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HUMAN RIGHTS
ABUSERS TO
JUSTICE.

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OUR IMPACT

We make law.

CJA has developed key legal doctrine that sets standards for international human rights prosecutions.

We uphold truth & dignity.

“Survivors of torture around the world will not be silenced. With the help of CJA we are rising up to hold our abusers accountable.” – Nobel Prize winner and CJA client Rigoberta Menchú Tum.

We win cases.

CJA has won favorable verdicts in every case that has gone to trial.

OUR IMPACT

We make law.

CJA has developed key legal doctrine that sets standards for international human rights prosecutions.

We uphold truth & dignity.

“Survivors of torture around the world will not be silenced. With the help of CJA we are rising up to hold our abusers accountable.” – Nobel Prize winner and CJA client Rigoberta Menchú Tum.

We win cases.

CJA has won favorable verdicts in every case that has gone to trial.

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Followers commemorate the 21st Anniversary of the murder of six Spanish Jesuits and an employee and her daughter in the Central American University (UCA) by the end of the 80's. This killings where attributed to high rank Salvadorean Military Officers. San Salvador, El Salvador 13112010.

Breaking News: Salvadoran Supreme Court Rules Amnesty Law Unconstitutional

For Immediate Release – July 14, 2016 – Lisa Cohen – lisa@lisacohen.org – (310) 395-2544 Salvadoran Supreme Court Rules Amnesty Law Unconstitutional 
Marie Colvin

Breaking News: Family of Slain U.S. Journalist Marie Colvin Sues Assad Regime

Today, the Center for Justice & Accountability (CJA) and co-counsel Shearman & Sterling LLP filed a lawsuit against the government
Team CJA and the Jara Family in Orlando - Monday, June 27, 2016

Victory! Former Pinochet Lieutenant Found Liable for Murder and Torture of Chilean Folksinger

For Immediate Release June 27, 2016 lisa@lisacohen.org Contact: Lisa Cohen, 310-395- 2544 Former Pinochet Lieutenant Found Liable for Murder and

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Followers commemorate the 21st Anniversary of the murder of six Spanish Jesuits and an employee and her daughter in the Central American University (UCA) by the end of the 80's. This killings where attributed to high rank Salvadorean Military Officers. San Salvador, El Salvador 13112010.

Breaking News: Salvadoran Supreme Court Rules Amnesty Law Unconstitutional

For Immediate Release – July 14, 2016 – Lisa Cohen – lisa@lisacohen.org – (310) 395-2544 Salvadoran Supreme Court Rules Amnesty Law Unconstitutional 
Marie Colvin

Breaking News: Family of Slain U.S. Journalist Marie Colvin Sues Assad Regime

Today, the Center for Justice & Accountability (CJA) and co-counsel Shearman & Sterling LLP filed a lawsuit against the government
Team CJA and the Jara Family in Orlando - Monday, June 27, 2016

Victory! Former Pinochet Lieutenant Found Liable for Murder and Torture of Chilean Folksinger

For Immediate Release June 27, 2016 lisa@lisacohen.org Contact: Lisa Cohen, 310-395- 2544 Former Pinochet Lieutenant Found Liable for Murder and