Category: law

In 2012, a scientific study predicted a 39 inch rise in sea…

In 2012, a scientific study predicted a 39 inch rise in sea level along the North Carolina coast over the next century. In response, North Carolina lawmakers passed a law banning the use of scientific predictions of sea level rise when considering new developments along the coast.

Giving the Nazi salute in Germany could result in a six-month…

Giving the Nazi salute in Germany could result in a six-month prison sentence.

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It is illegal under German law to deny the holocaust, which is…

It is illegal under German law to deny the holocaust, which is punishable by up to 5 years in prison.

Sympathizing with Kim Jong-un, leader of North Korea, is an…

Sympathizing with Kim Jong-un, leader of North Korea, is an illegal act in South Korea. Even blogging can land you in jail.

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