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October 2, 2014

When Will Chicago’s City Council Pass the Ordinance Providing Reparations for the Burge Torture Survivors?
On Oct. 2nd convicted, former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge is scheduled to be...

News
September 30, 2014
Fiji authorities must urgently investigate allegations that a man was severely beaten by army officers after he had sent a series of angry text messages to Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, Amnesty In...
Report
September 23, 2014

This report focuses on China's growing manufacture, sale and trade of a wide range of law enforcement equipment. Of particular concern is equipment known as "tools of torture", intrinsically abusiv...

Report
September 18, 2014

Torture is a routine occurrence in Nigeria, largely to extract "confessions" or as punishment for alleged crimes. Hundreds of suspects in police and military custody across the country are being su...

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