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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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Civil society calls on Swedish Government to ensure justice for Syria and Iraq takes a comprehensive approach examining crimes of all parties.

Civil society organizations, including the Center for Justice and Accountability, while welcoming Sweden’s interest in increasing criminal accountability for atrocities

FORMER SOMALI ARMY COMMANDER LIVING IN VIRGINIA FOUND LIABLE FOR TORTURE DURING COUNTRY’S CIVIL WAR

For Immediate Release           Contact:  Lisa Cohen (310) 395-2544 / lisa@lisacohen.org A jury in the Eastern District of Virginia finds Colonel

Former Somali Commander and Current Virginia Resident to Face Trial in Virginia for Torture and Attempted Extrajudicial Killing During Country’s Civil War

MEDIA ADVISORY & BACKGROUND WHEN: May 13-17, 2019, starting at 9 a.m. WHERE: United States District Court for the Eastern

News

Civil society calls on Swedish Government to ensure justice for Syria and Iraq takes a comprehensive approach examining crimes of all parties.

Civil society organizations, including the Center for Justice and Accountability, while welcoming Sweden’s interest in increasing criminal accountability for atrocities

FORMER SOMALI ARMY COMMANDER LIVING IN VIRGINIA FOUND LIABLE FOR TORTURE DURING COUNTRY’S CIVIL WAR

For Immediate Release           Contact:  Lisa Cohen (310) 395-2544 / lisa@lisacohen.org A jury in the Eastern District of Virginia finds Colonel

Former Somali Commander and Current Virginia Resident to Face Trial in Virginia for Torture and Attempted Extrajudicial Killing During Country’s Civil War

MEDIA ADVISORY & BACKGROUND WHEN: May 13-17, 2019, starting at 9 a.m. WHERE: United States District Court for the Eastern

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