Imperial Valley farmer Michael Abatti hoping to take IID to the U.S. Supreme Court

Imperial Valley farmer Michael Abatti hoping to take IID to the U.S. Supreme Court

Video: Meet the farmer building a water and energy empire in the California desert The full story of Mike Abatti’s enormous influence — over the desert’s Colorado River water, agriculture and energy — has never been told. Until now. Vickie Connor, Palm Springs Desert Sun The fight between Imperial Valley farmer Michael Abatti and the […]

Indian Supreme Court stays implementation of 3 new farm reform laws

Indian Supreme Court stays implementation of 3 new farm reform laws

In a significant ruling, India’s Supreme Court today stayed the implementation of three contentious farm sector reform laws till further orders. The court also set up a committee to end the deadlock in talks between government and the farmers — agitating against the new legislations for one and half months, reports our New Delhi correspondent. […]

India’s Supreme Court declines calls to ban farmers’ protest

India's Supreme Court declines calls to ban farmers' protest

Farmers arrive in a tractor to attend a protest against the newly passed farm bills at Singhu border near New Delhi, India, December 14, 2020 Reuters ‘We make it clear that we recognize the fundamental right to protest against a law’ India’s Supreme Court on Friday declined calls to ban a weeks-long farmers’ protest and […]

Trump castigates Supreme Court, Barr as election challenges sputter

File photo: US President Donald Trump delivers an address from the Rose Garden at the White House, in Washington on November 13, 2020 Reuters Trump has alleged widespread election fraud without evidence, while Biden has proceeded to plan his administration President Donald Trump lambasted the Supreme Court on Saturday for declining to take a case […]