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The Center for Justice and Accountability is proud to co-author with TRIAL International the United States edition of TRIAL International and OSJI’s series on universal jurisdiction law and practice.

UNIVERSAL JURISDICTION LAW AND PRACTICE IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA UNIVERSAL JURISDICTION LAW AND PRACTICE IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA      

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Universal Jurisdiction Annual Review 2022

The Center for Justice and Accountability is proud to join TRIAL International, REDRESS, the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), and Civitas Maxima in publishing this year’s Univers

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Lawsuit Filed Against Former Colombian Military Official Living in the United States for Torture, Extrajudicial Killing

Family of slain Colombian Magistrate Judge Carlos Horacio Urán Rojas seeks justice in a Florida court for his 1985 torture and execution during the retaking of the Palace of Justice Media Contact: Lisa Cohen (310) 395-2544 / lisa@lisacohen.org San Fran

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