Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Human Rights http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Council of Europe: Human Rights Commissioner Criticizes Banning of Burqas http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402766_text Human Rights - On July 20, 2011, the Human Rights Commissioner of the Council of Europe, Thomas Hammarberg, criticized the legislation adopted by France, and more recently by Belgium, to ban the wearing of the burqa, on the grounds... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 03 Aug 2011 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402766_text