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MIL-OSI USA: France: Bill to Amend Constitution Submitted

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Environment, France, Justice, law, Law and Justice, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: France: Bill to Amend Constitution Submitted

(June 19, 2018) On May 9, 2018, the French Prime Minister submitted a bill to the National Assembly (one of the two houses of the French Parliament) that aims to amend several provisions of the Constitution. (Projet de loi constitutionnelle pour une démocratie plus représentative, responsable et efficace [Constitutional Bill for a More Representative, Responsible, […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Geographers on Film Series

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, English, Environment, Internet Communications Technology, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Geographers on Film Series

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Press Contact: Benny Seda-Galarza (202) 707-8732Public Contact: John Hessler (202) 707-7223Website: Geographers on Film Series The Library of Congress’ Geography and Map division, in collaboration with the American Association of Geographers, has digitized an archive of more than 300 filmed interviews, called “Geographers on Film,” which highlights leading voices that […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Naaltsoos Sání and the Long Walk Home

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Bosque Redondo, Collections, Dine, English, India, law, Law and Justice, Law Library, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Navajo Nation, Navajos, Open Source Intel, Treaties, Treaty, Treaty of 1868, tribal sovereignty, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Naaltsoos Sání and the Long Walk Home

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Today marks the 150th anniversary of the Long Walk, the 450-mile journey the Diné (Navajo) took from Hwééldi (Fort Sumner) to the heart of the Navajo Nation, the area around Window Rock, Arizona. The Diné started their travels home after the signing of the Naaltsoos Sání–also known as the Treaty […]

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MIL-OSI USA: China: Constitution Amended to Require State Functionaries to Take Constitutional Oath

By   /  June 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, China, English, Justice, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: China: Constitution Amended to Require State Functionaries to Take Constitutional Oath

(June 15, 2018) On March 11, 2018, the National People’s Congress (NPC) of the People’s Republic of China (PRC or China) adopted an amendment to the PRC Constitution. In addition to removing term limits for the President and Vice President of the PRC, the 21-article amendment made other changes to the Constitution, including requiring state […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Saudi Arabia: Shura Council Approves Anti-harassment Bill

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Crime, English, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Privacy, Saudi, Technology, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Saudi Arabia: Shura Council Approves Anti-harassment Bill

(June 14, 2018) The 150-member Saudi Parliament in its 40th ordinary session of May 28, 2018, approved a new anti-harassment law by an 84-vote majority. (Royal Decree No. 96/M of May 31, 2018, government weekly newspaper Umm al-Qura website (in Arabic); Shura Holds Its 40th Ordinary Session, SAUDI PRESS AGENCY (May 28, 2018); Habib Toumi, Saudi […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Colombia: New Law Mandates Loss of Right to Inherit in Cases of Abuse or Neglect of Relatives

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Colombia: New Law Mandates Loss of Right to Inherit in Cases of Abuse or Neglect of Relatives

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (June 13, 2018) On May 30, 2018, President Juan Manuel Santos promulgated Law 1893 to punish children who abuse, abandon, or engage in questionable practices toward their parents by nullifying the children’s right to their parents’ inheritance. (Hijos maltratadores no podrán heredar: nueva ley de la República, EL ESPECTADOR (May 30, […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Colombia: President Promulgates Reform of Youth Citizenship Statute

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, English, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Colombia: President Promulgates Reform of Youth Citizenship Statute

Source: US Global Legal Monitor (June 13, 2018) On March 1, 2018, President Juan Manuel Santos promulgated Law 1885 of 2018 on Reforming the Statute on Youth Citizenship (Law 1622 of 2013). The new Law creates a political electoral system allowing youth between fourteen and twenty-eight years old to elect members of and be elected […]

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MIL-OSI USA: An Interview with Stephen Mayeaux, Legal Information Specialist

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Digital Resources Division, English, Fisheries, Interview, Justice, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Stephen Mayeaux, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: An Interview with Stephen Mayeaux, Legal Information Specialist

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Today’s interview is with one of our newest colleagues, Stephen Mayeaux, who is a legal information specialist in the Digital Resources Division of the Law Library of Congress. Stephen Mayeaux, Legal Information Specialist, Digital Resources Division, Law Library of Congress, photo by Francisco Macías Describe your background. I grew up […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Switzerland: Swiss Voters Reject Popular Initiative on Sovereign Money

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, English, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Switzerland, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Switzerland: Swiss Voters Reject Popular Initiative on Sovereign Money

(June 12, 2018) On June 10, 2018, Swiss voters rejected by a vote of 75.7% to 24.3% the “Sovereign Money Initiative.” Voter turnout was 33.8%. (Vorlage Nr. 618. Vorläufige amtliche Endergebnisse. Volksinitiative vom 01.12.2015 “Für krisensicheres Geld: Geldschöpfung allein durch die Nationalbank! (Vollgeld-Initiative)” [Proposal No. 618, Preliminary Official Results: Popular Initiative of Dec. 1, 2015 “For Crisis-Proof Money: […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Faust Named Kluge Prize Recipient

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Education, English, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Faust Named Kluge Prize Recipient

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Author of “This Republic of Suffering” and Outgoing President of Harvard University Champions Diversity and Global Interdisciplinary Cooperation with Her Platform 2018 Kluge Prize recipient Drew Gilpin Faust. Photo by Stephanie Mitchell. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden today announced that Drew Gilpin Faust, historian, university president and author of the […]

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