Breaking international human rights news and information from Amnesty International

Latest Updates

News
February 27, 2012
The well-known Spanish investigating judge Baltasar Garzón has been cleared of charges of abuse of power, but crimes remain unpunished.
Press Release
January 20, 2012

The Spanish Supreme Court's pending criminal trial of a pioneering investigative judge is a threat to human rights and judicial independence, Amnesty International said today.

News
January 20, 2012
A widely respected Spanish investigative judge faces trial on charges he abused his power in an investigation into Franco-era abuses.
Press Release
December 14, 2011

The Spanish authorities must stop the practice of police selecting individuals for identity checks based on their ethnic or racial characteristics, Amnesty International said in a report released t...

More Amnesty News and Multimedia