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1

A Christian church is closed by the police

Fundamental freedoms

2

A student is arrested by the police, but not charged with anything. The police imprison the student for 90 days without laying charges.

Legal rights

3

A Canadian terrorist suspect is arrested and charged. In order to get more information about other possible terrorists the suspect is subjected to torture and threats.

Detention and imprisonment

4

A black student is refused admission to a private school because of the colour of her skin.

Equality rights

5

Detectives enter the home of a local family and search the home without a search warrant

Search and seizure

6

Demonstrators gather in the local square to peacefully demonstrate he spring seal hunt. The army is sent in to stop the demonstration.

Fundamental freedoms

7

The government enacts new legislation that limits the lifespan of people to 75 years of age.

Equality rights

8

The government decides that rights will only be granted to people once they reach the age of 18.

Equality rights