Guaido Calls for More Sanctions Against Venezuela After Gov’t Expels German Ambassador

In response to President Nicolas Maduro’s order to ban Germany’s ambassador, opposition leader Juan Guaido is calling for Europe to respond by increasing economic sanctions on Venezuela. The announcement came on Wednesday as Maduro’s administration accused German AmbassadorDaniel Kriener and the German government of “crass” and “unlawful” meddling in Venezuelan affairs. Addressing the National Assembly, […]

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Huawei CFO Faces Extradition Hearing in Canada as Report Claims Tech Giant Will Sue US Gov’t

The case of Huawei’s finance chief was addressed by the Supreme Court of British Columbia this morning, and an extradition hearing was set for May 8. The next hearing will determine whether Meng Wanzhou will be extradited to the United States to face charges of conspiracy, fraud and obstruction. This comes after the Canadian government announced on […]

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Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reform Bill Would Benefit Major For-Profit Prison Corporations

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced that he will allow a vote on legislation that seeks to reform our criminal justice system, before the end of 2018. The legislation that is being considered by the Senate is the First Step Act. It targets nonviolent drug offenders who automatically received decades-long sentences as a result of […]

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