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What Is the Public Order Act 1986?

The public order act 1986 is a replacement of the outdated public order act 1936. It is an act of parliament which was passed in the United Kingdom during that time. This act defines offenses which are related to public order and safety for the police officers and other members of the law enforcement...

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Biden Drops "F" Bomb at Tuesday's Health Care Bill Signing

Biden dropped an "f-bomb" at Tuesday's health care bill signing ceremony. Vice President Joe Biden introduced President Obama at the ceremony and reportedly turned to Obama during the applause and one of the United States' leaders said "This is a big f***ing deal." Press Secretary Robert Gibbs...

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Saudi Arabia Arrests 113 Al Qaeda Militants

Saudi Arabia arrested 113 al Qaeda based militants on Wednesday according to reports from the Saudi Press Agency. The militants were allegedly plotting attacks on oil facilities and security sites in Saudi Arabia. The terror network targeted national facilities, security forces, and other agencies...

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Osama Bin Laden Warns Obama

Osama bin Laden warns President Obama to not execute Khalid Sheikh Mohammad, alleged mastermind behind the 9/11 attacks in New York City. Al Jazeera TV received a new audiotape in which Osama, top Al Qaeda leader, issues an ominous threat: "The White House has declared its wish to execute (Mohammed)....

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Congress Threats Increasing

Congress threats are increasing dramatically and aggressively since Obama's health care reform bill came into focus. Many Democratic congressional members have received menacing phone messages, obscene fax transmissions, broken windows shattered by bricks thrown at offices in New York, Arizona,...

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In Law, What Is Picketing?

There are many forms of protest available to those who wish to express discontent at a certain idea or practice. People are usually given this ability to protest through their right to freedom of speech and their right to assemble. One form of protest involves assembling outside or within a location...

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What Is the Marriage Amendment?

A marriage amendment was proposed to the constitution of the United States for the purpose of limiting marriage to only a union between a man and woman and not two people of the same sex. This is also clearly stated in a particular article in the constitution itself. This only means that this...

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South Africa's Eugene Terreblanch Killed

South Africa's Eugene Terreblanche, the founder of the supremacist group Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) was killed as he slept at Villanova, his South African farm in Ventersdorp, on Friday, April 3, 2010. Terreblache was sixty nine when one 21 year old suspect and one 15 year old accomplice...

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What Is a Conflict of Interest?

Situations arise when individuals are given the power to decide on cases that may involve their personal interests. Such instances refer to a conflict of interest. It is important for individuals who are in a position of authority and judgment to avoid any conflict of interest in an effort to avoid...

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Topless Women March in Portland, Maine

Topless women marched in Portland, Maine on Monday afternoon. Nearly two dozen women slipped out of their shirts and walked topless from Longfellow Square to Tommy's Park on Congress Street's sidewalk to protest present gender double standards regarding nudity. The women brought attention to...