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#Criminal Offence

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Four men jailed in England and Wales over the past year following introduction of 'upskirting law'
# Criminal Offence
# Criminal Offence

Four men jailed in England and Wales over the past year following introduction of 'upskirting law'

Apr 11th 2020, 11:44 AM 34,375 Views 20 Comments

Data shows the vast majority of the offences took place in supermarkets and shops

Central Bank warns over investment firm that has cloned details of another firm
# Unauthorised
# Unauthorised

Central Bank warns over investment firm that has cloned details of another firm

Apr 12th 2018, 10:54 AM 9,494 Views 5 Comments

The warning says that there is no connection between the Central Bank-authorised firm PGMS (Ireland) Ltd and the unauthorised entity.

Doping should be made a criminal offence - Paula Radcliffe
# Drastic Action
From The42
# Drastic Action

Doping should be made a criminal offence - Paula Radcliffe

Apr 9th 2017, 5:01 PM 3,297 Views 13 Comments

The former Olympian outlined her reasons for the proposed action on BBC radio.

Kenyan court bid to stop anal exams of men accused of being gay
# Criminal Offence
# Criminal Offence

Kenyan court bid to stop anal exams of men accused of being gay

May 4th 2016, 10:05 PM 21,079 Views 54 Comments

Engaging in gay sex is a criminal offence in Kenya.

Prosecution sometimes warranted for women who have abortions - Iona Institute
# Criminal Offence
# Criminal Offence

Prosecution sometimes warranted for women who have abortions - Iona Institute

Apr 11th 2016, 1:00 PM 24,125 Views 0 Comments

A woman who ordered pills online was given a suspended sentence in Belfast last week.

Judge warns head lice removal company they must pay employee for jury duty
# Courts
# Courts

Judge warns head lice removal company they must pay employee for jury duty

Jan 19th 2016, 4:47 PM 35,748 Views 71 Comments

“I’m happy to serve but I fear I may lose my job,” the woman told Justice McCarthy.

A lot of you don't know abortion carries a 14-year jail sentence
# Abortion
# Abortion

A lot of you don't know abortion carries a 14-year jail sentence

Jul 8th 2015, 11:20 PM 47,947 Views 225 Comments

A substantial proportion of people did not know it is a crime to get an abortion when a woman’s life is not at risk.

Shatter publishes human trafficking bill to tackle forced begging
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Shatter publishes human trafficking bill to tackle forced begging

Apr 16th 2013, 1:30 PM 5,781 Views 14 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland welcomed the bill but said trafficking for sexual exploitation remains the most predominant form.

Italy rules 'no balls' insult for men is a crime
# Löw Blow
From The Daily Edge
# Löw Blow

Italy rules 'no balls' insult for men is a crime

Jul 31st 2012, 9:03 PM 13,006 Views 32 Comments

In an unusual ruling, Italy’s Supreme Court has decided it is a crime to use the insult as it ‘hurts male pride’.

Britain to make forced marriage a criminal offence
# Forced Marriage
# Forced Marriage

Britain to make forced marriage a criminal offence

Jun 8th 2012, 7:28 PM 3,696 Views 16 Comments

David Cameron described the practice as being “little short of slavery”.

New law on disclosing child abuse may not apply to priests
# Disclosure
# Disclosure

New law on disclosing child abuse may not apply to priests

May 21st 2012, 11:38 AM 4,658 Views 60 Comments

An Oireachtas briefing paper outlines that Alan Shatter’s proposed legislation does not tackle ‘sacerdotal privilege’.

Child protection bill published to close sex abuse law loophole
# Children
# Children

Child protection bill published to close sex abuse law loophole

Apr 25th 2012, 10:56 AM 3,496 Views 46 Comments

Sentences of over five years in prison could be handed down if found guilty of withholding information.