Initial reports suggest the Indian Mujahideen (IM) may be behind last month’s attack.A home-grown terror group comprised of Indian Muslims, IM came to the notice of the security services in 2007 after it claimed responsibility for bombings in several Northern Indian cities.“The bishops have reason to fear that administering of religious sacraments, which are central to the Christian faith, to known undocumented persons may be criminalized under this law,” the lawsuit said.
The Obama Administration’s policy of not enforcing rigorously American immigration laws has prompted a number of states to set their own immigration policies.
The Alabama law forbids illegal aliens from residing in Alabama or holding employment in the state.
In a statement issued by university vice-chancellor Derek Mc Cormack, AUT said the thefts “relate to money in the research and development field” and were not from “student fees.
Nevertheless, AUT is largely a student and taxpayer-funded organisation and remains accountable to the highest accounting standards.” The case has been adjourned for two-weeks to permit a full accounting by the university.
The former Dean of Dunedin has announced he will enter a guilty plea to 82 counts of theft from the Auckland University of Technology. Jonathan Kirkpatrick, who was head of the university’s business innovation centre, told reporters after his Aug 4 arraignment that he was “not looking forward to dragging it out” and had admitted the truth of the prosecution’s case. Kirkpatrick began stealing from the university shortly after his appointment in 2002 by generating false invoices from companies he controlled, bilking AUT out of almost £330,000. Kirkpatrick from his post of Priest in Charge at St Alban’s Church in Balmoral in central Auckland.