Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Tuesday, February 20, 2024
Courthouse News Service
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service
Cain Burdeau

Cain Burdeau

Cain Burdeau is the EU correspondent for Courthouse News Service. Previously, he worked for the Associated Press in New Orleans where he led coverage of Hurricane Katrina and the BP oil spill. He is the recipient of several awards, including a George Polk award for his work with the AP covering the BP oil spill. He lives in the Sicilian countryside with his family.

Follow @cainburdeau

Latest Articles by Cain Burdeau

Assange fights US extradition in last-chance court battle

Julian Assange's supporters are calling it “Day X” — the jailed activist's last resort in the United Kingdom to stop his extradition to the United States. Assange's lawyers argue his fundamental rights would be violated if he's forced to face U.S. espionage charges.

In Munich, European leaders gird against Russia, call for more military spending

Boosting military spending in the face of Russia's threat was a major theme at the Munich Security Conference. EU leaders are increasingly talking about the need to be ready for possible war with Russia.

Putin critic Alexei Navalny dies in prison, sparking fury from West

Navalny, the imprisoned Russian opposition leader, has died in an Arctic Circle prison. His death was condemned in the West as a political assassination by Russian President Vladimir Putin's regime.