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#lawmakers

# lawmakers - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# lawmakers - Friday 9 December, 2016

South Korea impeaches its president over corruption scandal

There had been massive street protests over the scandal.

# lawmakers - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Britain wants to fine porn sites for letting under-18s visit

Critics say the approach could open a door to fraudsters.

# lawmakers - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Utah politicians vote to bring back firing squads

However, it has yet to be signed into law.

# lawmakers - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Confirmed: Big Phil Hogan is now officially the EU Agriculture Commissioner

Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy said he intends to hold the commissioner accountable at all times.

# lawmakers - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Cannabis growers in Colorado are struggling for financing, could co-ops be the answer?

Growing marijauna is an expensive business and banks don’t want to help.

# lawmakers - Friday 18 April, 2014

Landlords evicting tenants for putting their homes on Airbnb

A petition has been set up calling on lawmakers in San Francisco to stop the evictions.

# lawmakers - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Ukraine MPs fail to strike deal to weaken president's powers

In parliament, protest leader Vitali Klitschko – a former world champion boxer – called for an end to the ‘dictatorship”.

# lawmakers - Monday 28 January, 2013

Cautious optimism as US senators meet on immigration reform

Republican Senator John McCain told ABC news he was “guardedly optimistic” they can unite on reform.