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· May, 2006

Stories about Law from May, 2006

30 May 2006

Venezuela: Former Yaracuy Governor detained

Russia: “Moscow Has Lost Its Pride”

Russia: “And You Call It A Gay [Pride] Parade?”

This past Saturday marked the 13th anniversary of the decriminalization of homosexuality in Russia, and a number of people attempted to take part in a gay pride parade in Moscow...

China: Memo attacks FLG

China: Homosexuality remains illegal

Nigeria: 419 hurting local entrepreneurs

29 May 2006

Be irrepressible! a campaign for global internet freedom

As more and more nations carve up the so-called global, borderless internet into separate spheres of control through filtering and censorship, often using technology supplied by large IT companies, Amnesty...

Hong Kong: Tiananmen massacre remembered

China: Wu Hao case

China: Jailed journalist campaign

China: IP rights lacking

Japan: Love, death and money

China: Destitution inspires art