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· January, 2012

Stories about Law from January, 2012

Cuba: Human Rights Double Standard

Russia, Syria: Anti- and Pro-Assad Facebook Comment Attack

Bermuda: “Constant Circus”

Moldova: Anti-Government Protests Receive Little Endorsement From Netizens

For the past two weeks Moldovans have been out in the streets, protesting. These protests, however, have received very little endorsement from Moldova's online community. Diana Lungu explains why.

Brazil: Sex Scandal on Big Brother Provokes Debate on Machismo

The live broadcast of an alleged rape on the TV show with the highest ratings in Brazil on 14th January, with no immediate intervention by TV Globo, led thousands of...

India: Child Abuse In Mumbai

Bangladesh: Protest Against Criminalization For Archiving A Banned Book

Brazil: Watchdog of 2016 Olympics Reports on Suspended Bid

Cuba: Pope's Visit & Human Rights

Trinidad & Tobago: Abuse of Trust

Trinidad & Tobago: Reviving Capital Punishment?

Malaysia: Temiar Blockade and Indigenous Rights

Eight indigenous peoples were arrested in Malaysia for attempting to set up a blockade and prevent loggers from entering their village. The villagers are against the agricultural project of the...

India, Bangladesh: Cattle Trade And Border Killings

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Citizens Policing Traffic Violations in Sarajevo

Hungary: “We Voted For Orbán, Not For Goldman Sachs”

Last Saturday, after several protests against the government's policies, Hungarians supporting those in power decided to hold a rally of their own, too. Marietta Le reports.

Slovakia: Protesting Corruption, Protesting “Gorilla”

Brazil: Movement Calls for March Against Law on Construction in Salvador

Slovakia: Roma “Apartheid” – and New Housing?

Slovakia: More News on Overly Expensive Website Design

Trinidad & Tobago: The Value of Seniors

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