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Legal news from Saturday, December 2, 2017
by JURIST Staff

Here's the international legal news we covered this week: The Supreme Court of Canada ruled Friday in favor of the Yukon First Nations in their action to fight the Yukon government's proposed plan to allow further economic development of the Peel Watershed. The court declared that the government's plan did not act in accordance with guidelines authorized in …

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by JURIST Staff

Here's the domestic legal news we covered this week: Qualcomm filed three lawsuits against Apple Thursday, seeking compensation for alleged patent infringement. According to Qualcomm, Apple uses technologies that Qualcomm first marketed in the 1990s. Former national security advisor to Donald Trump, Michael Flynn, pleaded guilty …

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by Andrew Morgan

The US Senate approved some version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act by a vote of 51-49 early Saturday morning. The Senate's consideration of the proposed legislation began at 10:00 am Friday, and more than 200 amendments were considered as part of the final bill, some of which are surely part …

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