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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October 15, 2014

Zainab Al-Khawaja was arrested after she tore up a picture of the King in court where she was appearing on two separate charges of “destroying government property”. She is a prisoner of conscience....

October 13, 2014

He was sentenced on 28 April 2014 on charges that included “using social media networks to incite hatred of the regime”, “calling on people to ignore the law” and “calling for illegal demonstration...

October 10, 2014

He has been charged with “publicly insulting official institutions”. His detention has been extended; he will face trial on 19 October before the Lower Criminal Court. He is a prisoner of conscienc...

October 7, 2014

A Bahraini man under sentence of death has lodged his final appeal and could be at risk of execution. He was sentenced to death in February 2014 and lost his first appeal in August.