CJA calls on the Biden Administration to Chart a New Course for Human Rights in the US and Abroad

President Joseph R. Biden 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, D.C. 20500 January 20, 2020 Dear Mr. President: The Center for Justice and Accountability (CJA) is a U.S.-based human rights organization dedicated to deterring torture, crimes against hu

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CJA calls on Biden Administration and new Congress to stand up for human rights and the rule of law

Last week’s insurrection at the Capitol made one thing clear: This is not a moment for American exceptionalism. As a mob incited by politicians refusing to accept the results of a free and fair election descended on the Capitol, President-elect Joe Bid

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Daughter of Slain Sri Lankan Journalist Seeks Relief From the UN

Media Contact Nushin Sarkarati +1(415) 529-7752 January 8, 2021 The Center for Justice and Accountability (CJA) and Debevoise & Plimpton LLP—acting on behalf of Ahimsa Wickrematunge, the daughter of acclaimed Sri Lankan journalis

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