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Defendants to Be Permitted to Use Mother Tongue in Court Statements (January 25, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
The Grand National Assembly (Turkey's parliament) adopted a law ...
Finnish Language Rights Extended (January 11, 2013) by Constance Johnson
Finnish speakers in eight additional districts in Sweden will have the option of using their native ...
Minority Languages May Become Official in Parts of the Country (August 13, 2012) by Peter Roudik
On August 8, 2012, the President of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovich, signed into law the Principles of ...
Constitutional Amendment on Russian Language Proposed (January 06, 2012) by Peter Roudik
Venice Commission Recommends Further Amendment of Language Law (November 12, 2010) by Constance Johnson
The Slovak Republic enacted a State Language Law that became effective on September 1, 2009. The ...
Jurisdiction: Slovak Republic
Sentences Lengthened for Use of Kurdish (October 27, 2010) by Constance Johnson
It was reported on October 22, 2010, that a court in Turkey had penalized three Kurdish-speaking ...
Recognition of Aboriginal Languages (September 01, 2010) by Dante Figueroa
On January 25, 2010, Colombia adopted Law 1381, which develops and regulates certain provisions of the ...
New Law Encourages Multilingual Culture (January 19, 2010) by Edith Palmer
On January 1, 2010, a new Swiss law went into effect that aims at preserving the ...
Laws Translated into Minority Languages (January 23, 2009) by Peter Roudik
On January 5, 2009, the Government of Georgia launched the publication of the nation's Constitution and ...
Laws Will Be Passed in Foreign Languages (December 15, 2008) by Peter Roudik
On December 2, 2008, the Armenian Parliament approved amendments to the Law on Legal Acts that ...
Decree Changes Orthography in Brazil (October 06, 2008) by Eduardo Soares
On September 29, 2008, Brazil's President, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, signed Decree No. 6583, which ...
Parliament Approves Second Protocol to Orthographic Agreement (June 02, 2008) by Eduardo Soares
On May 16, 2008, the Portuguese Parliament approved the second protocol that modified the Orthographic Agreement ...
New Measures to Promote the Native Language (December 02, 2007) by Peter Roudik
On November 20, 2007, Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko signed a decree on further promotion of the ...
Last updated: January 25, 2013