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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.

25
Jul 2007
Child Sexual Abuse: Let's Get Tougher

Child Sexual Abuse: Let's Get Tougher

What is it with sexual abuse that punishment is not always commensurate to the offence? We cannot let down our guard until each sexual offender is put out of action and out of MySpace.

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26
Jun 2007

Better Late Than Never

Better late than never: Egypt bans female circumcision.

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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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30
Oct 2007
Environmental Hypocrisy

Environmental Hypocrisy

Helping children get clean water ... by polluting through plastic manufacture and transportation emissions.

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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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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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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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14
Sep 2007

Anna Nicole Smith Law

"Anna Nicole Smith Law", keeps an army of lawyers busy to this day, jumping from jurisdiction to jurisdiction like a travelling circus of business suits.

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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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