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we identify and prosecute the worlds worst human rights criminals. We are relentless in the pursuit of justice

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.

News

Gambia: US Charges Alleged ‘Death Squad’ Member with Torture

Correa Indictment is Major Advance for Victims of Abuses during Jammeh Rule  (Banjul, June 12, 2020) – The indictment in the United States on June 11, 2020 of an alleged former Gambian “death squad” member on torture charges is an important step for Ga

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COALITION LETTER — REQUEST FOR U.N. INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO ESCALATING SITUATION OF POLICE VIOLENCE AND REPRESSION OF PROTESTS IN THE UNITED STATES

June 8, 2020 To Members of the United Nations Human Rights Council Re: Request for the Convening of a Special Session on the Escalating Situation of Police Violence and Repression of Protests in the United States Excellencies, The undersigned family me

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CJA joins the Coalition for the ICC and over one hundred civil society organizations calling on the States Parties to the Rome Statute to reaffirm their support for the Court and the Rome Statute system, especially in face of recent threats to its independence and mandate from the US government.

New York, 28 April 2020 Your Excellency, We, the undersigned organizations, call on your State and all States Parties to the Rome Statute to show support for the Rome Statute system and the International Criminal Court (ICC), especially in the face of

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