December 13, 2011
by Jaclyn Belczyk
Fatou Bensouda of the Gambia, Deputy Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) was officially chosen Monday to succeed Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo when his nine-year term expires next year. Liechtenstein's UN Ambassador Christian Wenaweser, outgoing president of the Assembly of ...[read more]
December 1, 2011
by Dan Taglioli
Fatou Bensouda of the Gambia, Deputy Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), will be formally recommended Thursday to succeed Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo when his nine-year term expires next year. Liechtenstein's UN Ambassador Christian Wenaweser, current president of the ...[read more]
September 19, 2011
by Jennie Ryan
Voters in Liechtenstein on Sunday rejected a proposal to legalize abortion in the country after Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein, the acting Head of State, expressed displeasure with the law and threatened to veto the proposed change. The referendum, entitled Help Instead of Punishment, ...[read more]
June 20, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
Liechtenstein citizens voted on Sunday in favor of a law that permits same-sex civil partnerships. The results of last week's referendum show that 68 percent of the voters supported the Civil Partnership Act. The Liechtensten Parliament unanimously approved the law on March 16, but opponents of ...[read more]

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