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.
March 4, 2005
A leader of Kenya's Greenbelt Movement, Wangari Maathai was awarded the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize. Urgent Action Network...
March 1, 2005
With its March 1st decision in Roper v. Simmons, the U.S. Supreme Court removed the U.S. from the list of nations that...
February 22, 2005
Staff Sergeant Camilo Mejia Castillo, who had been imprisoned on charges of 'desertion' from the US Army, was released from...
February 5, 2005
Camilo Mejia Castillo was released before the completion of his one-year sentence.