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Entries for 2007

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The world's first online legal magazine, demystified significant law and justice events around the world, published from 1996 to 2014.

05
Jul 2007

Sark the Lark: Bon Débarras.

The UK Island of Sark, and its quaint one-of-a-kind feudal legal system, reels from a human rights legal assault.

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14
Sep 2007
Blast'em With Plastax - The Popular Uprising Against Plastic Bags

Blast'em With Plastax - The Popular Uprising Against Plastic Bags

The less you know about plastic bags on the Planet the better except that ... you have to know! And the Government has to act with the hammer of law. Now.

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06
Nov 2007
Requiem For A Death Penalty - MacJustice

Requiem For A Death Penalty - MacJustice

Still no "eureka" moment on how to deal with killers.

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16
Jul 2007

Turkey on the Fence: More Than Just Mini-Skirts versus Headscarves

The days run historic in Turkey as it toddles between a secular and Islam government in an election under the watchful and frightened eye of a powerful, paternal military.

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28
Jun 2007

The Devil Made Him Do It

Scott Panetti's cries of insanity found an ear in the USA Supreme Court, and using an old refrain in the legal songbook.

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04
Sep 2007
The Battle of Edington - Passion Over Reason

The Battle of Edington - Passion Over Reason

Jonathan Edington, attorney, spited his compass, lost his bearings and killed a man, leaving a whole profession disheartened.

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14
Jul 2007

Crime Prevention: Get with the Program! What Program?

Canada annual release of crime rates statistics ignore the lack of a real, effective national crime prevention agency.

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28
Oct 2007
Tinderbox Law-Making: Quebec in Transition comme d'habitude

Tinderbox Law-Making: Quebec in Transition comme d'habitude

A snapshot of a day in the life of "Politic-ville" runs the gamut; what would be a crisis in any other province is just another day at the office in Quebec.

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28
Oct 2007
Martin Brodeur: Justice 1, Privacy 0

Martin Brodeur: Justice 1, Privacy 0

As Martin Brodeur, star ice hockey player, is discovering, seeking judicial relief comes with a heavy privacy price.

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26
Jun 2007

Better Late Than Never

Better late than never: Egypt bans female circumcision.

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