Tag: constitutional rights

3 members of Chinese advocacy group stand trial

3 members of Chinese advocacy group stand trial

Oct 28, – The trial of grassroots rights advocates Liu Ping, Wei Zhongping and Li Sihua opened at a district court in Xinyu city in eastern Jiangxi province under tight security. Police used crowd-control barriers to keep the public — and diplomats from the United States, the European Union and Canada — about a few […]

October 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
State laws varied on abortion, gun control laws

State laws varied on abortion, gun control laws

June 9, MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Governors and state lawmakers continue sharpening the disparities with new abortion statutes and a range of gun laws, several of which followed the mass killing last year at a Connecticut elementary school. The U.S. Supreme Court says women in America can terminate a pregnancy and that every citizen has […]

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