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19 August 2014
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Author: Aboubakar Sangaré, Abidjan.net (Côte d'Ivoire)

"Déchets toxiques/ 19 août 2006-19 août 2014 : Il y a 7 ans, le Probo Koala endeuillait la Côte d’Ivoire", 19 août 2014...

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19 August 2014

USA: Muslim workers sue David Burke's restaurants over alleged religious discrimination

Author: Rich Schapiro, New York Daily News (USA)

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18 August 2014

UK: Introduction of employment tribunal fees has "severely limited access to justice for workers" say researchers

Author: Amelia Gentleman, Guardian (UK)

"Priced out of court: why workers can't fight employment tribunals", 17 August 2014...

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15 August 2014

Lawsuit against Hudbay in Canada may open new avenue to claims for abuses committed abroad, says commentary

Author: Sebastian Rosemont, Foreign Policy in Focus (USA)

"Seeking Justice in Canada: Hitting Mining Companies Where They Live", 12 Aug 2014...

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13 August 2014

Australia: Companies to be liable for sexual harassment by employees even if happens outside workplace following court decision

Author: Nick Toscano, Age (Australia)

"Sexual harassment ruling 'a warning for employers'", 12 Aug 2014...

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8 August 2014

US Court decision to dismiss lawsuit against Chiquita shows difficulties faced by victims to hold corporations accountable for human rights abuses abroad, says academic

Author: Lauren Carasik, Western New England University School of Law, in Al Jazeera America

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5 August 2014

UK: Number of discrimination claims falls after introduction of employment tribunal fees

Author: Emily Dugan, Independent (UK)

“Discrimination at work goes unpunished as women can’t afford to sue”,  29 July 2014...

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5 August 2014

USA: Ex-Twitter employee files lawsuit against company over alleged age & disability discrimination; company says suit is "without merit"

Author: Alison Griswold, Slate (USA)

"Former Twitter Employee Sues the Company for Age Discrimination", 15 July 2014 ...

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3 August 2014

China: Explosion at plant of Zhongrong Metal Production, subcontractor to international automotive brands’ wheel supplier, kills at least 68; Govt. orders safety checks

Author: James T. Areddy, Wall Street Journal (USA)

"Blast at China Car-Parts Supplier Kills at Least 68", 2 Aug 2014...

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3 August 2014
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Author: 南华早报(中国香港)

"昆山爆炸案已致71死, 企业安检蒙混过关", 2014年08月04日...

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