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Land, Dignity & Democracy – South Africa’s Constitution Does Allow For...

AFRICANGLOBE - Contrary to much of the bluster that often surrounds the issue of land, the South African Constitution does allow for expropriation and does not make land reform impossible.

New Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Bill In Advanced Stages

AFRICANGLOBE - Drafting of a new Ugandan Bill which could broaden the scope of anti-homosexuality legislation to include promotion of the practice is in advanced stages, sources said Wednesday. The Bill is expected to replace the Anti-Homosexuality Act, which was signed by President Yoweri Museveni in February, but expunged off Uganda’s law books by the Constitutional Court, claiming Parliament lacked a quorum when it was passed.

A Sad Day: Ugandan Court Overturns Law Restricting Homosexuality

AFRICANGLOBE - A Ugandan court on Friday invalidated an anti-homosexuality bill signed into law earlier this year, claiming it was illegally passed and is therefore unconstitutional.

Haiti, Antihaitianismo, And The Dominican Republic

AFRICANGLOBE - On September 23, 2013, the Constitutional Court of the Dominican Republic ruled that the children of “irregular” migrants born in the Dominican Republic after June 21st, 1929 would be stripped of their Dominican citizenship. The ruling – which could render 250,000 Dominicans of Haitian descent stateless – came as a result of a challenge by Juliana Deguis Pierre against the Dominican Electoral Board.