Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Turkmenistan http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Turkmenistan: Pardoning of Conscientious Objectors and Military Service Law Amendments http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404354_text Armed forces; Church and state relations;Freedom of speech; Human rights and civil liberties - In February 2015, Forum 18 News Service published a report saying that for the first time for many years, "there are no longer any Jehovah's Witnesses convicted and imprisoned in Turkmenistan as conscientious objectors." (Felix Corley,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205404354_text Global Legal Monitor: Turkmenistan: New Constitution http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540689_text Constitution - In February 2015, Forum 18 News Service published a report saying that for the first time for many years, "there are no longer any Jehovah's Witnesses convicted and imprisoned in Turkmenistan as conscientious objectors." (Felix Corley, On September 25, 2008, a new Constitution was adopted in Turkmenistan. This new basic law of the Central Asian country stipulates that the highest existing representative body, which had passed the Constitution, is dissolved, charges a... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 02 Oct 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540689_text Global Legal Monitor: Turkmenistan: New Rules for International Exhibitions http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540604_text Foreign investment - In February 2015, Forum 18 News Service published a report saying that for the first time for many years, "there are no longer any Jehovah's Witnesses convicted and imprisoned in Turkmenistan as conscientious objectors." (Felix Corley, On September 25, 2008, a new Constitution was adopted in Turkmenistan. This new basic law of the Central Asian country stipulates that the highest existing representative body, which had passed the Constitution, is dissolved, charges a On August 20, 2008, the office of the President of Turkmenistan announced that amendments to the nation's Law on Foreign Investment have entered into force. According to the announcement, the amendments will help to promote active... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 29 Aug 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540604_text Global Legal Monitor: Turkmenistan: Visits to Opera and Circus Are Allowed Again http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540263_text Arts and culture - In February 2015, Forum 18 News Service published a report saying that for the first time for many years, "there are no longer any Jehovah's Witnesses convicted and imprisoned in Turkmenistan as conscientious objectors." (Felix Corley, On September 25, 2008, a new Constitution was adopted in Turkmenistan. This new basic law of the Central Asian country stipulates that the highest existing representative body, which had passed the Constitution, is dissolved, charges a On August 20, 2008, the office of the President of Turkmenistan announced that amendments to the nation's Law on Foreign Investment have entered into force. According to the announcement, the amendments will help to promote active On January 21, 2008, President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov of Turkmenistan repealed bans on opera and circus performances established in 2001 by his predecessor, who had believed that this kind of entertainment was unsuited to the Turkmen people... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Sun, 02 Mar 2008 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540263_text