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Legal news from Saturday, September 6, 2008
by Michael Sung

The US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit has issued a temporary stay delaying the enforcement of a district court ruling compelling the testimony of former White House Counsel and US Supreme Court nominee Harriet Miers before the House Judiciary Committee in connection with the US Attorneys firing scandal. The Thursday …

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by Michael Sung

Pakistani national and provincial legislators on Saturday elected Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Asif Ali Zardari as president. Zardari, the widower of assassinated former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, defeated two other candidates, including retired chief justice Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui, put forward by Nawaz Sharif, leader of the PPP's …

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