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· June, 2007

Stories about Law from June, 2007

Arabeyes: How the Palestinians Defeated Themselves!

What is happening in Palestine? Why have the Palestinians turned against each other? What is fueling the conflict? Who is the victor and who is really being defeated? And what...

Mauritius: police officers and public transport

Japan: Anti-freeze Toothpaste and Toxic Thomas

Last week, reports emerged that two Japanese companies were recalling thousands of Chinese toothpaste products sold to hotels across the country after the health ministry reported finding that they contained...

Fiji: US Laws and Fijian Blogs

Palestine: A Classic Case of Divide and Rule?

With so much happening on the ground, this week many of the blogs by Palestinians, and those focused on Palestinian issues, have kept their attention on the ongoing events in...

Kuwait: Give Women More Rights

As usual, this week's Kuwait round up by Abdullatif Al Omar addresses a number of issues including the disappearance of people in summer, Kuwait's unwritten traffic code, the attack of...

China: Nailhouse 2: Residents fight back

Unlike the Chongqing Nailhouse which was demolished earlier this year, some residents of an entire nailbuilding in eastern China came to an impasse with police this past week; blogger photos...

Japan: Reactions to the Nova Suspension

Nova, the largest English language school operator in Japan and well-known for its fuzzy pink mascot, is in dire straights, having been ordered last week to suspend part of its...

Egypt: Smoking Ban

Croatia: More on “Feral Tribune”

Egypt: Judge's request to block websites rejected

Bermuda: Lessons from Conference of the Caribbean

Russia: Kadyrov on Putin

Bulgaria, Libya: Tripoli Six Update

Bulgaria, Libya: Tripoli Six Update

Malaysia: Rising Crime and Tourist Safety

Bermuda: BHC Scandal Hits International Financial Press

Bahamas: Election Over; Back to Work

Croatia: “Feral Tribune” Shuts Down

Last week, Croatian finance ministry froze bank accounts of the region’s legendary political weekly, Feral Tribune, due to 68,000 Euros of tax debt, forcing the publication to close. "The only...

Russia, EU: Visa Regime

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