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· January, 2009

Stories about Law from January, 2009

28 January 2009

Romania: Rural Life in the EU

Russia: Medvedev vs Putin's Espionage Law

Erin Brockovich wanted in Egypt

Egyptian Blogger sued for slander and looses. Zeinobia wrote about Tamer Mabrouk who blogs from Port Said and who published a report supported by photography showing how “Trust Chemical Industries”...

Armenia: No PACE Sanctions

Bahrain: Bloggers united against decision to block websites

Bloggers in Bahrain are fuming at a decision by the country's Minister of Information to block access to scores of websites, as well as prevent access to proxy sites which...

Armenia: Council of Europe Reprieve

Yesterday's meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) gave Armenia one last chance to avoid sanctions following last year's clashes between opposition supporters and security forces...

Mexico: Startling Discovery in Tijuana

Poland: Racism, Bad Roads and Euro 2012

27 January 2009

Latvia: Politics Updates

Brazil: Extradition refusal threatens relations with Italy

The Brazilian government calls Cesare Battisti a political activist. For the Italian government, the writer is a convicted terrorist. The controversial decision of the Brazilian government to guarantee political refugee...

Bulgaria: Martin Borilski Petition

Reporting the University of Philippines Student Referendum

Peru: Police Officers Killed in Pómac Forest Reserve

Three police officers, who were following a court order, were killed when they attempted to remove peasant families that had been illegally occupying lands in the Pómac Forest Reserve in...

Trinidad & Tobago: Big and Bad?

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Call for Justice

Haiti, U.S.A.: Obama & Abortion

Russia, Ukraine: “Gas War IV”

Russia: Finno-Ugric Dimension of Gas Dispute

Russia: Pro-Government Rallies

Russia: More on Markelov and Baburova