Monday, October 21, 2019

AAJ: Rejecting the “Lima Group” on Venezuela: No to empires and colonies

The following statement was issued by the American Association of Jurists, a Non-Governmental Organization with consultative status before the ECOSOC and permanent...

National Lawyers Guild calls upon President-Elect Obama to close Guantanamo, opposes national security courts

After September 11, 2001, George W. Bush established the Guantánamo Bay prison to enable the United States to imprison non-Americans indefinitely outside the reach...

Human Rights violations in the United States of America: Emergency at the Southern Border

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), together with the International Committee of its affiliate the National Lawyers Guild, call the attention of the...

Atty. Edre Olalia adresses UN Human Rights Council on behalf of IADL on killings...

Speaking before the United Nations Human Right Council’s (UNHRC) 7th session on March 13, lawyer Edre Olalia backed the recommendation of Hina Jilani, special...