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Legal news from Sunday, June 21, 2009
by Ximena Marinero

Greenlanders Sunday celebrated their national day with the establishment of a self-rule arrangement that increases the island's autonomy from Denmark. Under the Greenland Self Government Act presented by Denmark's Queen Margrethe to Greenland's new socialist Prime Minister Kuupik Kleist, Greenland now controls its own law enforcement and domestic …

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by Ximena Marinero

Portugal will accept two or three Guantanamo detainees already cleared for release, Portuguese Foreign Minister Luis Amado said in an interview Saturday. Amado indicated that the Portuguese Ministry of Internal Affairs would have to determine the legal framework for receiving the detainees. The agreement resulted from a meeting on …

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