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Legal news from Sunday, November 7, 2010
by Erin Bock

Prosecutors from the Taiwanese Special Investigation Panel (SIP) announced Sunday that they will appeal the recent acquittal of former president Chen Shui-bian. Chen was acquitted on Friday of charges of money laundering, breach of trust and insider trading after the Taipei District Court ruled there was insufficient evidence …

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by Dwyer Arce

US Defense Secretary Robert Gates called Sunday for Congress to repeal the military's "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy [10 USC § 654; JURIST news archive] before the inauguration of the 112th Congress in January. Following Tuesday's midterm elections, in which Republicans made significant gains in both houses of Congress, it is considered to …

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