Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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December 1, 2014

Following national and international mobilization, the President has objected and returned the proposed reform of the Criminal Code which maintained full criminalization of abortion to the Congress...

October 27, 2014

Ana Patricia Fermín has been receiving death threats from police since after she reported that two of her relatives were tortured while in police custody. Two men were shot dead by police in Septem...

March 13, 2014

The whereabouts of Randy Vizcaíno González have been unknown since he was supposedly detained by the police on 13 December 2013 in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic.

November 14, 2013

The Constitutional Court ruling which deprives thousands of individuals of foreign descent of their Dominican nationality is being implemented.