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Legal news from Sunday, June 16, 2013
by Addison Morris

Texas Governor Rick Perry on Friday vetoed a bill intended to prevent payment discrimination and make it easier for women to obtain equal pay. The bill was passed by the Texas House on April 25 in a 79-50 vote, and by the Senate on May 22 with a vote of …

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by Addison Morris

Kuwait's Constitutional Court on Sunday dissolved the nation's 50-member parliament due to flaws in election procedures. In doing so, the court invalidated the results of the December election, deeming them unconstitutional. The court also upheld a controversial electoral law imposing a "one person, one vote" regulation on Kuwaitis, which overrode a previous regulation …

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