Sweden (/ˈswiːdən/ SWEE-dən; Swedish: Sverige [ˈsværjɛ] ), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish: About this sound Konungariket Sverige ), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. Sweden borders Norway and Finland, and is connected to Denmark by a bridge-tunnel across the Øresund. Sweden's capital city is Stockholm, which is also the largest city. At 450,295 square kilometres (173,860 sq mi), Sweden is the third-largest country in the European Union by area, with a total population of about 9.6 million. Sweden has a low population density of 21 inhabitants per square kilometre (54 /sq mi) with the population mostly concentrated to the southern half of the country.
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  • 10 Americans who’ve won the Nobel Peace Prize

    …. He was awarded his Peace Prize for efforts to end the Vietnam War. 8. Jody Williams (1997). She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 for her efforts to ban and clear anti-personnel mines. 9. Al Gore (2007). Gore was a co-winner of the Peace Prize for efforts “to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change…

    Constitution Daily- 2 readers -
  • CIGI-Ipsos Global Survey on Internet Security and Trust

    … “The , undertaken by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and conducted by global research company Ipsos, reached 23,376 Internet users in 24 countries, and was carried out between October 7, 2014 and November 12, 2014. The countries included: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hong…

    Sabrina I. Pacifici/ beSpacific- 1 readers -
  • Monday’s Mix

    … on hold. Groan. After listening to canned music for 6 minutes the cancellation rep came on the line…. National Blog Hanging in the court of public opinion When we think of Julian Assange we tend to think WikiLeaks, and not the allegations of sexual misconduct and rape two women made against him four years ago in Sweden. The Swedish courts, however…

    Slaw- 1 readers -
  • Chicago Legal Innovation and Technology Meetup

    … – Washington, DC @legalhackersSWE – Sweden If you are interested in starting a Meetup for legal hackers near you, I’d suggest contacting Phil Weiss @philwdjjd who founded legalhackers.org (@legalhackers). I have started a public Twitter list for the legal hackers meetups and groups listed above under the (highly creative) name LegalHackers (please follow to stay up-to-date on what’s hacking), but if you know of others you think should be on the list, please let me know: @leanlawstrategy. …

    Kenneth Grady/ SeytLines- 1 readers -
  • Cannabix: Marijuana Breathalyzer Effectiveness Weighed

    … by researchers in Sweden who published their results in a 2010 paper in the Journal of Analytical Technology. Essentially the device detects levels of tetrahydrocannabinol in the breath, otherwise known as THC, the main ingredient in cannabis. Investors have already gotten behind the product and were enthusiastic about the possibility of the product…

    Alabama DUI Lawyer Blog- 1 readers -
  • Bangladesh special tribunal convicts opposition leader of war crimes

    … to be residing with his family in Sweden. A number of high profile Bangladesh politicians have been charged and convicted of crimes allegedly committed during the 1971 war with Pakistan. Earlier this month the Supreme Court of Bangladesh [official website] upheld [JURIST report] the death sentence of Islamist politician Mohammad Kamaruzzaman…

    Peter Snyder/ JURIST- 1 readers -
  • Doing your research

    … they stormed the gate at Trelleborg (Sweden). Every one of those experiences found its way into my fiction. When you travel, take pictures. I don’t mean just snapshots of castles or sunsets, or selfies in front of Notre Dame Cathedral, I mean pictures of everything. Digital cameras make that easy; even your phone will probably take a pretty good…

    Charles Barnitz/ The Volokh Conspiracyin Pennsylvania- 1 readers -
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  • File-Sharing Website Co-Founder Sentenced for Hacking Crimes

    … from time to time -- particularly those who create file-sharing websites and search engines devoted to helping people copy and distribute products with copyrighted information. Illegal file-sharing is not the only kind of computer crime. Accusations relating to hacking into government websites can also get you into serious trouble. Sometimes…

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  • Software Forensics: Objectively Proving Infringement or Misappropriation

    … is Software Forensics? Software forensics is the examination of software for producing results in court. It should not be confused with digital forensics, also called computer forensics, which consists of tools and techniques for recovering and examining digitally stored computer files. Digital forensics requires significant understanding of low…

    Bob Zeidman/ IPWatchdog.com- 1 readers -
  • Traumatic Brain Injury and Premature Death

    … A JAMA study published in January concluded that people that have sustained traumatic brain injuries (TBI) were more likely to experience a premature death, which is defined as dying before 56 years of age. The researchers followed everyone born in 1954 and later in Sweden that had been treated medically (outpatient or inpatient) for TBI…

    Edward Smith/ Sacramento Injury Attorneys Blog- 3 readers -
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