Amendments to the country’s criminal law have been approved by Russian State Duma deputies, to include the words “mobilization”, “martial law” and “time of war”. On Tuesday September, deputies of the Russian State Duma unanimously adopted amendments aimed at including the concepts of “mobilization”, “martial law” and “time of war”Read More →

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022 The United Arab Emirates (the “UAE”) continues to lead the Arab world in terms of the fight against bribery and corruption (“ABC”). The UAE offers a business-friendly environment with an effective and efficient public administration; it criminalizes active and passive bribery, embezzlement, abuse of office andRead More →

There is no respite from the established rule of medieval Hinduism than religious freedom in India, especially the “right to conversion by free choice”. Prime Minister Modi (after meeting of some opposition political parties, leaders of JDU, RJD and TRS in Bihar) is especially worried after Bihar CM Nitish leftRead More →

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York Crown Court with (inset) striking solicitors York Crown Court will continue to deliver justice as lawyers embark on a nationwide all-out strike that threatens to cripple the country’s criminal justice system. York Eye courthouse judges will sit today and throughout the action to hear cases, including trials, where possible,Read More →

The High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh ruled on Friday that before prosecuting medical professionals for the tort of criminal negligence, a criminal court should obtain the opinion of the medical expert and if, from t such an opinion, a prima facie case of criminal negligence is establishedRead More →

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August 26, 2022 – Following the Supreme Court’s recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, state legislatures have begun passing new laws targeting those who obtain and provide abortion services, as well as those who assist them. Some state laws impose criminal liability, and others may soon follow. And, ofRead More →

Sex offenses law tightened Spain: Clear consent required for sex 08/25/2022, 10:48 p.m. The Spanish parliament adopts the new law “Only yes means yes”. Any sexual intercourse without express consent is qualified as rape. “Intimidating” compliments and the dissemination of videos of a sexual nature are also punishable. In Spain,Read More →

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Senate Interior Standing Committee was held here on Monday under the chairmanship of Senator Mohsin Aziz. The meeting began with deliberations on the Bill titled “Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2022”. The Minister of State for Law and Justice, Senator Shahadat Awan, informed the committee thatRead More →

The Karnataka High Court has stated that criminal law cannot be enforced for the recovery of money paid under a contract unless the offense of cheating or even criminal breach of trust be established. A single bench of judges of Justice M Nagaprasanna granted the petition filed by a certainRead More →

A long-awaited bill to legalize cannabis at the federal level was finally introduced last week after a year of negotiations after a draft was released last year. On Thursday, July 21, 2022, U.S. Senators Cory Booker, Chuck Schumer, and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden introduced the Cannabis Administration andRead More →

A long-awaited bill to legalize cannabis at the federal level was finally introduced last week after a year of negotiations after a draft was released last year. On Thursday, July 21, 2022, U.S. Senators Cory Booker, Chuck Schumer, and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden introduced the Cannabis Administration andRead More →

Ukrainian lawyers will benefit from the expertise of international lawyers As part of further support to the Ukrainian legal profession, the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Ukrainian National Bar Association (UNBA), supported by the UNBA Higher School of Advocacy, will organize a session legal training on the subject ofRead More →

Photo: PTI New Delhi: The Supreme Court has declared that the criminal justice system is “relentlessly employed” against Co-founder of Alt News Mohammad Zubair and stressed that arrest is not meant to be and should not be used as a “punitive tool”. While granting Zubair bail as part of FIRsRead More →

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Op-Ed Opinion: If lawmakers really want to protect sex workers, they should be asking them what they need to keep them safe, rather than assuming what’s best for them. In 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada declared unconstitutional several laws jeopardizing the safety of sex workers. PhotoRead More →

Georgian Minister of Justice Rati Bregadze discussed cooperation in the field of criminal law and digital exchange of information during a ministerial meeting of Ministers of Justice of European Union member states in alongside his Ukrainian and Moldovan counterparts on Tuesday in Prague. Bregadze highlighted the “good experience” of cooperationRead More →

Nairobi – Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions Dorcas Oduor says her experience makes her suitable for the post of an appeal court judge. Oduor, also the Public Prosecutions Secretary, told the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on Tuesday that she has been actively involved in major transformation programs at the DPP’sRead More →

Cases involving criminal acts can seem difficult to win without the help of expert lawyers who understand the laws governing criminal law and are well experienced. With the help of firms such as Caramanna and Friedberg LLP, people facing criminal charges can achieve favorable results for their cases. The firmRead More →

The Victorian parliament will be presented with a new offense that makes extremely offensive public behavior illegal. The bill was created in response to the Melbourne East Freeway crash in April 2020 which killed four police officers. While filming the officers who died after the collision, Porsche driver Richard PuseyRead More →

The recently enacted Civil and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (the “Act”) has introduced welcome assistance for financial institutions seeking to prove their debts in court. While the overriding objective of the law was to introduce civil and criminal court reform in response to the difficulties caused by theRead More →

New Delhi [India]Jun 11 (ANI): Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Saturday strongly condemned the violence that took place in many parts of the country on Friday following the controversial remarks about the Prophet Muhammad and said that some “jihadist” elements are trying to mislead members of the Muslim community, addingRead More →

May 30, 2022 BCL Solicitors LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. BCL partner John Binns produced a practice note for LexisNexis on anti-corruption and criminal law in the life sciences sector. *Here is a short excerptRead More →

As part of the planned reforms, the punishment and protection of minors must be clearly separated. RTL spoke to Charel Schmit, the ombudsman for children and young people, about the proposed changes. The reforms carry a completely different vision, which above all advocates prevention. However, major changes also come withRead More →

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a problem and an opportunity as he prepares to make his fifth appointment to the Supreme Court of Canada, replacing Justice Michael Moldaver, who will retire on September 1. The problem is that Judge Moldaver is the court’s leading criminal law expert. Criminal appeals makeRead More →