August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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November 19, 2014

The Dominican Parliament adopted a comprehensive reform of the Criminal Code which maintains full criminalization of abortion. If enacted, it would violate the rights of women and girls.

November 18, 2014

Scott Panetti, a 56-year-old man whose serious mental illness infected his trial and persists to this day, is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 3 December.

November 14, 2014

The fatal incident follows the recent murder of another campesino leader in September. The safety of his family and other leaders may be at risk.

November 10, 2014

Land that the Ayoreo Totobiegosode Indigenous people claim as their traditional territory has been invaded in the department of Alto Paraguay. This threatens their survival.