WE BRING
HUMAN RIGHTS
ABUSERS TO
JUSTICE.

HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES

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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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

Q&A: Justice for Civil Wars-Era Crimes in Liberia

Liberia’s history has been punctuated by periods of profound social upheaval underscored by injustice and serious human rights violations. These

50 Civil Society Organizations and Experts Join Calls for Continued U.S. Funding of Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

On March 1, 2019, CJA joins fifty civil society organizations and experts calling on the U.S. Government to continue its

News

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

Q&A: Justice for Civil Wars-Era Crimes in Liberia

Liberia’s history has been punctuated by periods of profound social upheaval underscored by injustice and serious human rights violations. These

50 Civil Society Organizations and Experts Join Calls for Continued U.S. Funding of Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

On March 1, 2019, CJA joins fifty civil society organizations and experts calling on the U.S. Government to continue its

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