Supreme Court Decision Bans Domestic Violence Abusers From Gun Ownership

Supreme Court Decision Bans Domestic Violence Abusers From Gun Ownership

Monday, June 27, 2016, the Supreme Court made a ruling allowing the federal government to ban gun ownership for domestic violence abusers convicted of a misdemeanor. This law was modified by the Court because of the Voisine v. U.S. 14-10154 case, in which two men were convicted of a misdemeanor under a Maine law. The court voted 6-2 in favor of […]

Chad Dictator Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity [Video]

Chad Dictator Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity [Video]

Chad’s former dictator, Hissene Habre, was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of war crimes, torture, rape, and crimes against humanity on Monday, May 30, 2016. The sentence was handed down by The Extraordinary African Chambers, a commission developed in Senegal. The commission was established by Senegal and The African Union to prosecute Habre […]

Abortion: A Woman’s Right to Choose Should Always Be Protected

Abortion: A Woman’s Right to Choose Should Always Be Protected

Abortion has long been a controversial hot topic in not only America, but it is also as a global source of debate. Views on the topic can be quite diverse depending on many factors including geographic location, age, culture, religion, education, and family values, just to name a few. As such, abortion is an inherently […]

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