Congress, Stand With Raif

The US is in a unique position to put pressure on Saudi Arabia on behalf of Raif Badawi, who was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 public lashes for setting up a website.

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November 12, 2013

Union member, Oscar López Triviño, was killed a day after paramilitaries sent a death threat to members of the union to which he belongs. Other members of the union are at risk.

November 7, 2013

A victim of torture could be at risk of reprisals after being released from arbitrary detention. State authorities refuse to acknowledge his innocence and the torturers remain at large.

October 25, 2013

A Libyan man seized by US forces in Libya was detained following a US federal court hearing. He is not facing the death penalty, as previously feared; however, concerns remain about the inhumane co...

October 24, 2013

A human rights defender survived an attempted shooting in Mexico. There is grave fear for his security and that of his family.