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Law/Forensics - Medicine/Pharmacology
28.06.2017
From ashtrays full of cigarette butts to smoke-free environments
From ashtrays full of cigarette butts to smoke-free environments
This week, it will be ten years since the smoking ban for enclosed workplaces in the UK came into force.
Law/Forensics - Social Sciences
28.06.2017
World's next generation of human rights investigators meets at Berkeley
World’s next generation of human rights investigators meets at Berkeley
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Life Sciences - Law/Forensics
27.06.2017
Non-approved keeping of animals: Münster University Commission to investigate accusations: Decision taken by Rectorate / Commission to be headed by lawyer Prof. Janbernd Oebbecke
The Rectorate at the University of Münster has decided to set up an internal Commission of Enquiry to investigate the accusations made in connection with a non-approved room for laboratory mice at the Faculty of Medicine.
Administration/Government - Law/Forensics
26.06.2017
Stanford law professor weighs in on Supreme Court’s decision to hear travel ban case
Stanford law professor Jayashri Srikantiah discusses the Supreme Court's decision to hear the Trump Administration's appeals about Trump's executive order banning travel of certain nationals from Muslim-majority countries.
Law/Forensics - Medicine/Pharmacology
21.06.2017
Doctors write fewer prescriptions after sunshine laws reveal drug company payments
ANN ARBOR?Payments by drug companies to doctors have become so common that most states have passed laws to promote transparency. Known as "sunshine" laws, they require drug companies to disclose payments to physicians. Often one of the stated goals is to pressure doctors to prescribe lower-cost generic drugs instead of name-brand when possible.
Law/Forensics - Business/Economics
21.06.2017
Violent crime increases in right-to-carry states
Stanford Law School Professor John Donohue found that states that adopted right-to-carry laws have experienced a 13 to 15 percent increase in violent crime in the 10 years after enacting those laws. States that have enacted right-to-carry (RTC) concealed handgun laws have experienced higher rates of violent crime than states that did not adopt those laws, according to a Stanford scholar.
Social Sciences - Law/Forensics
19.06.2017
Top level speakers will address peacebuilding event at Lancaster University
Top level speakers will address peacebuilding event at Lancaster University
The development of fresh insights into peacebuilding will be at the forefront of thinking at a Lancaster University Knowledge Exchange symposium and workshop on 5 and 6 July.
Social Sciences - Law/Forensics
16.06.2017
Reference guide for domestic violence epidemic
Reference guide for domestic violence epidemic
Magistrates, judges, victims and support officers nationwide can now refer to a one-stop reference guide about domestic and family violence.
Physics/Materials Science - Law/Forensics
15.06.2017
Working group: Give citizens say in nuclear accident plans
As nations search for ways to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, the long-simmering debate over nuclear power has heated up.
Law/Forensics - Social Sciences
14.06.2017
Employment law reform needed to fix social care in the UK
New research by a Cardiff University academic has offered an innovative and timely insight into the UK's crisis of social care.
Careers/Employment - Law/Forensics
13.06.2017
Stanford scholars offer analysis on U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ hearing before Senate committee
Attorney General Jeff Sessions appeared before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday. Stanford scholars Kori Schake and David Sklansky share their thoughts on the proceedings.
Social Sciences - Law/Forensics
13.06.2017
Faculty panelists discuss immigration reform in America
Shannon Gleeson, Sergio Garcia-Rios, Stephen Yale-Loehr and Barbara Knuth at the Mosaic Forum on immigration, migration and refugee policy.
Law/Forensics - Careers/Employment
12.06.2017
Careers/Employment - Law/Forensics
08.06.2017
Scholars analyze Comey hearing
Stanford scholars offer their thoughts on former FBI Director James Comeyâ??s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
Law/Forensics
06.06.2017
Donation to create Centre on Statelessness
Peter and Ruth McMullin intend to make one of the most significant gifts in the history of the University of Melbourne Law School to establish the worldâ??s only academic centre devoted to the problem of statelessness.
Business/Economics - Law/Forensics
05.06.2017
Experts available on London terror incidents
Experts available on London terror incidents
The following UQ experts are available to comment on the latest terrorist incidents in London. This list will be updated.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Law/Forensics
31.05.2017
Development, security and the oceans
A networking event to celebrate World Oceans Day has been organised by Cardiff University.
Law/Forensics - Business/Economics
31.05.2017
Law/Forensics - Mathematics
29.05.2017
New scaling law predicts how wheels drive over sand
New scaling law predicts how wheels drive over sand
When engineers design a new aircraft, they carry out much of the initial testing not on full-sized jets but on model planes that have been scaled down to fit inside a wind tunnel. In this more manageable setting, they can study the flow of air around an aircraft under all manner of experimental conditions.
Law/Forensics - Careers/Employment
24.05.2017
QMUL to hold joint training programmes with Qatar's Ministry of Justice
QMUL to hold joint training programmes with Qatar’s Ministry of Justice
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is due to hold joint legal training with Qatar's Ministry of Justice.
Law/Forensics
24.05.2017
What will happen to European criminal law after Brexit?
What will happen to European criminal law after Brexit?
The UK will not be able to select which sections of the European Union criminal law system it abides by post-Brexit, according to Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas of Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).
Law/Forensics - Social Sciences
23.05.2017
Blind academic calls for Royal Commission into abuse of people with disabilities
Blind academic calls for Royal Commission into abuse of people with disabilities
A legally blind academic from The University of Queensland has thrown his full support behind a petition demanding Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull launch an immediate Royal Commission into the abuse of disabled people.
Law/Forensics - Medicine/Pharmacology
22.05.2017
Support for health care law higher when polls mention ’repeal’
With the U.S. Senate set to take up debate on a new health care bill, Cornell researchers asked a simple question. Does the American public want former President Barack Obama‘s health care law repealed and replaced' The answer is, it depends on how you ask the question. The team analyzed hundreds of national opinion polls from March 2010, when Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, through the recent presidential election.
Administration/Government - Law/Forensics
22.05.2017
Law/Forensics - Sport Sciences
17.05.2017
Research on cricket bat design is enshrined in law
Research on cricket bat design is enshrined in law
The Laws of Cricket have been improved thanks to a study carried out by researchers from Imperial College London.
Law/Forensics
17.05.2017
Justice system addicted to jail - ANU academic
A leading law academic from ANU has warned that Australia's criminal justice system is addicted to incarceration, describing the rate of imprisonment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as a catastrophe.
Law/Forensics
17.05.2017
Australian laws not equipped to deal with race issues
It's time to lay bare the truth of what we live with, which is a race-based legal system in a multicultural society. One of Australia's leading anti-discrimination law experts believes it's time for Australia to open up a potentially confronting discussion on race issues within the Australian legal system.
Law/Forensics
12.05.2017
Using the game Minecraft to teach young people about our legal system
Using the game Minecraft to teach young people about our legal system
From virtual building blocks to robotic lawyers, Minecrafting the Law is a novel way children and young people to explore the complexities of our legal system.
Law/Forensics - Event
11.05.2017
Life Sciences - Law/Forensics
03.05.2017
Opinion: Neuralink wants to wire your brain to the internet - what could possibly go wrong?
Opinion: Neuralink wants to wire your brain to the internet - what could possibly go wrong?
A company in Silicon Valley claims to be developing a "whole brain interface? for communicating wirelessly with the world.
Law/Forensics
02.05.2017
Stanford scholar's creation becomes part of Mongolian law
Stanford scholar’s creation becomes part of Mongolian law
A meeting between Stanford communications Professor James Fishkin and Gombojav Zandanshatar, a member of Mongolia's parliament, inspired a new law that requires an in-depth method of public opinion polling to take place before an amendment to Mongolia's constitution can be enacted. A meeting three years ago between a Stanford communications professor and a Mongolian diplomat has led to a historic outcome.
Law/Forensics
26.04.2017
Berkeley scholars chosen for 2017 Carnegie fellowships
Berkeley scholars chosen for 2017 Carnegie fellowships
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Law/Forensics - Business/Economics
26.04.2017
Why the European Court of Justice isn't going away
Why the European Court of Justice isn’t going away
One of the most contentious issues in Britain's exit from the EU is the role of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) during and after Brexit.
Business/Economics - Law/Forensics
20.04.2017
Research team tracks complex web of monetary sanctions in 9 states
The phrase "criminal justice system” may conjure images of courtrooms, juries and prison. But "when justice is doled out, it increasingly impacts the pocketbook,” according to Alexes Harris , a professor of sociology at the University of Washington.
Law/Forensics - Social Sciences
17.04.2017
From the classroom into the world
While Stanford students gain a theoretical understanding of international justice from coursework, through internships with Stanford's Handa Center they learn firsthand how those theories can be applied on the ground.
Law/Forensics - Computer Science/Telecom
16.04.2017
Opinion: We could soon face a robot crimewave... the law needs to be ready
Opinion: We could soon face a robot crimewave... the law needs to be ready
Are robots capable of committing crime? Yes, says Christopher Markou, PhD Candidate at the Faculty of Law, writing for The Conversation - but what should we do if it does? This is where we are at in 2
Law/Forensics - History/Archeology
13.04.2017
How 'Defense of Marriage' became 'Freedom to Marry'
How ’Defense of Marriage’ became ’Freedom to Marry’
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Law/Forensics
13.04.2017
Are law enforcement agencies abusing civil asset forfeiture?
Are law enforcement agencies abusing civil asset forfeiture?
Civil asset forfeiture allows law enforcement agencies to seize private property or assets that are suspected of being used for criminal activity.
Law/Forensics - Medicine/Pharmacology
11.04.2017
Researchers seek juvenile justice alternatives for children under 12
Researchers seek juvenile justice alternatives for children under 12
Study indicates that a minimum-age standard is needed to protect California children from court prosecution Stan Paul Although Laura Abrams and Dr. Elizabeth Barnert come from opposite ends of
Agronomy/Food Science - Law/Forensics
07.04.2017
Confusing food labels are about to get a lot simpler
Confusing food labels are about to get a lot simpler
Pop quiz: What's the difference between “best by,” “sell by” or “expires on”' If you're not sure, you aren't alone.
Chemistry - Law/Forensics
06.04.2017
Leaf vein structure could hold key to extending battery life
Leaf vein structure could hold key to extending battery life
The natural structure found within leaves could improve the performance of everything from rechargeable batteries to high-performance gas sensors, according to an international team of scientists. The researchers have designed a porous, such as the veins of a leaf, and could make energy transfers more efficient.
Social Sciences - Law/Forensics
31.03.2017
Human rights of people with autism not being met, leading expert tells United Nations
Human rights of people with autism not being met, leading expert tells United Nations
The basic human rights of autistic people are not being met, Professor Simon Baron-Cohen, a world expert on autism, told the United Nations in New York today, to mark Autism Awareness Week.
Law/Forensics - Arts and Design
31.03.2017
Opinion: The Great Repeal Bill White Paper in 20 tweets
Opinion: The Great Repeal Bill White Paper in 20 tweets
Mark Elliott, Professor of Public Law, posted a number of tweets yesterday extracting key paragraphs from the Government's White Paper on the Great Repeal Bill and offering some preliminary thoughts.
Law/Forensics - Careers/Employment
29.03.2017
UK employment tribunal fees deny workers access to justice, says study
UK workers are being illegally denied access to justice, according to Oxford academics in a forthcoming article in the journal,  Modern Law Review .
Environment/Sustainable Development - Law/Forensics
28.03.2017
Where states rank on water rights transfers
Where states rank on water rights transfers
Stanford's Water in the West program ranks states in the Colorado River Basin on their use of and support for a legal tool enabling water rights holders to voluntarily transfer their water to benefit the environment.
Social Sciences - Law/Forensics
24.03.2017
Reaction to Supreme Court decision on minimum income immigration rule
Reaction to Supreme Court decision on minimum income immigration rule
Academics from the University of Bristol's newly formed Institute for Migration and Mobility Studies have expressed disappointment at last month's ruling by the Supreme Court which decided the minimum income immigration rule is lawful.
Business/Economics - Law/Forensics
23.03.2017
Law/Forensics
15.03.2017
Opinion: The ICC can't live with Africa, but it can't live without it either
Opinion: The ICC can’t live with Africa, but it can’t live without it either
The International Criminal Court's focus on African states has led to pushback from the continent, yet intervening anywhere else looks increasingly unlikely, argues Adam Branch from the Department of POLIS.
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