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November 9, 2012
The Dominican Republic’s National Police must urgently address how it responds to public protests after a student was shot dead at a demonstration in Santo Domingo.
November 7, 2012
An overwhelming 157 UN member states have voted in favour of finalizing the global Arms Trade Treaty next March.
November 6, 2012
The acquittal of a man who spent 15 years in prison for a murder he did not commit is a sharp reminder why Japan must reform its police detention system.
November 5, 2012
Tens of thousands of slum-dwellers in Rio de Janeiro are the focus of an NGO campaign on human rights ahead police plans to "pacify" the area.

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