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News Briefing: In High Court Ruling on Haiti, Swiss Make an Awkward Break with Neutrality

By Kate Golden on February 5, 2010No Comment
  • Switzerland’s top court rules that at least $4.6 million from Swiss bank accounts previously awarded to charities must be returned to the family of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier.  [Associated Press]
  • Sean “Diddy Combs, Queen Latifah, and Pharrell will host a two-hour concert and telethon to benefit relief efforts in Haiti.  [Associated Press]
  • The financially ailing St. Vincent’s Hospital Manhattan gets a month’s reprieve to keep the hospital from closing.  [New York Times]
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