TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
February 1977
SOURCE
National Review;2/4/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to various issues from across the world. In a landmark civil-liberties case, U.S. District Court Judge Gerhard A. Gesell has ruled that a person cannot be arrested merely for using abusive words for addressing a cop. After five years of trials culminating in a decision by the 13 justices of the European Court of Human Rights, a sex-education guide for English school children has been declared obscene. Irina McClellan, a Soviet citizen married to an American professor, has been seeking permission from Soviet authorities to emigrate to the U.S.
ACCESSION #
6073966

 

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