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Wiretap bill spurs debate and protests in Italy
Posted on 8 Jul 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

ROME - (AP) Silvio Berlusconi is sending out a message as he and his allies fall victim to a string of embarrassing phone call leaks: Stop listening. The Italian premier is pressing a bill to limit the use of investigative wiretaps that have been the... Read More

Protests at seizure of German-owned Zimbabwe farm
Posted on 2 Jul 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

HARARE, Zimbabwe - (AP) Germany's government said Friday it will cut off aid to Zimbabwe unless illegal and violent occupiers are removed from a farm owned by a German national. In a Friday protest note to the Zimbabwe foreign ministry, Germany... Read More

Japan shows 'The Cove' after delay from protests
Posted on 6 Jul 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

TOKYO - (AP) "The Cove," an Oscar-winning film about a Japanese dolphin-hunting village, opened Saturday around Japan after protests by angry nationalists pressured theaters to cancel earlier showings. Some of the six small cinemas sold out... Read More