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Human Rights Violations Served With Tea
Posted on 14 Jun 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Imagine you were born the child of a tea plucker on a plantation in India. Your parents are functional illiterates who work long hours for less than USD $2 per day to feed the family. If your family is lucky, you will be able to eat just enough to... Read More

"Guanxi!"-"Gesundheit!" An Alternative View on the "Rule of Law" Panacea in China
Posted on 14 Jun 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

By: Micaela Tucker Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General of Vermont Excerpt from Guanxi!"-"Gesundheit!" An Alternative View on the "Rule of Law" Panacea in China, 35 Vt. L. Rev. 689 Introduction ... Read More

Chinese Attorney Loyalty Oath Abandons Rule of Law
Posted on 25 Mar 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Some members of the legal profession take for granted that the license to practice law is a grant of permission to do so by the government. In countries where the rule of law is paramount, there would be public outrage if one's political ideology... Read More