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March 1, 2013
Former Haitian leader Jean-Claude Duvalier faced a court hearing regarding human rights abuses committed during his time in office.
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February 22, 2013

Former Haitian President Jean-Claude Duvalier must either face a court hearing over charges of human rights abuses or be arrested, Amnesty International said amid fears he may flee the country usin...

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February 6, 2013

As a Haitian court was due to hear an appeal Thursday on the case against former Haitian leader Jean-Claude Duvalier, Amnesty International said “Baby Doc” must not be allowed to evade justice for...

Press Release
February 1, 2013

The Haitian authorities must urgently move to prevent illegal and violent evictions of people living in makeshift camps and take meaningful steps to provide them with appropriate housing, said Amne...

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