Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Collective bargaining rights are fundamental human rights – Denying them is illegal

The International Commission for Labor Rights sent a statement to Wisconsin legislators stating that denying state workers the right to collective bargaining violates core...

IADL UN Activities Bulletin – June 2018

The latest report of UN activities from the International Association of Democratic Lawyers contains reports from IADL representatives in New York and Vienna, reports and...

IADL files important Amicus Brief in Cuban Five case

On January 30, 2009,  the lawyers for the Cuban 5 filed a petition in the United States Supreme Court for review of the decisions...

IADL UN Activities Bulletin – March 2012

The March 2012 report of UN Activities from the International Association of Democratic Lawyers contains reports from IADL representatives in Geneva, New York, Paris, and...

IADL calls for release of Catalan political prisoners

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) rejects and condemns the repressive action undertaken by the Spanish government against some pro-independence figures in Catalonia. IADL...

Statement by Democratic Lawyers Association Pakistan

The Democratic Lawyers Association Pakistan affiliated with International Association of Democratic Lawyers issued the following statement; The executive order passed today, March 16, 2009 by...

Video: Jan Fermon of IADL at European Conference on Israeli Settlements

The following talk was given by Jan Fermon, General Secretary of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, on 6 November 2017 in Brussels, Belgium,...

IADL files Amicus to ICTR opposing transfer of cases to Rwanda

The IADL has consistently opposed the transfer of cases from the ICTR to Rwanda on the grounds that a defendant will not receive a...

Verdict issued by Permanent People’s Tribunal on Turkey and the Kurds

"The Turkish state president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is directly responsible for the war crimes and the state crimes committed in particularly in the cities of the...

Interview with Leonard Weinglass, attorney for Antonio Guerrero

What follows is an interview conducted by Gloria La Riva, Coordinator of the National Committee to Free the Cuban Five, with Leonard Weinglass, the...