Left Menu
Development News Edition

Richard Neal wants to take his case to judiciary

Devdiscourse News Desk | Updated: 17-05-2019 20:54 IST | Created: 17-05-2019 19:57 IST
Richard Neal wants to take his case to judiciary
Image Credit: ANI

The Democratic chairman of the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee, Richard Neal, said on Friday he would rather go to court than pursue contempt charges over the Trump administration's refusal to hand over the president's tax returns.

Asked whether he was considering pursuing contempt charges against administration officials, Neal said in an interview with CNN: "I don't see what good it would do at this particular time. I think that if both sides have made up their minds, better to move it over to the next branch of government: the judiciary."



‘Discounted Deaths’ and COVID 19: Anthropology of Death and Emotions

Death is a social event rather than the mere cessation of biological functions. As seen by anthropologists, death is not just physical but intensely social, cultural, and political....

Indigenous knowledge of communities a must for maximizing impact of community work

Generally, it has been observed that the majority of the academicians in higher education institutions neglect the wisdom of community people and throw their weight around thinking that they know everything and the community knows nothing. ...

In rebuking FBR, Pakistan’s courts take a stand for public health

The system, if implemented effectively, will allow Pakistans revenue service to combat the illicit trade in tobacco products and potentially add hundreds of millions of dollars to the states budget each year. ...

Dissecting how COVID-19 is catalyzing the trajectory of New World Order

The ensuing pandemic of COVID-19 has hit the globalization in two ways firstly, shrinking the importance of globalization as an economic force by curtailing mobility through worldwide lockdowns, and secondly, rejuvenating the idea of indig...


Latest News

Ola Financial Services raises Rs 205 cr from Matrix Partners, others

Ola Financial Services OFS, which operates Ola Money, has raised about Rs 205 crore in funding from Matrix Partners and others as part of its maiden institutional financing round, as per regulatory documents. Gemini Investments LP, Arun Sar...

Woman dies of COVID-19 after birthday bash, 19 test positive

An FIR has been registered against organisers of a birthday party in worst-hit Indore after it came to light that a 70-year-old woman who attended the bash has died while 19 others tested positive for coronavirus, an officer said on Tuesday...

U.S. Supreme Court rejects request to block at-risk prisoner transfers

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to block a judges ruling that requires the U.S. government to evaluate moving up to 837 potentially at-risk prisoners out of a federal prison in Ohio due to concerns about the health risks of the c...

Chinese lawmakers propose foreign states immunities law to counter COVID-19 lawsuit in the US

Chinese lawmakers have proposed formulating a foreign states immunities law, following litigations filed against the Asian powerhouse in the US and other countries seeking compensation over the coronavirus outbreak. The move will protect th...

Give Feedback