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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.

Recent Victories

June 9, 2004
Leyla Zana and three other parliamentarians were released from prison on June 9, 2004 by order of a Turkish appeals court.
January 1, 2004
Sanar Yurdatapan had been arrested and held incommunicado for a time in Metris Prison in Istanbul.
August 27, 2003
Sevim Yetkiner, chair of the Mus branch of the Human Rights Association was released from Erzurum prison in eastern Turkey...
June 6, 2001
Eren Keskin, a human rights activist and lawyer, was arrested on June 1, 1995 and sentenced to serve a prison sentence for...