Criminal Law

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First reported 27 mins ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

The Habré affair : Why Chad cannot file a case

Chad accuses Hissène Habré of having looted the Chadian treasury upon fleeing the country, and with reason. But it is obvious that a legal entity, such as a company or a state, cannot be the victim of most serious violations of international law, such ... [Published Pambazuka News - 27 mins ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Volokh Conspiracy: New article on criminal law enforcement privatization

Sharon Finegan of South Texas College of Law has an article in last year’s volume of the University of Massachusetts Law Review : Watching the Watchers: The Growing Privatization of Criminal Law Enforcement and the Need for Limits on Neighborhood Watch ... [Published Washington Post - 10 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

World: As Nature of Conflict Changes, Is International Humanitarian Law Still Relevant?

Source: International Peace InstituteCountry: World Against the backdrop of appalling violence against civilians in Syria, South Sudan, and the Central African Republic, along with the persistent obstruction of humanitarian aid around the world, international ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Forged documents in sheep export

I must make the point that contra­ry to the headli­ne for your story, the sheep involv­ed were not sick.AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER:  On April 16, a story in this newspaper titled “Sick sheep exporter falsified documents,” reported allegations that documents ... [Published The Express Tribune - 4 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Man gets 3 years over spreading rumors

A MAN who spread online rumors about Chinese celebrities and the erstwhile Ministry of Railways was sentenced to three years in prison at Chaoyang District People’s Court in Beijing today.Qin Zhihui, known as “Qinhuohuo” in cyberspace, admitted he had ... [Published Shanghai Daily - 22 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Duo held for gang-raping minor, 2 more absconding

THANE: Two youngsters have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 15-year-old girl in the slums of Waghoba Nagar in Kalwa. Two other accused are said to be absconding.According to police, the victim resides in Waghoba Nagar slums and has just appeared ... [Published Times of India - 4 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Closing of Youth Seminar on Understanding Shari'ah Criminal Law

Thursday, 17 April 2014 23:55The Youth Seminar on Understanding Shari'ah Criminal Law 2014 has achieved its objective in providing understanding to youth on the significance and beauty of the Shari'ah Penal Code in the country. The two-day seminar themed ... [Published Brunei News - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

LLM student wins Birmingham Postgraduate Mooting Cup

Posted on Thursday 17th April 2014The final of Birmingham Law School's Postgraduate Mooting Cup took place last month. In a final round described as “exceptionally close” by judges, LLM student Richard Murtagh tipped the scales in his favour to claim ... [Published University of Birmingham - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Law in the Mall event to dispense free legal advice

The Lee County Bar Association will kick off Law Week 2014 by hosting its annual Law in the Mall evening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, at the Edison Mall, 4125 Cleveland Ave. The association will have a large number of attorneys covering ... [Published Naples Daily News - 6 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Karpal spoke up for all Malaysians, says retired judge

WITH the passing away of Karpal Singh, the country has lost a great Malaysian, a great man and a great lawyer.Some may say we have lost a good politician; he was an improbable politician, perhaps, and I often wondered how a patently honest man given to ... [Published thestar.com.my - 14 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Youth urged to grasp meaning of Islamic criminal law

A COMPREHENSIVE understanding of the Islamic criminal law is vital to ensure that youths do not misunderstand its contents, said the minister of Culture, Youth and Sports yesterday.Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Pekerma Laila Diraja Dato Seri Setia Hj ... [Published Brunei Times - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

When Civil Court and Syariah Court collides

Jimmy Puah It is a cardinal rule of law, that all laws enacted should be clear and unambiguous in terms. The reasoning for this is that everyone should know their legal rights and when not to step out of the legal boundary. It is for this reason that ... [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Apr 17 2014]
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"If you open up any chapter in criminal law books, you will find his mark: on the issue of citizen arrest, statement leading to discovery, chain of evidence, seizable and non seizable offence etc. He has left a very big shoes. Honestly, I don’t think anybody can match his charismatic, dedication and commitment."
...So they said, "Ok fine, violation of Common Article 3 is a war crime." And then while Common Article 3 was a kind of broad entry point for every single situation that exceeded internal tensions and trouble to enter in and...
"We got the reports of her medical examination from the civic body-run Shivaji Maharaj Hospital, which proved that she was raped by four persons. On the basis of the report, we added the section of gangrape and investigation is going on to nab the other two accused" Kotmire added
..."The impact [of a federal law] for victims would be immediate," Franks said. "If it became a federal criminal law that you can't engage in this type of behavior, potentially Google, any website, Verizon, any of these entities might have to face liability for violations." Indeed, this would target the GoDaddy's of the world as well...

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The Habré affair : Why Chad cannot file a case [Published Pambazuka News - 27 mins ago]
It’s wrong to advocate decriminalisation of mas... [Published Pambazuka News - 27 mins ago]
So ends the roar of a gentle tiger: Karpal Sing... [Published Astro Awani - 1 hour ago]
Jeremy Gourley running for Smyrna judge [Published Daily News Journal - 2 hours ago]
Brooklyn DA appoints chief of Conviction Review... [Published Amsterdam News - 2 hours ago]
Four teens charged in mailbox vandalism [Published The Daily News - 2 hours ago]
World: As Nature of Conflict Changes, Is Intern... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
Forged documents in sheep export [Published The Express Tribune - 4 hours ago]
Duo held for gang-raping minor, 2 more absconding [Published Times of India - 4 hours ago]
Closing of Youth Seminar on Understanding Shari... [Published Brunei News - 4 hours ago]
Court Rightly Finds That GoDaddy Isn't Liable F... [Published Techdirt - 5 hours ago]
Ex-director jailed for theft from Londonderry n... [Published Union Leader - 5 hours ago]
Court Rightly Finds That GoDaddy Isn't Liable F... [Published Techdirt - 5 hours ago]
LLM student wins Birmingham Postgraduate Mootin... [Published University of Birmingham - 5 hours ago]
Marketer of Robocalling Services Banned from Te... [Published Federal Trade Commission - 5 hours ago]
China's Top legislature publishes legislation plan [Published CHINAdaily - 6 hours ago]
Law in the Mall event to dispense free legal ad... [Published Naples Daily News - 6 hours ago]
Rumormonger blogger jailed for three years [Published Global Times - 6 hours ago]
Unrepresented octogenarian remanded in custody [Published Law Society Gazette - 7 hours ago]
Lee County Bar Association Hosts “Law in the Ma... [Published Prlog - 7 hours ago]
Business Briefs: Rust now a shareholder at law ... [Published Crookston Daily Times - 7 hours ago]
Zim Authorities Free Detained Protestors [Published Voice Of The People Zimbabwe - 8 hours ago]
25-year-old club manager bolts with employer’s ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 8 hours ago]
Truth, justice and the Auburn way [Published Auburn Plainsman - 9 hours ago]
FTC Invites Further Public Comment on Mobile Se... [Published Federal Trade Commission - 10 hours ago]
Teen shot for having play gun investigation com... [Published Examiner.com - 10 hours ago]
Volokh Conspiracy: New article on criminal law ... [Published Washington Post - 10 hours ago]
China aims to purge Internet of porn, ‘rumors [Published Washington Post - 10 hours ago]
Sales rep faces N3.6m theft charge [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 11 hours ago]
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World: As Nature of Conflict Changes, Is Intern... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
Source: International Peace InstituteCountry: World Against the backdrop of appalling violence against civilians in Syria, South Sudan, and the Central African Republic, along with the persistent obstruction of humanitarian aid around the world, international ...
Court Rightly Finds That GoDaddy Isn't Liable F... [Published Techdirt - 5 hours ago]
In the ongoing attempts to deal with the (very real and serious) issue of "revenge porn" websites, various parties have been trying desperately to blame third parties, rather than figuring out ways to go after those actually responsible. In one such case, ...
UK Tory MP who helped kill Legal Aid is wiped o... [Published Boing Boing - 18 hours ago]
Alan sez, "At least he's got the sense to own up and say he's sorry. Nigel Evans used to be in Parliament. While there he helped cut legal aid. As a result, people who are charged by the government but found innocent can't recover costs. Mr Evans is ...
When Civil Court and Syariah Court collides [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Apr 17 2014]
Jimmy Puah It is a cardinal rule of law, that all laws enacted should be clear and unambiguous in terms. The reasoning for this is that everyone should know their legal rights and when not to step out of the legal boundary. It is for this reason that ...
The IGP must resign [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Apr 17 2014]
KJ JOHN Maybe I am confused, but is this not the inspector-general of police (IGP); our chief criminal law officer of the federation speaking about lack of authority to resolve the issue of the kidnap of his son by a Muslim convert? Is not our IGP also ...
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