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Supreme Court Approves Harsher Sentencing for Stealing Smart Phones (July 31, 2015) by Ruth Levush
On July 14, 2015, Israel's Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, rejected an appeal of a ...
Topic: Cell phones; Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against property; Sentencing
New State Law Punishes Manufacture, Transport, and Marketing of Toy Firearm Replicas (July 29, 2015) by Eduardo Soares
On July 27, 2015, legal amendments entered into force in the State of Rio de Janeiro ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Weapons
Legislation on Compensation for Emotional Distress (July 29, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin
The Netherlands Minister for Security and Justice has submitted draft legislation to the Dutch House of ...
Topic: Administrative remedies; Civil liability; Crime and law enforcement; Crime victims; Torts
Killing of a Police Officer Now Considered a Heinous Crime (July 16, 2015) by Eduardo Soares
A new law promulgated on July 7, 2015, by Brazilian President Dilma Roussef amends the Penal ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Law enforcement officers
First Attempt to Revoke Canadian Citizenship Under New Citizenship Act (July 15, 2015) by Tariq Ahmad
Canada's Minister of Citizenship and Immigration is moving ahead to revoke the citizenship of a Canadian ...
Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Crime and law enforcement; National security; Terrorism
Update: Supreme Court Increases Jail Sentence for Kaupthing Bank Director and Shareholder (July 02, 2015) by Luis Acosta
On February 12, 2015, the Icelandic Supreme Court decided the Al-Thani Case, in which the Chief ...
Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Crime and law enforcement; Sentencing
Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act Receives Royal Assent (June 30, 2015) by Tariq Ahmad
On June 18, 2015, the Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act received Royal Assent, the necessary ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against children; Sex offenses
Cairo Court of Appeal Sentences Former President Morsi to Death (June 18, 2015) by George Sadek
On June 16, 2015, the Criminal Chamber of the Cairo Court of Appeal found former President ...
Topic: Capital punishment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Supreme Court Affirms Pre-Trial Detention of Julian Assange (June 15, 2015) by Luis Acosta
On May 11, 2015, the Swedish Supreme Court affirmed the Appeals Court decision to continue to ...
Topic: Civil code; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure; Extradition; Sex offenses
Cybercrimes Bill Enacted (June 15, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom
It was reported recently that Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete has signed into law the Cyber Crimes ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Cybercrime; Freedom of speech
Visit to Hospital Patients and Digging Graves in Lieu of Prison Term (June 12, 2015) by Issam Saliba
The Criminal Court in Jeddah Province, Saudi Arabia, substituted a novel punishment for a prison sentence ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Sentencing
Jurisdiction: Saudi Arabia
New Immigration Law Enacted (June 05, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom
On May 25, 2015, outgoing Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed into law new immigration legislation that ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Immigration; Specialized courts
Court Sentences TV Show Host to Five Years of Imprisonment (June 04, 2015) by George Sadek
On May 31, 2015, an Egyptian court of first instance found television show host Islam El-Beheiry ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Freedom of religion; Freedom of speech
Bill on Elimination of Violence Against Persons Enacted into Law (June 04, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom
On May 25, 2015, as one of his last acts in office, former Nigerian President Goodluck ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crime victims; Crimes against children; Crimes against women; Domestic violence
Blasphemy Provision to Be Removed from Penal Code (May 19, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin
On May 12, 2015, the Norwegian Parliament made a final decision to immediately remove the provision ...
Topic: Blasphemy; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code
Criminal Justice Measures Proposed, Prevention of Violence Against Children Stressed (April 29, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin
The Doha Declaration on Integrating Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice into the Wider United Nations Agenda ...
Topic: Children's rights; Crime and law enforcement; Crime prevention
Jurisdiction: United Nations
American Citizen Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Terrorism-Related Crimes (April 16, 2015) by George Sadek
On April 11, 2015, the Criminal Court of Cairo found an American citizen of Egyptian descent, ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Sentencing of Citizen Who Entered Syria to Join Rebels (April 06, 2015) by Ruth Levush
On March 23, 2015 Israel's Kfar-Saba circuit court sentenced a defendant convicted of the offenses of ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against the state; Criminal code; Probation and parole
New Anti-Terrorism Measures Tabled in Parliament (April 02, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin
On March 30, 2015, the Malaysian government tabled seven bills in the Dewan Rakyat (House of ...
Topic: Crime and law enforcement; National security; Terrorism
Updated Legislation on Fight Against Terrorism (March 24, 2015) by Dante Figueroa
On February 20, 2015, new legislation amending the Criminal Code with respect to fighting terrorism entered ...
Topic: Intelligence activities; Militias and paramilitary groups; National security; Terrorism; Weapons; Crime and law enforcement
Last updated: July 31, 2015