In 2015, Texas lawmakers proposed a number of unsuccessful bills to decriminalize
marijuana, including one by Rep.
By planning to decriminalize
abortion, Chile is showing its willingness to respect and protect women and girls' rights to life and non-discrimination," said Erika Guevara Rosas, Americas director at Amnesty International.
Pimentel, chairman of the Senate committee of justice and human rights, said the chance that the bill seeking to decriminalize
libel would be passed has diminished.
In a vote of eight to three, the National Supreme Court of Mexico ruled that the State is not obligated to protect life from the moment of conception, backing the 2007 law that decriminalizes
voluntary abortion during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
Even though Bailey's proposal would decriminalize
polygamy for Mormon patriarchs and postmodern polyamorists, she has almost nothing to say about those groups.
Although it began as a low-key exchange - with Garcetti and Cooley voicing agreement on a range of issues such as opposing measures to decriminalize
drugs and rejecting the notion that movies and television affected violence - it quickly turned harsh.
Navy's efforts to detect heroin, sweat patch testing, and proposals to decriminalize
heroin in order to forstall deaths from impure drugs.
One glaring example is in California, the first state to decriminalize
medical use of marijuana, and the place where the hemp industry was born.
In addition, the settlement agreement provides that the Oregon Office of Degree Authorization and Attorney General Myers will make a good faith effort to secure an amendment of the statute during the State's next legislative session that would decriminalize
the use of a non-accredited degree as long as degree holders disclose their schools' non-accredited status when stating their credentials for business or professional purposes.
Here's the first video in a two-part series over the debate to decriminalize
truancy in Texas.
Senators, along with media leaders, civil society groups, academic experts and bloggers, agreed yesterday to repeal the Cybercrime Law and the Revised Penal Code to decriminalize
The initiative group plans to hold on June 2 in Tbilisi, in Rustaveli Avenue a rally with the demand to decriminalize