Megans is one of the more notable criminal justice systems in the US, but there are laws and laws that apply to all of us.Here’s a look at some of the key laws that are part of our legal lexicon, and what you need to know to make sense of them.Megans Law Megans laws are […]
The United States and the United Kingdom have the world’s highest incarceration rates for drug offenders.But the law banning drug use by US military personnel has been met with criticism, and critics say the law is actually a joke.What do you think?
Jim Crow, Jim Crow Laws, and the Law of Syllogism.Jim Crow Laws and the law of semantics are three laws that are being debated and challenged in several states across the United States.A case in Arizona recently reached the U.S. Supreme Court and will decide if Arizona’s draconian new law, SB 1070, is constitutional.SB 1070 […]
A recent survey has revealed that the majority of Australians (57%) support the Jim Crow laws passed in the US during the 20th century.This is the second year in a row that a majority of Australian voters are in favour of abolishing Jim Crow.The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) conducted a national survey of 1,500 Australians […]
The J-2 program has been in place since 1986, but the laws and rules that it provides to prospective students are still in effect, according to a letter sent by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights (OCR) to a group of more than 400 law schools this week.The letter is the latest […]