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Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Criminal Justice Act

(August 1, 2014) This month marks the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Criminal Justice Act of 1964, one of the most important pieces of legislation...

Imprisoned Human Rights Lawyer in Swaziland Asks President Obama for Assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(July 29, 2014 | Washington, D.C.) Imprisoned human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko penned a letter to President Barack Obama on...

International Community Must Ensure Full Restoration of Dominican Citizenship, Closely Monitor Implementation of Naturalization Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (See below for Spanish version) (July 30, 2014| Washington, DC) Kerry Kennedy, President of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for...
The Defenders

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"War, and the preparation of war, are the two greatest obstacles to human progress. The poor of the world are crying out for schools and doctors, not guns and generals." More...
The Laureates

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1997: Sezgin Tanrikulu, Turkey
    Promoting legal reform and the rights of Kurdish citizens in southeast Turkey "When I am in court, eye to eye with people that I am accusing of torture, be it soldiers or More...
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