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

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).
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.
March 18, 2011
Kurdish folk singer Abd al-Rahman Mohammed Omar, who performs under the name of Bave Selah, was released.