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SCOTUS, by 5-4 vote, stays Missouri execution

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Justices block Missouri execution

Over the objection of four justices, the Supreme Court tonight blocked Missouri from executing Russell Bucklew, who was scheduled to die tonight. Bucklew was convicted for the 1996 murder of Michael Sanders, who was living at the time with Bucklew’s … Continue reading

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Where to File for Execution of an Arbitral Award? SC settles the Debate

[Saarthak Jain is a 2nd year B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) student at National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore with a deep interest in arbitration and corporate law.] In Sundaram Finance Ltd. v. Abdul Samad, the Supreme Court this month … Continue reading

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Article on Importance of Will Execution Formalities in Serbian Law

Miloš Vukotić recently posted an Article entitled, Importance of Will Execution Formalities in Serbian Law, Wills, Trusts, & Estates Law eJournal (2018). Provided below is an abstract of the Article: This article deals with requirements of testamentary form and their… … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Stay of Florida Execution – Breyer Dissents

Approximately 2 hours and thirty minutes after the Miami Herald ran a story saying the State of Florida had executed Manuel Valle, a story picked up by news outlets around the country, the United States Supreme Court denied a stay … Continue reading

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