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Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
..., and population inbreeding, all of which are highly charged topics that are taboo in the Havasupai culture. The Havasupai Tribe filed a lawsuit against the Arizona Board of Regents in 2004 over the misuse of their ge ne tic samples and lack of complete informed con- sent involved in the samples...
Published: 15 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393214-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9321-4
Published: 25 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389811-038
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8981-1
Published: 21 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393528-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9352-8
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Based on lawsuits and legislative debates, chapter 4 analyzes policies regarding the properties that had been seized during wartime as these evolved after independence during nation-state building. From 1823 to 1829, using the rhetoric of family, legislators hotly debated the respective rights...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Chapter 6 argues that the adjudication of family law after independence had political implications. Until the 1850s Chilean judges required fathers (and occasionally other family members) to provide for their dependents. Faced with an increase in lawsuits for maintenance, especially from...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... the heavily lauded civil rights “victories” emerging from courts and legislatures. The conclusion provides a view of what a trans politics whose demands—such as prison and border abolition, an end to poverty, and meaningful collective self-determination—far exceed what can be achieved through lawsuits...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Based on lawsuits and legislative debates, chapter 4 analyzes policies regarding the properties that had been seized during wartime as these evolved after independence during nation-state building. From 1823 to 1829, using the rhetoric of family, legislators hotly debated the respective...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373810-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7381-0
... Chapter 2 begins with a discussion of a court case in Northern Australia: a desecration lawsuit that the Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority brought against om Manganese Ltd., a subsidiary of om Holding, for deliberately damaging an Indigenous sacred site, Two Women Sitting Down, at its Bootu...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Chapter 3 analyzes the records of sequestration commissions, petitions, and lawsuits to evaluate one of the primary reprisals that affected all members of a family during the wars of independence: the seizure of property belonging to émigrés and to those suspected of aiding the enemy. Patriots...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... only was his testimony obsessively scrutinized in the hope of discrediting it, but the court demanded confidentiality. Thus his ethnography was prevented from publicization. Two related cases are finally presented: one in which Benthall produced an expert affidavit in a U.S. lawsuit in favor of Tariq...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... The objects arousing emotional responses vary across countries, as João Biehl realized when he carried out his collective project on the judicialization of health in Brazil. While the country was praised worldwide for its management of the HIV epidemic, the multiplication of lawsuits by patients...
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By Luise White
Published: 08 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021285-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2128-5
...INDEX African National Congress (anc), 113 African National Council (anc), 8, 202. See also uanc ak-47. See weapons. Americans: desertion by, 174 75; in fiction, 2 3, 124, 172; lawsuits, 195 96; numbers of, 174 75; opposition to, 181 83; in Rho- desian Army, 2, 57, 169 73, 177, 179; slang and, 56...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... enemy. They sent letters in an effort to stay in touch with their loved ones, separated by voluntary or forced migrations, but faced trials for espionage. Chapter 3 analyzes the records of sequestration commissions, petitions, and lawsuits to evaluate one of the primary reprisals that affected all...
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By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... epidemic, the multiplication of lawsuits by patients suffering from a wide range of health conditions and unable to access treatment amid precarious infrastructures raised concerns among public authorities. By contesting, on the basis of their empirical data, the official discourse that discredited those...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-034
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
... (Academic) Author? 179 the world s books. In 2005 author and publisher groups had sued Google, claiming that its book- digitization proj ect committed massive copyright in- fringement. In 2008, however, the authors and publishers reversed the course of this class- action lawsuit and agreed to end the case...
Published: 08 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021285-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2128-5
... four months.1 When Reid- Daly completed his manuscript, the syndicate hired a ghostwriter Christopher Munnion, formerly Africa correspondent for the Daily Tele- graph and known to be sympathetic to Rhodesia to put the narrative into publishable form. The first lawsuit between Reid- Daly and Stif s...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... many nods that yes, he is very active in community affairs. Others reacted with a palm to the forehead and a hiss in exasperation. Farhad is aware of his reputation as a troublemaker, one earned through the myriad lawsuits he has filed against the Parsi Punchayet. They are there to serve not to rule...
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By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... his testimony obsessively scrutinized in the hope of discrediting it, but the court demanded confidentiality. Thus his ethnography was prevented from publicization. Two related cases are finally presented: one in which Benthall produced an expert affidavit in a U.S. lawsuit in favor of Tariq Ramadan...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-054
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
... through the apartment wall of my good friend Khalar. Khalar and his family fled the apartment and filed charges with the police. He and another man took out protection orders against each other. A defamation lawsuit filed by one against the other began making its way through the court system. A few days...