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Indonesian death penalty laws to be softened to allow reformed prisoners to avoid execution

January 12,2018

Indonesian politicians have agreed to soften the nation’s harsh death penalty laws.The proposed new laws would impose a 10-year stay on executions, after which the death penalty could be commuted to a prison term. 292 more words


New Year. New Laws.

Happy New Year! Now that we have officially rang in 2018, it’s time to get to business. The start of a new year signifies a new start, a chance to make changes. 210 more words

New Negligent Parenting Laws

Few states tell us how to raise our kids. Illinois is now one of those states that says, “any minor under the age of 14 years whose parent or other person responsible for the minor’s welfare leaves the minor without supervision for an unreasonable period of time without regard for the mental or physical health, safety, or welfare of that minor” is being negligent. 636 more words

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Voters in Colorado and Washington legalized marijuana in November 2012. Both states only permit personal recreational use of marijuana by adults 21 or older.

Colorado was able to implement legal retail marijuana shops since January 1, 2014. 690 more words


New laws for 2018 affect event-goers, health insurers

(WTNH)–The state of Connecticut is ringing in the new year with some new laws. One of them includes an opportunity for you to get a new license plate. 471 more words


The Download with Mark Carman: A new year, new laws

On this episode of The Download, Mark Carman fills in for Justin Kauffman. Tune in as he talks about the new state laws for Illinois beginning January 1, 2018. 50 more words

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