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5 May 2016

USA: Muslim women file discrimination lawsuit alleging California restaurant kicked them out for wearing hijab

Author: Sam Levin, Guardian (USA)

"Muslim women kicked out of California restaurant sue for discrimination", 4 May 2016...

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5 May 2016
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Author: AFP

« Rupture d'un barrage minier: le Brésil réclame 43 milliards de dollars à BHP et Vale », 4 mai 2016...

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4 May 2016

Mining companies operating in conflict-affected areas cannot overlook their responsibilities to respect human rights, says lawyer

Author: Mark Camilleri, Tsamota

"Miners, guns and lawyers: Tracing corporate liability for breaches of human rights by mining companies in conflict-affected areas", Oct 2015...

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4 May 2016

Brazil: Prosecutors file $44 billion civil suit against Vale, BHP Billiton, Samarco & govt. over dam disaster

Author: R.T. Watson and Yasmine Batista, Bloomberg

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3 May 2016

USA: BP expected to face new wave of lawsuits for damages from Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster

Author: Amanda Bronstad, National Law Journal (USA)

"A Flood of Oil Spill Lawsuits Expected Against BP this Month", 2 May 2016...

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3 May 2016

USA: Muslim workers file religious discrimination complaint against hardware company for allegedly refusing to accommodate their prayer schedule

Author: Jack Jenkins, ThinkProgress (USA)

"This Company Fired Muslims Who Wanted To Pray On The Job. Now The Workers Are Fighting Back", 2 May 2016...

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3 May 2016

Leaked documents regarding Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership reveal deal's potential impact on public health & environmental protection

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3 May 2016

National Human Rights Commission of Malaysia responds to complaint about adverse environmental & social impacts of Don Sahong dam construction

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2 May 2016

After the leaks today showing just what it really stands for, this could be the end for TTIP

Author: John Hilary, War on Want in Independent (UK)

Today’s shock leak of the text of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) marks the beginning of the end for the hated EU-US trade deal…The unelected negotiators have kept the talks going until now by means of a fanatical level of...

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28 April 2016

Qatar: Judge fines Villaggio fire defendants 200,000 Qatari Riyals without imposing jail time

Author: Peter Kovessy & Riham Sheble, Doha News (Qatar)

"No jail time for Villaggio fire defendants, Qatar judge rules", 26 Apr 2016...

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