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#Criminal Offence

# criminal-offence - Saturday 11 April, 2020

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 34,362 Views 20 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Thursday 12 April, 2018

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 9,473 Views 5 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Sunday 9 April, 2017

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 3,278 Views 13 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

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 21,061 Views 54 Comments

Engaging in gay sex is a criminal offence in Kenya.

# criminal-offence - Monday 11 April, 2016

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 24,106 Views 0 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

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 35,718 Views 71 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

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 47,916 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.

# criminal-offence - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

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 5,764 Views 14 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

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 12,955 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’.

# criminal-offence - Friday 8 June, 2012

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 3,674 Views 16 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Monday 21 May, 2012

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 4,541 Views 60 Comments

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

# criminal-offence - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

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 3,467 Views 46 Comments

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