In many countries, the right to freedom of media is affirmed in the country’s laws and constitutions. Freedom of media is commonly considered an important human right, as media is an important and significant source of information for most people, whether in the form of traditional print, television media, or the modern-day Internet and social media. Media helps shape the way people form their opinions by providing information, and gives people a platform on which to express their views. These views
“Federal system of the USA” By Arina Matvienko, Metropolitan University of Prague. Constitutional Law JUDr. Tomáš Pezl 2016 The federal government – this is a state which has a complex structure. The main feature of this state is the presence of other States - subjects that have an independent conduct of political affairs from the center. They are characterized by certain features of States. However, in every State, these subjects are given a certain measure of freedom in their political
are now. We signed up to the European Convention on Human Rights in 1953. That is an international treaty which means that we are protected by a court in Strasbourg if the state breaches our human rights. But human rights weren’t protected in our own laws, so UK judges had no way of enforcing them, and few people were able to go to Strasbourg to get things sorted. Getting a case to the European Court of Human Rights takes a long time and cost a lot of money. A Human Rights Act is
Introduction: Laws are rules. They protect us for our safety, and make sure that we have our own rights as a citizen. It provides general safety. There are laws for different type of things in life. Laws are rules of basic behavior and are found in all societies in order people would feel happy and safe. One of the main reasons we have laws is to prevent crimes in our countries. Every crime has a punishment and these punishments differ due to different cultures, religion, tradition, and language
which acted as an arbiter in a dispute between two parties; thus, creating one of the first forms of arbitration. In some sense, then, common law ADR has been around for centuries. In the United States, commercial arbitration existed in the early Dutch and British colonial
a huge disappointment to find out that the American government was built on a severely segregated and racist country negatively affecting those of colored skin. Some argue that this societal ideology that is racism ended over 50 years ago when The Civil Rights Act was introduced,
would try to avoid pain by not committing crime; this makes a higher and more effective way to prevent crime. To the offender himself, it provides the criminals with an immediate chance to change their behaviour and join the society by obeying the law; also the intense pain will fill his mind and come up with a desire to avoid pain in the future. 2. The cost of corporal punishment is much lower Corporal punishment is much cheaper and affordable than incarceration, which with little or no cost.
of the population-held more than half the slaves.” (p 429) Education in the South was very limited. Only the wealthy sent their children to private schools and others living in rural areas did not have access to education. It was also against the law for African Americans to get an education. While the culture of the South was plantation life, the African American slaves had their own culture from Africa that they tried to keep alive with storytelling, music , and religion. Both regions had very
ABSTRACT The electronic record keeping system in Finland’s public administration has been bring into useful act by the Defense Forces that acted as the forefront when it comes to performing new technology. Somehow the recordkeeping practices have been abandoned by the Defence Forces. The record management development project, lead by the Military Archives aim to be a guidance for the Defence Forces’ recordkeeping so that it will be more effective and practice the best in handling the records.