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News in the Humanosphere: U.N. rights chief condemns Congo's deadly crackdown on protests

Civil and Human Rights Coalition Urges Self-Proclaimed VRA Res...

WASHINGTON - The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights coalition of more than 200 national civil rights groups is urging Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, a self-proclaimed supporter of restoring the Voting Rights Act, to bring a VRA ... Common Dreams, 1 week ago

Chile's president says will send gay marriage bill to Congress in 2017

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile's President Michelle Bachelet said during a United Nations General Assembly panel on LGBT rights on Wednesday that she would send a bill legalizing gay marriage to Congress in the first half of 2017. "My government has ...
 Sharenet3 days ago Chile's President to Send Gay Marriage Bill to Congress in '17  NBCNews.com2 days ago Chile's President Plans to Send Gay Marriage Bill to Congress in 2017  Singapore Star.com3 days ago Chile will send gay marriage bill to Congress in 2017  ENCA3 days ago
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Obama set to veto 9/11 victims statutory right to sue Saudis

NEW YORK:US President Barack Obama is set to veto legislation which gives the families of 9/11 attack victims a civil cause of action against Saudi Arabia in American courts. Obama administration officials have said the president will reject the ...
 Kashmir Observer2 days ago Obama set to veto 9/11 bill against Saudis 5hr  PressTV.com3 days ago
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Over 50 Nonprofits Demand Congress Act to Protect Free Speech as Deadline Looms

) - On October 1, the congressional deadline to prevent the IRS from trampling over the free-speech rights of nonprofits will expire, and more than four dozen organizations from across the country have now banded together to demand that Congress ...
 Digital Journal4 days ago

450 global activists write to PM Modi questioning crackdown on Lawyers Collective

Over 450 human rights experts and civil society leaders and representatives from over 50 countries from all the continents have urged the Indian Prime Minister to lift the order suspending the Lawyers Collective license to receive foreign funds. The ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

The One Surprising Person Your Work Team Desperately Needs

on Washington because it culminated in one of the most iconic moments of the Civil Rights Movement, with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., declaring, "I have a dream." What many of us don't know, though, is that the march might not have happened—and ...
 Fast Company15 hours ago
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John Lewis Calls For Federal Observers To Be Placed At Polling Stations On Election Day

Civil rights icon John Lewis called on the Obama administration Wednesday to dispatch federal election observers to polling stations in states that have recently restricted voting rights. But it wouldn't be easy. The Georgia Democrat pointed to ...
 Huffington Post3 days ago Trump wants to destroy democracy by dismantling the Bill of Rights  Daily Kos1 hour ago John Lewis calls for election observers at polling places this November  WCVB.com3 days ago John Lewis reflects on new museum, Civil Rights Movement  CBS News6 days ago
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Yemen civilian deaths amid Saudi Arabia-led war rise as US Senate approves arms deal with Saudis

SANAA, Yemen -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has expressed deep concern over increasing attacks against civilians in Yemen Cecile Pouilly at the UN agency said on Friday that August also marked an increase in the number of ...
 CBS News2 days ago U.S. to sell Saudi $1B weapons amid "deep concern" over civilian deaths  MSN News US1 day ago Iran looms large over Senate fight to block arms sales for Saudi war in Yemen  AlMonitor5 days ago

NPC to Amend Civil Law

According to an announcement on the official website of the National People's Congress (NPC) on 28 June 2016, the NPC conducted its first reading of the General Principles of the Civil Law of the People's Republic of China (Draft Version) 2016 ...
 HK - Lawyer5 days ago

Brazil focus: Civil Procedure Code given a facelift

After many years of scholarly and political debate within the National Congress, the new Brazilian Civil Procedure Code was passed into law last year and came in force in March 2016, replacing its 1973 predecessor. It is expected that the new rules ...
 World Intellectual Property Review5 days ago Uniform Civil Code short-hand for imposing RSS view: Ramesh  Business Standard1 month ago
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