January 11, 2005
On January 11, 2005, Illinois became the 15th US state to amend its state human rights statute to bar discrimination on the...
January 1, 2005
Jenni Williams' case was one of the focus cases for Amnesty International 2004 Holiday Action.
November 29, 2004
USA: Excessive and lethal force? Amnesty International's concerns about deaths and ill-treatment involving police use of Tasers
In the past three years, more than 70 people are reported to have died in the USA and Canada after being struck by M26 or...
October 1, 2004
Racial profiling is a serious human rights problem affecting millions of people in the United States in even the most routine aspects of their daily lives. A year-long study conducted by the Domest...