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· July, 2009

Stories about Law from July, 2009

Russia: Riot Police Break Up Opposition Rally

Some 100 protesters gathered for an unsanctioned opposition rally in central Moscow on Friday. At 6 PM, hundreds of riot police broke up the rally, detaining 47 people, some of...

Cuba: Political Prisoners

Barbados: Corruption Legislation Needed

India: The Future Of Ajmal Kasab

Russia: Vasily Krima, aka the “Volgograd Obama”

The Balkans: Mladic Update

Haiti: Secret Funeral

Jamaica: Doping Athletes?

Sri Lanka: The Detained Refugees

Belarus, Russia: Bloggers React to Graphic Chechen War Video

On July 3, Belarusian blogger Tatsiana Elavaya posted a provocative video showing the assassination of captive Russian soldiers by Chechen guerrillas during the 1999 war in Chechnya. The video had...

Bangladesh: Adulteration And Death Of Children

Bermuda, Haiti: Standing Up

Haiti: What Happened to Pierre-Antoine?

Trinidad & Tobago: Thoughts on Alleged Plot

Japan: Parental child abduction

Given the rise in cases where children born to a Japanese mother and a foreign father are abducted by the Japanese mothers and brought to Japan without the father's consent,...

The Balkans: More on EU Visa Rules

Trinidad & Tobago: Assassination Attempt?

Jamaica: Dancehall & Child Abuse

Czech Republic: New Mosque in Brno?

The Balkans: EU Visa-Free Travel Controversy

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