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chimps rights
2015-04-23 09:47:33

Chimps are people, too!...or are they? That’s what a New York judge will decide after granting lawyers representing two chimpanzees from Stony Brook University to present arguments as to why their clients should be freed from captivity at the institution.

2013-06-28 23:00:38

The Justice Project kicks off new video series on “What Justice Means to Me” starting with a definition from Angelo “Barefoot Pookie” White the Crips Street gang Founder Santa

2012-03-28 17:38:17

While government officials have argued that "enhanced interrogation techniques" are necessary to protect American citizens, the effectiveness of such techniques has been debated.

2011-02-07 08:47:00

HYDERABAD, India, February 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma has praised India's justice system for being the guardian of the nation's constitution.

2010-12-20 15:40:26

A thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, examines local reconciliation processes in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

2010-05-11 09:44:00

TRANSITIONAL STEP TO NEW ANTI-TERROR LEGISLATION WASHINGTON, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Egyptian Government introduced draft legislation before Parliament that would significantly curtail the special powers provided under the country's Emergency Law, prohibiting the government from monitoring communications and media, confiscating publications and property and ordering evacuations.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.