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# outlawed - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Ireland set to make revenge porn and 'upskirting' illegal under new legislation

It will also be an offence to send obscene messages using any form of online communications.

# outlawed - Monday 16 October, 2017

France plans instant fines for cat-calling women

The new law will see men fined on the spot for lecherous and aggressive behaviour.

# outlawed - Monday 2 January, 2017

No one has ever been convicted of female genital mutilation in Ireland

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions said there have been no prosecutions despite the law being in effect for four years.

# outlawed - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Indian village bans single women from using mobile phones

The action has taken place in PM Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat.

# outlawed - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Confirmed: It's going to be illegal to purchase the services of a sex worker

The age of consent is also to remain at 17.

# outlawed - Monday 13 October, 2014

Denmark plans bestiality ban to curb the rise of animal sex tourism

The Government has said that animals need specific protection because “the can’t say no”.

# outlawed - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Seven men arrested in Egypt over 'gay marriage' video

The video went viral last month and appears to show a group of men celebrating a same-sex marriage.

# outlawed - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

E-cigs banned in nation's biggest shopping centre

Blanchardstown Centre takes a stand against ‘vaping’, following similar moves by Dublin Bus and Irish Rail.

# outlawed - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The42 Cody supports Keher’s call for red and yellow cards to be banned in hurling Outlawed

Cody supports Keher’s call for red and yellow cards to be banned in hurling

The Kilkenny boss has lent his support to the views of the former Cats great.

# outlawed - Monday 7 January, 2013

'Modern day slavery' to be criminalised

Alan Shatter defined the term ‘forced labour’ in the new Human Trafficking Bill.