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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
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Amendment to Firearms Law (July 01, 2015) by Gustavo Guerra

In May 2015, the Mexican legislature enacted an amendment to its firearms law in order to ...

Topic: Customs enforcement; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Supreme Court Strikes Down Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Gun Crimes (April 22, 2015) by Tariq Ahmad

On April 14, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada, in a majority decision, struck down as ...

Topic: Criminal code; Sentencing; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Canada

Explosives Precursors Legislation (April 09, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

The Council of Ministers (Cabinet) of the Netherlands has approved draft legislation to adopt into Dutch ...

Topic: Terrorism; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

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
Jurisdiction: Italy

Proposal for Stricter Screening Process for Firearms Possession (January 07, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On November 25, 2014, the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice presented to various agencies for ...

Topic: Weapons
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Parliament Considering Security Laws Amendment Legislation (December 16, 2014) by Hanibal Goitom

Kenya's Parliament is considering passage of the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014, which would amend over ...

Topic: Asylum; Criminal procedure; National security; Terrorism; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Kenya

Right to Use Firearms Extended (November 25, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On November 8, 2014, the Government of the Russian Federation amended the Rules on Circulation of ...

Topic: Weapons
Jurisdiction: Russia

Arms Trade Treaty Scheduled to Become Effective (September 30, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The United Nations announced on September 25, 2014, that the Arms Trade Treaty adopted by the ...

Topic: Treaties and International Agreements/Weapons; United Nations Arms Trade Treaty, 2013
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Donation of Firearms Marking Equipment (June 30, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

The Organization of American States (OAS) recently announced that it had donated equipment to mark firearms, ...

Topic: Weapons
Jurisdiction: Dominican Republic; Organization of American States

Supreme Court Rules Local Crimes Not Covered by Statute Implementing Chemical Weapons Convention (June 12, 2014) by Luis Acosta

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the U.S. implementing statute for the Chemical Weapons Convention ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Supreme court; Treaties and International Agreements/Weapons; United Nations Chemical Weapons Convention, 1993
Jurisdiction: United States

Partnership to Fight Spread of Weapons (March 31, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Nigeria has partnered with two international organizations, the United Nations and the Economic Community of West ...

Topic: Weapons; International organizations
Jurisdiction: Economic Community of West African States; Nigeria; United Nations

Defense Cooperation Agreement Signed (January 29, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On January 23, 2014, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia signed their first agreement on cooperation in defense ...

Topic: International affairs; Terrorism; Treaties and International Agreements/Terrorism; Treaties and International Agreements/Weapons
Jurisdiction: Indonesia; Saudi Arabia

Anti-Gang Measures Proposed (October 30, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On October 29, 2013, Denmark's Justice Minister, Morten Bødskov, announced a plan to respond to the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Admission to Australia Group (September 26, 2013) by Gustavo Guerra

The Mexican government recently announced that it has been formally admitted as a member of the ...

Topic: Arms control and nonproliferation; International affairs; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Police Chief Calls for Gun Law Reform (May 23, 2013) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on May 20, 2013, that Sebastian Ndeitunga,