Protected Persons

Some articles on persons, person, protected persons:

Laws Against Torture - Geneva Conventions
... refer to "wounded and sick combatants or non-combatants" "civilian persons who take no part in hostilities, and who, while they reside in the zones, perform no work of a military character" "Members ... that in a non-international armed conflict, "Persons taking no active part in the hostilities, including members of armed forces who have laid down ... humanely." The treaty also states that there must not be any "violence to life and person, in particular murder of all kinds, mutilation, cruel treatment and ...
Fourth Geneva Convention - Part III. Status and Treatment of Protected Persons - Section III. Occupied Territories
... territory, an occupier may not forcibly deport protected persons, or deport or transfer parts of its own civilian population into occupied territory (Art.49) ... Individual or mass forcible transfers, as well as deportations of protected persons from occupied territory to the territory of the Occupying Power or to that of ... Such evacuations may not involve the displacement of protected persons outside the bounds of the occupied territory except when for material reasons it is impossible to avoid ...
History Of Labour Law - Continental Europe - Germany
... for hours and times of labour for protected persons (women, young persons and children) ... Employment of protected persons at the surface of mines and underground quarries, and in salt works and ore-dressing works, and of bo y s underground comes under the factory regulations ... Britain, France and Switzerland, requires a shorter day for young persons than for women - io hours for the former, t t hours for the latter ...
Drubber - Regional Details - United Kingdom
... provides that it is an offence, amongst other things, for a person, with intent to commit or at the time of or immediately before or immediately after committing the crime of piracy in respect of any ship or ... Assaulting a person designated under section 43 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 This offence is created by section 51(1) of the Serious Organised ... Attacks on internationally protected persons Section 1(1)(a) of the Internationally Protected Persons Act 1978 (c.17) makes provision for assault occasioning actual bodily harm or causing injury on "pr ...

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