8 Magistrates

Magistrates have been a part of the English legal system since the Justice of the Peace Act 1361. Their main role has always been in the criminal justice system. There are now over 30,000 magistrates (also known as Justices of the Peace) hearing over one million criminal cases per yea
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Hank brings us the story of Gregor Mendel, the Austrian monk who, with the help of a garden full of pea plants, discovered the fundamental properties of inheritance and paved the way for modern genetics. He also gives us the dirt on a scientific scandal that has followed Mendel beyond the grave. (10:55)

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Animatrice : Nicole Maestracci, membre du conseil constitutionnel, membre du conseil scientifique de la mission de recherche droit et justice

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23 min. Vídeo. Servei Català de Trànsit i Generalitat de Catalunya (Departament d'Ensenyament).
En Rinringues i el seu company d'aventures, en Ramonet, dos personatges animats, ens presenten les principals normes de seguretat que cal observar com a vianant. El fil argumental permet anar deduint com cal comportar-se a l'hora de creuar un carrer. Author(s):
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Clashes in Cambodia
At least 21 are injured as opposition party protesters, demanding the re-opening of Freedom Park, clash with Phnom Penh city hall security guards. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, nation
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