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Legal news from Sunday, December 19, 2010
by Matt Glenn

A UK High Court ruled Friday that a temporary immigration cap on skilled workers cannot stand because it was passed without sufficient parliamentary review. The court held that Home Secretary Theresa May attempted to sidestep Parliament in enacting the temporary cap ahead of a permanent cap set to take effect next April. Judges ruled that …

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by Ann Riley

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Friday upheld a lower court's ruling invalidating the ban on the military recruitment of minors passed by two Northern California cities. In 2008, voters in Eureka and Arcata each passed the Youth Protection Act, identical ballot measures which prohibited the military recruitment of children …

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