Thai Court Shelves Banning of “False Messages” Dissemination

A civil court in Thailand ordered on Friday the suspension of the government’s directive to criminalize the dissemination of “false news” or stories that could prompt public panic. The ruling came after several media groups decided to file a petition …

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U.S. Charges 22 People for Creating Fake Businesses to Steal from Payment Protection Program Fund

The U.S. Justice Department said that it has charged a total of 22 individuals for their involvement in a fraudulent scheme to acquire about $11.2 million from the government’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and use it to buy vehicles, jewelry …

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Paris Court Punishes French Pharma Firm Servier for Selling Deadly Weight-Loss Pill

The drug-maker was found guilty of manslaughter, involuntary wounding and aggravated deception for permitting the drug to be prescribed and sold as a weight loss medication, despite the risks and its deadly consequences.s blamed for the deaths of hundreds of …

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