Jamaica to get first woman leader
"The Caribbean island of Jamaica is to have a female prime minister for the first time. "
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Anglican Church offers landmark compensation deal
"The Anglican Church in South Australia has agreed to pay up to $AU4 million to 36 victims of alleged pedophille Robert Brandenberg."
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U.S. appeals court to reconsider Hawaiians-only admission policy
"The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco on Wednesday voted to reconsider an earlier decision against Kamehameha Schools, an independent school in Honolulu, regarding the legality of its admission policy that favors Native Hawaiians."
Read more @ http://en.wikinews.org/wiki/U.S._appeals_court_to_reconsider_Hawaiians-only_admission_policy
Abortion measure could mean big legal battle
"Restrictions on abortion that would be the most severe since the U.S. Supreme Court legalized the practice 33 years ago are likely to turn South Dakota into an expensive legal battleground should they become law. "
Read more @ http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060226/pl_nm/rights_abortion_dc