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UK: Muslim Inmate Population Soars, Now 14.4% of All Prisoners
Society & Culture  (tags: Prison, islam, law, Legal, Life, Media, Muslim, News, Politics, Random, Religion, Sharia, travel, UKenvironment )

Beth
- 61 days ago - creepingsharia.wordpress.com
It is almost entirely due to the UKs horrendous immigration and welfare policy. Add jail house conversions (a problem in the U.S. too) and the more than 100 passages in the Koran that "invite people to violence", and it is a recipe for the demise of a
Marijuana Becomes Legal in Washington, DC at Midnight
Society & Culture  (tags: Washington D.C., marijuana, legal, society, culture, government, interesting, news, rights, law, politics )

Carrie
- 87 days ago - alternet.org
At midnight, it becomes legal to possess, grow, and consume small amounts of marijuana in the nation's capital. An initiative passed with the support of 70% of DC voters goes into effect.
12 Great Lawyers Every Law Student Should Study
Society & Culture  (tags: Law, Lawyers, Legal, Judiciary, Constitution )

Nancy
- 1627 days ago - mastersdegree.net
The sacrifices these lawyers made to loyally support and revolutionize the law, human rights, and their country's judicial system are both humbling and impressive.
10 Infamous Police Scandals
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Scandals, Crime, Law, Legal, Cops )

Nancy
- 1686 days ago - criminaljusticedegreesguide.com
The following police scandals involving law enforcement officials have rocked the headlines.
5 Recent Terrifying Hostage Situations
Society & Culture  (tags: Hostage Situation, Kidnap, Abduction, Crime, Cops, Legal )

Nancy
- 1707 days ago - forensiccolleges.net
Whether the person taking hostage is upset for being terminated, is trying to prove a point, or is just a random act, hostage situations can end very badly and seem to be happening more recently.
5 Common Crimes Committed During Hurricane Season
Society & Culture  (tags: Hurricane Season, Crime, Criminal, Law, Legal )

Nancy
- 1713 days ago - lawenforcementschools.org
Whether people are trying to provide for their families or take advantage of law enforcement having their hands full, it seems the same common crimes are committed when the threat of hurricanes arise.
What About My Human Rights, Asks Woman Beaten Unconscious By Asylum-Seeker Ex-Lover Freed By Immigration Judge
Society & Culture  (tags: human rights, woman, beaten, immigration judge, Britain, legal )

Anna
- 1720 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A dangerous criminal who has no legal right to be in Britain has gone on the run after a judge ruled that to detain him would violate his human rights.
10 Shows for the Criminal Mind
Society & Culture  (tags: Crime, Criminal, Legal, Law, TV Shows )

Nancy
- 1721 days ago - criminaljusticeuniversity.net
While some of the shows are summaries of real-life events and others are fiction they are all definitely intriguing. The following are 10 shows that will keep the criminal minds entertained.
10 Unforgettable Judges
Society & Culture  (tags: Judges, Courts, Law, Legal, Courtroom )

Nancy
- 1738 days ago - courtreporterschool.org
Here are 10 unforgettable judges whose decisions made a difference in our nation's history. Their influence on law is substantial and their decisions decide how laws work and how they are enforced.
Mexico City's Abortion Law Hits Stop-and-Go Signs
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, abortion, legal, Mexico, family, freedoms, government, law, rights, women )

Cynthia
- 2863 days ago - womensenews.org
Officials are challenging Mexico City's new law legalizing first-trimester abortion. But as the Supreme Court decides whether to take their case, city officials and activists are doing what they can to ease its implementation.
It's Time for Child Abuse to End Now
Society & Culture  (tags: children, crime, corruption, death, culture, activists, abuse, education, ethics, freedoms, guns, history, internet, legal, law, media, parents, police, politics, poverty, racism, rape, sex, soul, teens, students, violence, women, tv )


- 2949 days ago - byjoy.com
IF THIS DOESNT MAKE YOU CRY, THEN I DONT KNOW WHAT WILL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ITS TIME FOR A WAKE UP CALL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Badminton Coach Jailed for Rape
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, ethics, law, legal, police, rape, sex, violence, teens )


- 2953 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A former badminton coach has been jailed for four-and-a-half years for raping a teenage girl.
Women Escape Jail Over Toddler Fight
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, crime, ethics, law, legal, parents, violence, women )


- 2954 days ago - lifestyle.aol.co.uk
A group of women who forced two toddlers to fight and filmed them punching each other until they cried have escaped jail.
Woman Jailed for Sex With Boy, 14
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, ethics, law, legal, police, rape, sex, violence, teens )


- 2954 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A woman is starting a 15 month jail sentence for having sex with a 14-year-old boy.
'Rape Revealed Human Trafficking'
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, ethics, law, legal, men, police, rape, sex, violence, women )


- 2955 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A woman from the Czech Republic who was lured to England and made to work as a prostitute was raped in a Lancashire restaurant, a court has heard.
 

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