Younger and Violent Sex Offenders on the Rise
...laws," he said. "We now have fairly draconian laws with very harsh sanctions that apply to juveniles."
The number of children under 18 accused of forcible
rape, violent and nonviolent sex offenses rose from 24,100 in 1985 to 33,800 in 2004, the AP's analysis found. Violent offenses include attempted rape...
Therapist Arrested For Breaking Lives
..., pleaded guilty to molesting young, brain-damaged patients at this hospital where he worked for the last 25 years. Bleyle admitted to eight counts of forcible
lewd acts upon a child and four counts of exhibiting a minor in pornography. Bleyle also admitted abusing four of his patients, including a 2-year-ol...
Virginia Tech. Shooter -Human Rights or Innocent Lives
...onday’s ghastly student massacre at Virginia Tech., U.S., details of the sullen// ‘loner’ killer Cho Seung-Hui began to take form.
The odds for forcible
detention of mentally unsound persons, could not be any stronger than this point of time. At the same time, psychiatrics ponder-where and when does on...
Ever-Controversial Mental Health Act To Be Decided Upon
...mocrats critics have condemned in particular, the clauses that call for the forcible
detainment of mental health patients, even if they have not committed a cri...nclusive effect. They remain as debatable as ever. The point at odds is the forcible
detention of mental health persons if they are perceived as a threat to soc...
Quarantine Sought For Harsh TB Strain
...he WHO said last year that XDR-TB poses as serious a threat to global health as either SARS or bird flu. But officials have stopped short of endorsing forcible
Dr. Upshur said he understands the proposals will make people uncomfortable, but the alternative is just as unpalatable.
Forcible Detention and Isolation Needed for XDR-TB Patients, warn Experts
...r the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa have come out strongly for forcible
detention and isolation of those affected with XDR-TB. They warn in the p...ising adherence to human rights, after years of apartheid rule was toppled. forcible
detention of a person is accordingly, against human rights.
This is un...
Five patients die amid Bihar doctors' strike
...e injection to the patients...What more can I say, we are at the mercy of god."
The junior doctors began an indefinite strike Thursday to protest forcible
evictions from hostels meant for nurses following a Patna High Court directive to drive away illegal occupants.
The junior doctors said they would ...