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

July 1, 2011
Uruguay finally has a green light to investigate dozens of cases of human rights abuses from its period of military rule three decades ago.
March 25, 2011
The decision comes amid concern at mass human rights violations committed during an ongoing crackdown on dissent and an increased use of the death penalty.
January 7, 2011
Qusay 'Abdel-Razaq Zabib was detained for over two years because he was suspected of having links to armed groups.
June 20, 2005
In June, Congress banned the government from using any money in a newly passed State Department and Defense Department...