Scholars International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice (SIJLCJ) | Volume-3-Issue-01
Jan. 17, 2020
A study on the Theory of Climate Justice in International Environmental Law
Guomin Ding, Guichang Liu, Yunxiang Chen
Page Numbers : 8-12
DOI : 10.36348/sijlcj.2020.v03i01.002
In recent years, the global environmental problems have become more and more serious, among which the global climate change issue is the most noticeable. As U.S. President Donald Trump announced his withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, the international community has raised new concerns about the sharing of the global environment burden, and the issue of climate justice has attracted more and more attention from the international community. How to deepen the international environmental law principle of "common but differentiated responsibilities" with the relevant ethics of climate justice will be an indispensable theoretical guide for global environmental governance in the future.
Original Research Article
Jan. 11, 2020
Mine Closure Implementation in South Kalimantan
Muhammad Ananta Firdaus
Page Numbers : 1-7
DOI : 10.36348/sijlcj.2020.v03i01.001
South Kalimantan Province is an area rich in natural resources, especially in the mining sector, still needs attention from policy makers related to the impact that will be caused after the mining activities. Although South Kalimantan already has its own regional regulations regarding post-mining reclamation, obstacles to the implementation of the regulations themselves are still experienced problems.
Jan. 22, 2020
The Regulatory Framework governing Mobile Telecommunication Sector in Cameroon: A Blessing or a Curse in a Digital Economy?
Kinga Hellen Kimah
Page Numbers : 13-31
DOI : 10.36348/sijlcj.2020.v03i01.003
It is worth noting that mobile telephony has revolutionised the way people and businesses carry out their daily life activities worldwide and Cameroon in particular. In this regard, telecommunications and information technology is of utmost important in our social life, the economy, the business and education among others. Regrettably, the interacting innovations in products, services and technologies with a general convergence or blurring of distinctions between platforms, products and services has greated enormous challenges in the mobile telephony sector. From the forgoing, there is the need for regulatory measures in the mobile telephony sector in Cameroon in order to enhance its digital economy. This paper therefore, seeks to examine the fundamental principles of mobile telecommunications sector in Cameroon. This paper also aims at identifying the regulatory mechanisms with deterrent sanctions and fundamental rights and obligation of regulatory bodies (telecom operators) and appraises the current status of mobile telephony in Cameroon. In order to attain the above objectives, we employed doctrinal and analytical research methodology. This paper therefore, conclude with a number of recommendations which if effectively implemented and enforced, will go a long way to improve on the regulatory frameworks governing mobile telecommunication sector in Cameroon as the country strive towards emergence by 2035.
Jan. 24, 2020
The Condition and Consequences of Adultery in Bangladesh
Nelufer Yesmen, Md. Mazharul Hasan Nahid
Page Numbers : 32-38
DOI : 10.36348/sijlcj.2020.v03i01.004
Ethical decadences are increasing in our contemporary society day by day. Adultery is one of the examples of moral degradation. This study investigates the present condition and consequences of adultery and finds women commit adultery with ex-lover, relative, known person and in some cases with unknown person. Social media such as: facebook, whats app, viber, imo etc. are common tools to commit adultery in now days. Lack of moral sense, degenerate culture, lack of family bonding, technological development are the main causes for committing adultery and as consequences murder, divorce, spouse violence, domestic violence, flogging, sexually transmitted diseases, honor-killing, stoning etc are the result of adultery. It conducted based on secondary resources which are collected from books, articles, newspapers and authentic websites. This study tries to describe adultery through opportunity theory where adultery is thought a result of getting more opportunity. Legal authorities can get a clear idea about the conditions and consequences of adultery which can help the government to create policy to decrease adultery in Bangladesh.
Jan. 30, 2020
Adequacy and Enforcement of Green Crimes: A Stinging Satire of the Nigerian Case
Environmental deterioration has, over the years, produced unpleasant results with effects on health and economic development on earth. These health and economic ills are brought to the fore by pollution, inappropriate waste disposal, deforestation and wildlife extinction, most of which constitute criminal acts or omissions. In the wake of this, criminalizing environmental harm has become the mainstay of environmental legislation in Nigeria and even with the environmental laws and policies targeted at solving the problems, the situation in the country appears to be increasingly added-to, thanks to the weakness of the punitive measures and the sterility of the enforcement agencies in the country. This paper, therefore, scrutinizes the use of environmental law by selected enforcement agencies in Nigeria (federal and state levels alike) to curb environmental harm, prosecute green crimes, the methods of enforcement invoked by these agencies over the years, as well as the perceived challenges encountered in the enforcement of the relevant criminal provisions of the laws. Consequently, this paper proffers pragmatic solutions to the challenges of green crime enforcement in the country.