TAGS: Demand Accountability for Torture, Urgent Action Network • Detention and Imprisonment, Fair Trials, Illegal and Indefinite Detention, Torture • Americas, Mexico •
Good News! – Mexico: Adrián Vasquez Lagunes Released (UA 93/15)
Bus driver and father of four Adrián Vásquez Lagunes was released from prison on 2 December near Tijuana, Mexico, more than three years after he was arrested and tortured by state police and accused of being a high-level drug trafficker. Amnesty International has campaigned for his release as part of the global Stop Torture Campaign.