February 28, 2013
We Did It! A Victory for VAWA
Great news! Congress passes a real Violence Against Women Act that will help protect ALL women from violence.
April 15, 2011
The doctor has spent 100 days in prison as part of a politically motivated life sentence on sedition and conspiracy charges.
April 5, 2011
Faizan Rafiq Hakeem was detained for over a month under the controversial Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act (PSA).
August 12, 2010
Lado Sikaka, a leader of the Dongria Kondh Indigenous communities in India, was released August 12th, two days after being...
On February 7, India's Supreme Court granted bail to indigenous human rights defenders Soni Sori and Lingaram Kodopi, ending 2 and a half years of imprisonment for their nonviolent advocacy on behalf of locals caught between state forces and armed insurgents in the eastern state of Chhattisgarh.