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22nd April - Law News

2309th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: The centre on Saturday introduced a new ordinance in response to nationwide anger over the Kathua and Unnao rape cases involving minors. The order will now allow the death penalty for the rape of minors. It also has several provisions for speedy trials in rape cases. But is this going to help resolve this epidemic of sorts that we are seeing of child rape cases. Will this act as a deterrent?


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Saturday

21st April - Law News

2308th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: Tear gas has been deployed along the Gaza border with Israel trying to disperse protesters. Israeli officials confirm that around 3 thousand Palestinians are involved. That's amid an anti-Israel march by families of imprisoned Palestinians. There are reports that at least two demonstrators have been killed. Local journalist Hind Khoudary was reporting for RT when she was herself tear-gassed.


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Friday

20th April - Law News

2307th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus: Police in Berlin are investigating an assault on two young men in which the attacker was heard shouting anti-Jewish abuse. One of the victims was wearing a Jewish skullcap at the time of the attack. It is reported the alleged attacker has turned himself in to the authorities.



Focus of the Day Story: A 'vigil for justice' attracted well over 100 lawyers to gather outside the Ministry of Justice's London headquarters last night to declare that it was 'time for justice'. As the sun began to set, passions rose as solicitors and barristers, armed with placards, congregrated outside the ministry's building in Petty France, London, to demand change. The event culminated with the words 'Ministry of Injustice' projected on the department's walls. Full story - The Law Society Gazette


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