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Lawsuit dropped between Elaine Wynn and ex's former company

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LAS VEGAS - A six-year boardroom battle ended Monday with a settlement involving the Las Vegas company founded by embattled former casino mogul Steve Wynn and his ex-wife. A judge who was to begin seating a jury for a planned six-week trial in the town that Wynn helped build dismissed prospective jurors after teams of attorneys representing the company and the former couple declared the case ended with a payment pending from Steve Wynn to Elaine Wynn. They refused to disclose the amount.
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Pakistan convicts ex-judge, wife of torturing child servant

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ISLAMABAD - A Pakistani high court has convicted a former judge and his wife of torturing a 10-year-old child working as a servant at their home and sentenced them to a year in prison.
Justice Aamer Farooq of the Islamabad High Court on Tuesday also fined the couple - former deputy district judge Raja Khurram and his wife Maheen - the sum of 100,000 Pakistani rupees, about $900.
The case of the girl, Tayyaba, first made headlines when police rescued her in 2016 from the judge's residence in Islamabad, following complaints from neighbours.
Initially her parents struck a deal to pardon the...
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Pakistan convicts ex-judge, wife of torturing child servant

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Pakistan's top court convicts former judge, wife of torturing 10-year-old girl servant, sentenced them to year in prison
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