The Honorable Michael Pompeo Secretary of State U.S. Department of State Washington, D.C. 20520 Dear Secretary Pompeo: We, the undersigned U.S. foreign policy, human rights,
Civil society organizations, including the Center for Justice and Accountability, while welcoming Sweden’s interest in increasing criminal accountability for atrocities committed in Syria and Iraq, advise
For Immediate Release Contact: Lisa Cohen (310) 395-2544 / firstname.lastname@example.org A jury in the Eastern District of Virginia finds Colonel Yusuf Abdi Ali (aka “Tukeh”)
MEDIA ADVISORY & BACKGROUND WHEN: May 13-17, 2019, starting at 9 a.m. WHERE: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia Albert V.
Liberia’s history has been punctuated by periods of profound social upheaval underscored by injustice and serious human rights violations. These dynamics in large part led
On March 1, 2019, CJA joins fifty civil society organizations and experts calling on the U.S. Government to continue its support of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, a key institution mandated to protect democracy and human rights in the Americas.
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San Francisco, December 18, 2018 – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania ruled Friday, December 14 that extrajudicial killing, torture, crimes against humanity
Seventy years ago today, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights proclaimed “recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all
The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, otherwise known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, is confronted to a strategic, legal and political challenge: to