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Is this Biden proposal a way to spy on your bank account or catch tax cheats?

Deseret News 23 Sep 2021
The goal, according to the Treasury Department, is to collect taxes from wealthy people and businesses on income that is earned but not reported ... They would not have to report details of individual transactions ... Oaks called the proposed reporting requirements an “unprecedented infringement” on the rights and privacy of Americans.
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Japanese Court Rules to Compensate 2 Sri Lankans Denied Refugee Status Trial - Reports

Urdu Point 22 Sep 2021
The Tokyo High Court ruled in favor of two Sri Lankan nationals, ordering the state to pay them a compensation in the amount of 300,000 yen each ($2,700) for infringing on their right to undergo a trial for refugee status, Kyodo news reported Wednesday ... news reported Wednesday.
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Letter: I'm thinking the school district has some explaining to do

The Roseburg News-Review 21 Sep 2021
Please don't tell me that "Cancel Culture" has arrived in Douglas County ... I believe the rights of these students was infringed upon and a very poor example was set. If, again, the reporting by The News-Review was true and accurate ... ....
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Revocation of IIOJK's special status coincides with steep rise in human rights violations

Urdu Point 20 Sep 2021
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Sep, 2021 ) .The unilateral and unconstitutional scrapping of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir's special status has coincided with a steep rise in the infringement of fundamental and human rights in the territory.
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Banking industry balks at proposal to monitor account data

Crains Detroit Business 20 Sep 2021
Other banks, credit unions and some consumer rights groups have objected to the reporting proposal, warning it infringes on customers' privacy, threatens data security and would increase compliance costs for financial institutions ... — Bloomberg contributed to this report .
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International human rights groups criticize Korea's 'fake news' bill

Korea Times 16 Sep 2021
Human Rights Watch and three other human ... It also criticized the bill for its ambiguity in the language describing circumstances that can be subject to heavy punitive damages, such as when the news report causes "emotional distress" or "infringes on personality rights.".
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South Korea: Reject Amendments to Press Law

Human Rights Watch 16 Sep 2021
The bill defines “false or manipulated” reporting as “the act of reporting or mediating false information or information manipulated to be misconstrued as facts,” and authorizes the court to assess compensation “up to five times the damages” if such reporting causes property damage, infringes on personality rights, or causes emotional distress.
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‘Sale of iPhone without charger harms consumer rights’

The Siasat Daily 16 Sep 2021
Taipei ... The ConsumersFoundation has accused Apple of exploiting consumers with the lack of chargers, reports AppleInsider. According to the group, although Apple’s environmental motivation was not invalid, the move also infringed on consumer rights since chargers are “essential” to operating a phone, the report added ... .
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Syria still unsafe for return of refugees, UN probe finds

Middle East Monitor 14 Sep 2021
... and crimes against humanity and infringing the basic human rights of Syrians," the Chair of the Commission, Paulo Pinheiro said, releasing its 24th report.
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UN Investigators say Syria is not safe for refugee return

The New Arab 14 Sep 2021
"One decade in, the parties to the conflict continue to perpetrate war crimes and crimes against humanity and infringing the basic human rights of Syrians," the Chair of the Commission, Paulo Pinheiro said, releasing its 24th report ... Incidents of arbitrary and incommunicado detention by regime forces continued, the report said.
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UN warns Syria is unsafe for refugees as violence worsens

Business Day 14 Sep 2021
“One decade in, the parties to the conflict continue to perpetrate war crimes and crimes against humanity and infringing the basic human rights of Syrians,” commission chair Paulo Pinheiro said, releasing its 24th report ... Incidents of arbitrary and incommunicado detention by government forces continue, the report said.
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Santa Cruz County law would outlaw racist, discriminatory 911 calls

Santa Cruz Sentinel 14 Sep 2021
“When a person purposely racially profiles an individual in the community with the intent to infringe on a person’s right to live their life and go about their business, it is most harmful and dangerous to the individual being reported and diverts crucial time away from the ...
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Syria violence worsening, not safe for refugee return, UN investigators say

The Jerusalem Post 14 Sep 2021
"One decade in, the parties to the conflict continue to perpetrate war crimes and crimes against humanity and infringing the basic human rights of Syrians," the Chair of the Commission, Paulo Pinheiro said, releasing its 24th report ... Incidents of arbitrary and incommunicado detention by government forces continued, the report said.
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More Than Half of US Citizens Support Compulsory COVID-19 Vaccines Mandate - Poll

Urdu Point 13 Sep 2021
However, almost as many, 49 percent, said it was "an unacceptable infringement on personal rights," the poll said ... However, of the remaining 27% who had not yet received even one vaccination shot, while a large majority of 82% was determined not to get one, the poll also reported.
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After months of harassment, abuse, Colorado health agency adds security at mobile vaccination clinics

Colorado Politics 11 Sep 2021
"We've arranged additional security measures to keep staff safe and will be working with our law enforcement partners to assure these handful of extremists are not allowed to infringe on the rights of those who want to be vaccinated." ... Additionally, she questions why people who don't get vaccinated "infringe on the freedom of those who do.".
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