July 20, 2015
Nigerian Torture Survivor Freed!
Moses Akatugba was imprisoned at 16 years old, tortured, and sentenced to death. Ten years and over 800,000 actions later, he walked out of prison on June 2, 2015.
January 29, 2006
Gerard Jean Juste, who is reportedly suffering from leukemia, was granted a provisional release from detention.
January 18, 2006
Mamun Al-Humsi and Riad Seif, two former members of Syria's parliament, were freed on January 18 by the Syrian government...
January 15, 2006
Human rights defender Aminatou Haidar, featured in our 2005 Holiday Card Action, was released from prison in January 2006....
January 12, 2006
Gov. Mark R. Warner commuted the death sentence of Robin Lovitt to life in prison. Mr. Lovitt was scheduled to be executed...