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Google cracked down on 2.3 billion bad ads last year

“Google its yearly look at “bad ads” on Thursday, detailing how the company fought bad advertising practices in 2018″ writes Matt Binder for mashable.com. In total, the search giant took down 2.3 billion ads that violated its advertising policies last year.The company also announced a for its Google Ads program in order to help advertisers create ads that comply with its advertising policies. Source: mashable.com

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Ghosn’s defense team to monitor calls, surveillance footage while he awaits trial

“Footage will be viewed by members of the defense legal team and records sent to the Tokyo District Court, said Ghosn’s renowned defense lawyer Junichiro Hironaka” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. Similarly, records of Ghosn’s phone calls will be kept by his legal team and submitted to the court, Hironaka said.Ghosn’s bail granted, but it comes with many strict requirements,” Takano wrote on his blog.But Shin Kukimoto, deputy public prosecutor at the Tokyo prosecutors office, said he thought the bail conditions were not sufficient to prevent tampering with evidence. Source:…

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Tokyo prosecutor says Ghosn’s bail conditions not sufficient

“TOKYO (Reuters) – A Tokyo prosecutor said on Friday he thought the bail conditions imposed on Carlos Ghosn, the former head of Nissan Motor and Renault, would not be sufficient to prevent tampering of evidence” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. Shin Kukimoto, deputy public prosecutor at the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office, was speaking to reporters on Thursday, a day after Ghosn was released on 1 billion yen ($9 million) bail from the Tokyo jail where he had been held for more than 100 days in a small cell…

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Ex-Cuomo aide Joseph Percoco ordered to report to prison by next week

“A federal appeals court has ordered Joseph Percoco, the former top aide to Gov” reports nypost.com. Manhattan federal Judge Valerie Caproni — who oversaw Percoco’s trial and handed down his sentence — first denied Percoco’s application for bail.The 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan on Thursday denied bail to Percoco pending the appeal of his March 2016 corruption conviction.An appeals court judge last week temporarily stayed Caproni’s order until a three-judge panel could hear the oral arguments that were held Wednesday.Percoco’s lawyer, Walter Loughlin, said, “I am disappointed…

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Teenager bailed over murder of grammar school pupil Yousef Makki

“The 17 year old accused of the murder of talented schoolboy Yousef Makki in a knife attack was granted bail at a secret hearing yesterday” writes Julie Lenarz for telegraph.co.uk. The defendant, dressed in a grey sweat shirt over a grey T shirt, stood in the dock during the hearing.A pre trial preparation hearing will be held on April 24.Bail applications are usually held in public and can be reported.The application to free the teenager from custody pending his trial in June was taken at a 90 minute hearing in…

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Ousted Nissan Boss Ghosn Leaves Japan Jail After $9 Million Bail

“Ghosn paid the 1 billion yen ($9 million) bail, among the highest ever in Japan, after the Tokyo District Court rejected a last-ditch appeal by prosecutors to keep him in jail” writes Min Read for reuters.com. While the bail is a significant step, Ghosn still faces a criminal justice system with a conviction rate of 99.9 percent.TOKYO (Reuters) – Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn walked out of a Tokyo prison on a $9 million bail on Wednesday, slipping past reporters in a face mask and moving closer to mounting a…

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Disgraced former Nissan CEO and chairman Carlos Ghosn posts bail and is set to leave Tokyo jail

“A woman believed to be Ghosn’s wife Carole Ghosn was seen leaving the detention center on Wednesday” writes Yuri Kageyama for businessinsider.com. TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn was preparing to leave detention as early as Wednesday after posting 1 billion yen ($8.9 million) in bail once an appeal by prosecutors against his release was rejected.The Tokyo District Court confirmed early afternoon Wednesday that the bail had been posted. Source: businessinsider.com

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Japan court grants bail to former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn after three months in jail

“A court in the Japanese capital on Tuesday granted bail to former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, after his third request and spending nearly four months in prison for alleged financial crimes” writes Tokyo Bureau Chief for washingtonpost.com. Hironaka questioned why the case had been brought against Ghosn now, arguing the allegations date back a decade, and would have been known about by Nissan executives.Speaking at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan on Monday, Hironaka said he had proposed strict conditions on bail to win Ghosn’s release. “It would mean less…

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Tokyo court grants bail to ex-Nissan chair Ghosn after more than 3-month detention

“TOKYO (Reuters) – A Tokyo court on Tuesday granted bail to Carlos Ghosn, the ousted chairman of Nissan Motor Co Ltd who is fighting charges of financial misconduct, after more than three months in detention, Ghosn’s lawyer said” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported that bail for Ghosn, who has been has been in custody at a detention center in Tokyo, was set at 1 billion yen ($8.94 million), and that he could be released as early as Tuesday. The court decision comes a day…

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Ghosn lawyer says optimistic on bail, pursuing different strategy to previous team

“As the new legal team we will be going forward with a new legal strategy.”” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. Junichiro Hironaka, known in Japan as “the Razor” for his successful defense of several high-profile cases, last month replaced Ghosn’s previous defense lawyer.He told a media briefing that his team would not be limited to the strategy taken by his predecessor.TOKYO (Reuters) – The lawyer for former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday said he was optimistic the ousted executive could win bail soon and said he would…

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