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

August 20, 2004
The 39 metis (male transvestites) arrested in Kathmandu on 9 August were released on bail on 20 August. The Blue Diamond...
June 11, 2004
On 13 March he was reportedly transferred to a detention centre in Tashkent region best described as an "open" prison...
January 15, 2004
Wissam Tawfiq Abyad, a Prisoner of Conscience, was released on January 15, 2004.
December 1, 2003
We have learnt that the release of Zaki Sayid Zaki 'Abd al-Malak (featured in Worldwide Appeal - The Wire, April 2003) has...