected to be published in several languages has roused anger and disgust. The country is known for its tough immigration policies. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, PAKISTAN, AUSTRALIA, SUDAN, HUMAN RIGHTS

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after losing a point during his men's singles semi-final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai October 11, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song
Novak Djokovic Aims For World No. 1 Rank In 2015, Becker Says

By IBTimes AU

Djokovic's coach thinks that the Serb aims to maintain his world no. 1 ranking for 2015. (Oct 20)

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge stand amid the Tower of London's 'Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red' poppy installation to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One (WW1),
Pregnant Kate Middleton Planning Christmas With Her Family In Anmer Hall, Norfolk--Report

By IBTimes AU

The Duchess and the Duke may reportedly be hosting a party for Middleton family at their new Norfolk residence while Kate's family remain uninvited for the lunch at Queen's house. Read on to find out the details. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: KATE MIDDLETON

Huang Chuncai, a 37-year-old Hunan province native, lies on a bed as doctors prepare for a surgery to remove tumours from his face at a hospital in Guangzhou,
Doctor Accused In Child Abuse Case In The U.S. Practising In Australia Untouched by Authorities

By IBTimes AU

If the allegations are serious, they must be looked into. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, INDIA, FBI

‘The X Factor Australia’ Grand Final Sing-Off: Marlisa Punzalan, Dean Ray and Brothers 3 [VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

The Top 3 compete for the title of The X Factor Australia. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Get A Sneak Peek Inside Lady Gaga's $24 Million Estate

By IBTimes AU

Lady Gaga has spent $24 million on a property. (Oct 19)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, LADY GAGA