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Rights Expert Calls for Stronger Judicial System (March 11, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Suliman Baldo, the United Nations independent expert on human rights in Mali, recently expressed his concern ...

Topic: International organizations; Judiciary; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Mali; United Nations

Sharia Law Imposed in North (August 14, 2012) by Constance Johnson

Ansar Dine (Defenders of Faith) and the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO) ...

Topic: Legal systems
Jurisdiction: Mali

Preliminary Investigation Launched into Recent Violence (July 23, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On July 18, 2012, the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, stated ...

Topic: War crimes
Jurisdiction: International Criminal Court; Mali

Human Rights Crisis (May 23, 2012) by Constance Johnson

In the last few weeks, two prominent nongovernmental human rights organizations have released statements on the ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: Mali

Constitution to Be Reinstated (April 09, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On April 1, 2012, Amadou Haya Sanogo, the de facto head of Mali since the military ...

Topic: Constitution
Jurisdiction: Mali

Agreement on Enforcement of Sentences (January 25, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

The Republic of Mali and the International Criminal Court (ICC), seated in The Hague, signed an ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: International Criminal Court; Mali

Bill Seeking to Modernize Family Law Regime Defeated (October 12, 2010) by Hanibal Goitom

Mali's Parliament is currently considering a watered-down version of the Family Code bill that it passed ...

Topic: Families
Jurisdiction: Mali

Far-Reaching Changes Proposed by Legislature in New Family Code (August 19, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on August 11, 2009, that Mali's National Assembly adopted a controversial new Family ...

Topic: Families
Jurisdiction: Mali

Proposal to Raise Marriage Age May Help Counter Trafficking in Girls (January 28, 2009) by Constance Johnson

According to the United Nations, Niger is the country with the highest incidence in the world ...

Topic: Human trafficking
Jurisdiction: Mali

Proposal to End Death Penalty Meets Opposition (May 02, 2008) by Constance Johnson

The government of Mali has proposed ending the use of capital punishment in the country, but ...

Topic: Capital punishment
Jurisdiction: Mali

Cabinet Abolishes Death Penalty (November 02, 2007) by Constance Johnson

L'Essor, a government newspaper in Mali, reported on its Web site on October 18, 2007, that ...

Topic: Capital punishment
Jurisdiction: Mali

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Last updated: March 11, 2014