Teenagers and children would be kept off the streets during late hours under a nationwide curfew
bill pending approval by the House of Representatives.
As a mother, I am all for having curfews
, especially since I am away from my daughter," Venus Ramos, 38, a housewife based in Dubai, told Gulf News.
The ongoing weeks-long curfews
in six Sur neighborhoods were expanded to other neighborhoods in the tense district.
suspension is double-edged sword for citizens
imposed on Syrians in villages across Lebanon amount to a "violation of Lebanon's international human rights obligations" and create a discriminatory and hostile environment for refugees, Human Rights Watch said in statement Friday.
February 4, 2014 (JUBA) - South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, has cut a dusk to dawn curfew
he imposed in the capital, Juba, after conflict erupted in mid-December, but warned that punitive measures would be taken should violence flare again.
The motivation for this story was an article on curfews
by Chris Joyner of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, who refers to Mike Males of the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice.
A PLEA for changes in curfew
laws was made by Clwyd South MP Susan Elan Jones when she met Justice Minister Crispin Blunt.
THREE scrap thieves have been punished with electronic curfews
are heavily restricted under federal law, requiring airports to submit detailed reports describing why a curfew
is necessary and what impacts it would have.
Although cuts in federal aid and reduced budgets are making it more difficult for cities to provide adequate public safety programs, the latest Insta-Poll from the National League of Cities shows that city officials continue to implement and enforce youth curfews
as an effective strategy for deterring crime and violence among adolescents.
LATE night curfews
do little to stop lawless teenagers committing new crimes, research showed last night.
In general I am not in favour of curfews
for young people,' he said.
The Connecticut Civil Liberties Union, for example, recently argued that one town's law violated the rights of parents to set their own children's curfews
ENI)--Schooling for Palestinian children is a story of constant interruptions, closings and curfews
, which Palestinians and human rights groups believe are being used to punish people for the ongoing intifada, the uprising against Israeli occupation that started in September 2000.