Thursday, November 27, 2014 3:16 AM EST


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

Iraq Crisis
ISIS Kidnaps Iraqi Defence Minister’s Family, Executes Female Parliament Candidates

By IBTimes AU

ISIS is targeting Iraqi government officials (12:41 am)


Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift’s ‘Blank Space’ Racks Up Over 95 Million YouTube Hits; American Express Unstaged Taylor Swift App Released

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Taylor Swift's "Blank Space" music video goes viral as it was released with the American Express Unstaged Taylor Swift app. (6:33 pm)


Australia's conservative leader Tony Abbott (C) stands with his wife Margaret (2nd L) and daughters (L-R) Frances, Louise and Bridget as he claims victory in Australia's federal election during an election night function in Sydney September 7, 2013. Abbot
No Punishment For Whistleblower Of Frances Abbott’s Scholarship

By IBTimes AU

Even Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his daughter Frances are probably relieved that the Downing Centre Local Court did not convict Freya Newman for accessing restricted data and sharing her discovery. (5:04 pm)


Taxi drivers protest against transportation network companies such as Uber and Lyft along with Assembly Bill 2293 at the State Capitol in Sacramento, California, June 25, 2014. Assembly Bill 2293 would require transportation network companies to expand co
Uber Is Good For Canadian Consumers - Competition Bureau

By IBTimes AU

Canada's Competition Bureau approves the presence of Uber ridesharing app service. (3:01 pm)

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose (1) dribbles past Toronto Raptors |guard Greivis Vasquez (21) during the second period at Air Canada Centre. Chicago won 100 - 93.
'Derrick Rose Has To Go Out There and Play' – Tom Thibodeau

By IBTimes AU

The Chicago Bulls' coach Tom Thibodeau was clear that his superstar point guard Derrick Rose must go out there and play to be comfortable with the ball and regain his form. (2:34 pm)


Halle Berry poses backstage at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California August 25, 2014.
Halle Berry Sues Ex-Boyfriend Gabriel Aubry For Changing Daughter's Hair Colour To Have 'Less African American' Appearance

By IBTimes AU

Halley Berry takes ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry to court for changing daughter's hair colour without her consent. (1:02 pm)

CBC personality Jian Ghomeshi arrives on the red carpet at the 2014 Canadian Screen awards
Jian Ghomeshi Comes to Settlement with CBC, Drops $55-Million Lawsuit

By IBTimes AU

The former CBC host dropped his lawsuit against his former employees. (12:21 pm)


Lleyton Hewitt of Australia waves after being defeated by Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in their match at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, August 27, 2014. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Lleyton Hewitt To Play With Roger Federer In An Exhibition Match

By IBTimes AU

Lleyton will play in an exhibition match in his build-up to the Australian Open. (11:30 am)


Canadian Justice Minister Martin Cauchon answers questions about new legislation against child pornography in the House of Commons in Ottawa
Canadian Newspaper Goes Against Court & Publishes Child Porn Victim’s Name

By IBTimes AU

A Canadian newspaper went against court's publication ban and published the name of a victim. (10:47 am)

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper
Canada's NDP Lawmakers Facing Legal Case For Unlawful Dismissal And Workplace Harassment

By IBTimes AU

Canada is seeing a spate of cases related to work place harassment. (Nov 26)