Governor of Oklahoma vetoes abortion bill

Oklahoma’s Republican Governor Mary Fallin vetoed a bill calling for prison terms of up the three years for doctors who performed abortions, saying the legislation would not withstand a criminal constitutional legal challenge, her office said on Friday. The bill, which was approved a day earlier in the Republican-dominated legislature, would have made performing an… Read More Governor of Oklahoma vetoes abortion bill

Nigerian man and wife jailed in Cambodia for drug trafficking

A 34-year-old Nigerian man, Samuel Amechi Okeke and his 26-year-old Vietnamese wife, Ho Thi Nhu Thuy, were sentenced to 25 years imprisonment after a Phnom Penh Municipal Court in Cambodia, found them guilty of trafficking 1.5 kg of heroin from Cambodia to Australia, in July, 2014. The couple was handed down the sentence following their… Read More Nigerian man and wife jailed in Cambodia for drug trafficking

South African court sentences monarch to 12-year imprisonment

A South African king is set to go to jail after the country’s highest court threw out his bid to overturn a 12-year prison sentence. King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo was convicted of kidnapping, assault and arson. He has been ordered to report to police within 48 hours or risk arrest, anonymous source reported. King Dalindyebo comes… Read More South African court sentences monarch to 12-year imprisonment