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Danish National Sentenced in Lebanon for Joining ISIS (September 09, 2015) by Constance Johnson

A court in Lebanon has sentenced a Danish national to three years of imprisonment for fighting ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International affairs; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Denmark; Lebanon

Higher Penalties for Rape and Other Violent Crimes Contemplated (August 19, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

The new Danish Minister of Justice, Søren Pind, supports increasing the penalties for rape and other ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Sentencing; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Proposal to Increase Immigration Controls (July 10, 2015) by Constance Johnson

The Danish government recently announced plans to re-establish border controls to combat illegal immigration and smuggling. ...

Topic: Immigration; Smuggling; Undocumented immigrants
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Government Agreement Reached to Restore Tax Deduction for Remuneration for Household Services (July 02, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

Denmark's Ministry of Taxation announced on June 29, 2015, that a scheme for deducting remuneration for ...

Topic: Income tax; Income tax deductions; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Animal Protection Act Strengthened by Ban on Bestiality (May 07, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On April 21, 2015, Denmark's legislature approved a motion that bans bestiality; the goal of the ...

Topic: Animal protection; Animals; Sex offenses; Tourism
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Ban on E-Cigarettes for Minors Considered (March 09, 2015) by Constance Johnson

The Danish Parliament is now considering a proposal to tighten regulations on the purchase of electronic ...

Topic: Child health; Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Package of Measures to Combat Cross-Border Tax Evasion and Use of Tax Havens (November 24, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On November 6, 2014, the Danish Ministry of Taxation published a package of measures on the ...

Topic: Money laundering; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Recent Bank and Tax Statements on Bitcoin (July 16, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On March 18, 2014, the Danish Central Bank issued a statement declaring that Bitcoin is not ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Currency; Foreign exchange; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Changing Legal Sexual Identity Simplified (July 03, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The Danish Parliament has approved a law allowing Danish citizens to change their legal gender identity ...

Topic: Government documents; Health; Human rights and civil liberties
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Kosher Slaughter Method Effectively Banned (June 02, 2014) by Edith Palmer

On February 17, 2014, new animal protection measures entered into force effectively banning kosher slaughter practices ...

Topic: Agriculture and food; Animal protection; Freedom of religion
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Fight over Right to Well Care and Child Care Benefits for Non-Citizens from EU Member States (April 14, 2014) by Edith Palmer

For the last few months, a lively debate on the regulation of child care benefits has ...

Topic: Child welfare; Social welfare; Unemployment benefits
Jurisdiction: Denmark

New Laws Become Effective for 2014 (January 08, 2014) by Constance Johnson

Two major pieces of controversial legislation that were passed in 2013 became effective in Denmark on ...

Topic: Freedom of information; Unemployment benefits
Jurisdiction: Denmark

New Family Law Regulation: Co-Mother from Birth (December 11, 2013) by Edith Palmer

On December 1, 2013, the new amendment to Denmark's Børneloven (Child Act) that allows the non-birth ...

Topic: Civil law; Families ; Marriage and family status
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Calls for Immigration Reform Following Controversial Deportation Order (December 09, 2013) by Constance Johnson

In November 2013, Denmark decided to deport a woman from Thailand and her seven-year-old daughter. The ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Greenland Votes to Lift Uranium Mining Ban; Considers Independence (November 18, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On October 24, 2013, in a close vote, Greenland's legislature, the Inatsisartut (Parliament), ...

Topic: Mining; Natural resources; Sovereignty
Jurisdiction: Denmark; Greenland

Anti-Gang Measures Proposed (October 30, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On October 29, 2013, Denmark's Justice Minister, Morten Bødskov, announced a plan to respond to the ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Government Permits Merger to Stem IKEA (October 17, 2013) by Edith Palmer

The Danish Competition Agency (Konkurrence- og Forbrugerstyrelsen) on September 25, 2013, approved the purchase of smaller ...

Topic: Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Plan to Increase Recycling (August 30, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Denmark's Environment Minister, Ida Auken, has announced a new approach to handling rubbish in the country. ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Doctors Concerned About Data Sharing (June 28, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Denmark is in the midst of a debate on a revision of its health care law, ...

Topic: Workers safety and health
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Unemployment Benefits Extended (June 05, 2013) by Constance Johnson

The repeal of a January 2013 law limiting unemployment benefits to a two-year period means that ...

Topic: Labor
Jurisdiction: Denmark

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Last updated: September 09, 2015