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January 23, 2016

Military police in São Paulo violently repressed peaceful protests in the city yet again last night in what Amnesty International is calling a threat to constitutional guarantees of freedom of expr...

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December 7, 2015

In response to Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s announcement that the Department of Justice would initiate a civil pattern or practice investigation into the Chicago Police Department, Amnesty Inte...

Press Release
November 4, 2015

A Washington, DC teacher was found not breathing and unresponsive by police after being handcuffed by security guards in an apartment complex. Despite being given CPR and transported by medical sta...

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