Tag: law

Turkish parliament to vote on controversial social media law
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Turkish parliament to vote on controversial social media law

Panos - Jul 30, 2020

Turkish lawmakers were making their final speeches Tuesday before voting on a bill that would give the government greater powers to regulate social media, in what human…

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Greece: Turkey cannot speak of international law

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

The Greek Foreign Ministry issued a harsh statement in response to the unfounded claims by the Turkish Defence Minister, Hulusi Akar that Greece had illegally armed 16…

Law for sex crimes and immigrant trafficking gets tougher under new bill
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Law for sex crimes and immigrant trafficking gets tougher under new bill

Panos - Nov 12, 2019

The penal code provides for stricter penalties for rapists and pedophiles, as the Greek Ministry of Justice made additional legislative improvements to a draft bill submitted to…

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Greek law gives cleaner 10-year sentence for falsification

Panos - Nov 28, 2018

A cleaning lady in Greece has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for falsifying her primary school certificate in order to find a job in the…

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New Animal Protection Law in Greece Gives More Power to Municipalities

Panos - Jan 26, 2018

The Greek Ministry of Rural Development has announced some amendments to the Animals Protection Law of 2012 in order to prevent animal abuse and give municipalities more…

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Law firm accused of manipulating Competition Commission, blackmailing companies

makis - Feb 01, 2017

A law firm appears to have filed a number of fabricated complaints with the Hellenic Competition Commission in recent months with the aim of blackmailing the companies…

POLITICS
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Independent MP Nikolopoulos to back proposed electoral law

makis - Jul 11, 2016

Independent MP Nikos Nikolopoulos has said he will back the left-led government’s proposal to change the country’s electoral law. “We have decided to back the proposed electoral…

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Bill on electoral law reform submitted in Parliament

makis - Jul 06, 2016

The coalition government submitted its bill on reforming the country’s electoral law on Wednesday. The bill introduces a proportional representation system, abolishes the 50-seat bonus that was…