#Law

  • Article: The UK May Have to Pay a Multimillion-Euro Fine for Air Pollution

    The UK May Have to Pay a Multimillion-Euro Fine for Air Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    “We have waited a long time and we cannot possibly wait any longer.” Read more

  • Article: Will Iraq Be Next to Abolish the 'Marry Your Rapist' Law?

    Will Iraq Be Next to Abolish the 'Marry Your Rapist' Law?

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 3, 2018

    Activists are preparing for a campaign ahead of May elections. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways You Can Help Undocumented Immigrants In The US Right Now

    7 Ways You Can Help Undocumented Immigrants In The US Right Now

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 6, 2017

    You can make a difference for vulnerable populations. Read more

  • Article: Men Will Suffer If Marital Rape Is Outlawed, India Government Argues

    Men Will Suffer If Marital Rape Is Outlawed, India Government Argues

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 31, 2017

    More than 40% of married women aged 15 to 49 experience domestic violence. Read more

  • Article: A New School in India Is Training Trafficking Victims to Become Lawyers & Advocates

    A New School in India Is Training Trafficking Victims to Become Lawyers & Advocates

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Aug. 2, 2017

    “Despite the stigma attached to sex trafficking survivors they decided to stand up." Read more

  • Article: Hawaiian Federal Judge Expands Who Can Come to US Under Trump Travel Ban

    Hawaiian Federal Judge Expands Who Can Come to US Under Trump Travel Ban

    By Joe McCarthy|July 14, 2017

    “The Government's definition excludes them. That simply cannot be." Read more

  • Article: South Africa Repeals Statute of Limitations on Sexual Offenses

    South Africa Repeals Statute of Limitations on Sexual Offenses

    From CHIME FOR CHANGE and News Deeply|June 29, 2017

    Until recently, South Africans faced a limit of 20 years to report sexual offenses. Read more

  • Article: Poland and Hungary Refuse Asylum Seekers, EU Brings Legal Case

    Poland and Hungary Refuse Asylum Seekers, EU Brings Legal Case

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 12, 2017

    Poland and Hungary refuse to relocate 160,000 asylum seekers from Italy and Greece. Read more