September 13, 2010
More than seven years after the US-led invasion of Iraq in March 2003, the human rights situation remains dire. Despite some security improvements, violence rages on and scores of Iraqis are being killed every month as a result.
September 10, 2010
USA: Secrecy blocks accountability, again: Federal court dismisses 'rendition' lawsuit; points to avenues for non-judicial remedy
It is a fundamental principle of international law that any person whose human rights have been violated shall have access...
August 27, 2010
Despite the fact that the case against Troy Davis is not “ironclad,” a federal judge’s ruling, if upheld, will clear the way for the state to kill Davis in its execution chamber.