Le Pen Ordered Into Psychiatric Evaluation For Tweets In France

Posted by jonathanturley Far right political leader, Marine Le Pen, has been ordered into psychiatric evaluations after she posted graphic images of bodies of people executed by the Islamic State.  She was accused under the French laws criminalization different forms of speech — laws that I have long criticized as part of a European rollback on … More Le Pen Ordered Into Psychiatric Evaluation For Tweets In France

English Law Allows For Five Years In Prison For Spouses Who Engage In “Coercive and Controlling Behavior”

Dec 29, 2015 by Jonathan Turley An extraordinary English law came into effect this week that allows for five years imprisonment for spouses who inflict psychological cruelty on their other partners.Domestic abuse will now extend to “coercive and controlling behaviour.” The definition of the offense however is quite vague and the potential scope of criminalization … More English Law Allows For Five Years In Prison For Spouses Who Engage In “Coercive and Controlling Behavior”