Friday, October 18, 2019

National Union of Peoples Lawyers (Philippines) joins IADL

April 15th, 2008 The recently founded National Union of Peoples Lawyers from the Philippines applied for IADL membership. The application was accepted at the IADL...

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...

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...

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...

International People’s Tribunal on the Philippines Issues Verdict on Duterte and Trump

The International People's Tribunal on the Philippines convened in Brussels from 18-19 September 2018. It was jointly organized by the International Coalition for Human...

Statement by Democratic Lawyers Association (Pakistan) about terrorist attack on lawyers in Quetta on...

A tragic incident of barbaric attack on lawyers in the city of Quetta on 8th August, 2016.   A terrorist firstly short down the President of...

Edre Olalia: How my friend became another victim of Duterte’s fight against rights defenders

The following article by Edre U. Olalia, president of the National Union of People's Lawyers of the Philippines and member if the IADL Bureau,...

IAL: Murder of Gouri Lankesh, Social Activist, Rationalist, Crusader for Truth and Justice and...

Writers, journalists, rationalists and those of secular progressive opinion are being assassinated and face threats of assassination for opposing religious fascism in India and ...

NUPL: Day of the Endangered Lawyer

The following statement was issued by the National Union of People's Lawyers in the Philippines, an IADL member organization:

COLAP Statement on Rohingya Myanmar Issue

Confederation of Lawyers of Asia and Pacific (COLAP) expresses its serious concern on recent situation in Myanmar and gross violation of Human Rights over...