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These law firms are offering free help to transgender people seeking to change their names

NJ dot com 24 Oct 2021
Garden State Equality, an LGBTQ+ activist group, has partnered with two law firms to provide free legal assistance to transgender New Jerseyans who are seeking legal name changes. The partnership with Hunnell Law Group and McCarter & English comes about a year after the state ...

Allegations of police bias in Kansas yield few sanctions

Lawrence Journal World 24 Oct 2021
Law enforcement agencies and groups interviewed by the AP would not comment on the low overall rates at which bias complaints have been sustained, but said that in their own departments complaints are thoroughly investigated by officers independent of those accused ... They have no idea what the law is; they really don’t.

Protecting Schools from Military Use: 2021 - Law, Policy, and Military Doctrine

Reliefweb 24 Oct 2021
This report collects recent and historic examples of laws, court decisions, military orders, policies, and practice by governments, armed forces, non-state armed groups, and courts aimed at protecting schools and universities from use for military purposes.

Rock Hall residents against opening of group home on Lee Street

The Star Democrat 24 Oct 2021
4, Jakubiak said that while the town does not permit group homes in R1 zoning, where Lee Street is zoned, state and federal law supersedes the town ... “We haven’t had to call the law too often, we feel like we have a nice cohesive neighborhood, so we’re concerned about the group home, not knowing what could possibly be put there,” Carol Jones said.

Israeli criminalization of Palestinian civil groups condemned

Arab News 24 Oct 2021
... decision to declare six Palestinian human rights groups as “organizations of terror.” ... Anis Kassem, editor of the Palestine Yearbook of International Law, told Arab News that Israeli accusations against Palestinian human rights groups were part of the policy of the occupiers.

SNP delays ‘draconian’ hate crime legislation

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 Oct 2021
A controversial hate crime law is yet ... The legislation consolidates existing law and extends protection for vulnerable groups with a new offence of “stirring up.

Hong Kong banks to disclose related property of clients who breach security law

Business Line 24 Oct 2021
Three months later, the banking association added five clauses to the FAQs regarding anti-money laundering and counter-financing terrorism, advising banks of their reporting requirements under the law, how they should handle law enforcement requests and guidelines regarding group-wide information sharing.

TLP won’t go ahead with Islamabad march, to head home in ‘day or two’: minister

The Wire 24 Oct 2021
Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) party won’t proceed with its proposed long march on Islamabad as a late-night dialogue between a government team and the leadership of the proscribed group bore fruit, Minister for Interior Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed announced Sunday.

Facebook services were used to spread religious hatred in India and may have inflamed 2020 ...

The Daily Mail 24 Oct 2021
The riots came as Muslims protested the nation's new citizenship law ... Through their work, the Facebook researchers found that two Hindu nationalists groups with ties to India's ruling party were leading the wave of anti-Muslim posts ... The other group, researchers said, promoted ...

Colombia captures country's most wanted drug trafficker

Anadolu Agency 24 Oct 2021
Dairo Antonio Usuga, known as Otoniel, leader of the Clan del Golfo, or Gulf Clan, drug trafficking group was the world´s “most feared” drug trafficker, according to President Ivan Duque ... either you submit to justice immediately or the full weight of the law will be brought down on you," he said.

Baird Holm LLP

Omaha World-Herald 24 Oct 2021
Andersen is a member of the firm's Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Group. Sapphire graduated from Creighton University School of Law, magna cum laude, and with pro bono service distinction. She received the 2021 Outstanding Service to the Law School Award and the 2021 Donald P. Lay Award for her contributions to Creighton Law Review.

As Hong Kong’s civil society buckles, one group tries to hold on

Indian Express 24 Oct 2021
Independent media outlets and civil rights groups have disappeared ... Police have arrested the leaders of some groups and have used the security law to force them to disclose information about membership and funding ... He and Carol Ng, the group’s former chairwoman, have also been charged with subversion in separate cases under the security law.

Mexico has own border problem

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 24 Oct 2021
To Mexican law enforcement, the concern has been even more severe ... license plates with Mexican ones and become law-abiding drivers once again ... "We know the best way to attract national and international investment is by respecting the rule of law ... Many of those fell into the hands of Mexican criminal groups.

Interview: Zambian ex-envoy calls restoration of China's lawful seat in UN major moment in his career

Xinhua 24 Oct 2021
23 (Xinhua) -- The restoration of China's lawful seat in the United Nations in 1971 was "one of the major achievements" in his career, said a former envoy of Zambia to the global agency ... Zambia is one of the 23 countries that had earlier jointly submitted a draft resolution supporting the restoration of China's lawful seat in the UN.

Lakhimpur Kheri probe: Ashish Mishra hospitalised with dengueAshish Mishra was arrested in connection with the ...

Deccan Herald 24 Oct 2021
Read ... Four farmers were mowed down by an SUV in Lakhimpur Kheri when a group agitating against the Centre's three new farm laws was staging a demonstration against the visit of UP deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on October 3 ... Follow us on Facebook . Twitter . Dailymotion ... farm laws ... ....