Torture Press Release

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10/15/2018 - 12:35
Scott Walkers Appalling 25-Year Record on Corrections and Prison Policy
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One Wisconsin Now
10/13/2018 - 22:30
End the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war
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Lowy Institute
10/11/2018 - 02:05
Egypt: An Account of Alleged Torture in Secret Detention
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Human Rights Watch
10/11/2018 - 01:35
Belarus: Tajik Soccer Player Faces Extradition
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Human Rights Watch
10/09/2018 - 13:58
The Center for Victims of Torture Receives 2018 Dr. Guislain Breaking the Chains of Stigma Award for Providing Psychological Care and Resources for Survivors of Torture
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10/07/2018 - 18:55
Center for Victims of Torture Marks 10 Years of Healing in Jordan
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10/05/2018 - 16:58
CVT: Trump Administration Decision to Slash FY2019 Refugee Admissions is an Attack on Hope
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10/05/2018 - 15:11
Malaysia must reject caning, an archaic, inhumane form of punishment
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10/04/2018 - 10:02
New Online Tactical Mapping Tool Equips Human Rights Activists to Take Strategic Action
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09/26/2018 - 22:13
CVT Applauds Release of the North Carolina Commission of Inquiry on Tortures Final Report
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09/20/2018 - 15:46
DE-NJ NLG Prisoners Legal Advocacy Network (PLAN) Mounts Legal Responses to Widespread Reports of Prisoner Abuses in the Aftermath of the 2018 National Prison Strike
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09/18/2018 - 14:42
CVT Decries Trump Administration Decision to Slash FY2019 Refugee Admissions
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09/16/2018 - 23:50
Legal Momentum News Brief - Week of September 17, 2018
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Legal Momentum
09/12/2018 - 14:44
European Court decision in 'hooded men' case a bitter blow, says Amnesty
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Ekklesia
09/10/2018 - 16:47
Irans Execution of Three Kurdish Prisoners is Unlawful and Unjust
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09/10/2018 - 15:10
Lebanon: One year after review by UN committee, much still to be done to eradicate practice of torture
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Alkarama
09/07/2018 - 04:34
UN rights experts call on Iran to halt imminent executions of Iranian Kurds
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OHCHR
09/05/2018 - 18:17
UN torture prevention experts to visit Kyrgyzstan
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OHCHR
09/05/2018 - 03:02
Prisoners Striking for Fair Wages, Humane Conditions Deserve Support
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Human Rights Watch
09/03/2018 - 13:13
Italy: ICJ calls on President Conte to remove obstacles to justice on Abu Omar rendition
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ICJ
08/22/2018 - 10:04
Public consultation launched into UK policy on torture
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Ekklesia
08/21/2018 - 16:57
Myanmar: Security Forces Torture Rohingya Returnees
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Human Rights Watch
08/21/2018 - 13:59
National Prison Strike: Prisoners in 17 States Demand End to 'Slave Labor' Behind Bars
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Link TV
08/21/2018 - 11:58
ACLU Statement on Nationwide Prison Strike
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ACLU
08/10/2018 - 02:47
UN Committee Against Torture publishes findings on Chile, Mauritania, Russian Federation and Seychelles
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OHCHR
08/08/2018 - 15:53
Committee against Torture discusses follow-up to concluding observations, individual communications, and reprisals
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08/08/2018 - 02:20
American Psychological Association Maintains Ban on Psychologists at Guantanamo
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08/06/2018 - 22:19
Human Rights First Calls for Release of Kavanaugh Documents
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08/06/2018 - 22:01
Human Rights and Civil Liberties Groups Urge APA Not to Reverse Human Rights and Ethical Protections for Guantanamo Detainees
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08/06/2018 - 08:39
Letter to APA Opposing Proposal to Weaken Anti-Torture Ethics Protections in National Security Detention for Psychologists
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08/03/2018 - 09:59
US Sent ISIS Detainees to Possible Abuse
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08/02/2018 - 07:21
CVT Letter to APA Questions Effort to Return Military Psychologists to Guantanamo
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07/31/2018 - 06:17
Iraq: Judges Disregard Torture Allegations
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07/25/2018 - 20:40
Landmark Kavumu Appeal Verdict Upholds Convictions
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07/23/2018 - 03:09
Russia: Lawyer covering torture case flees country after threats
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07/19/2018 - 02:28
Polands places of detention in the spotlight as UN torture prevention body concludes visit
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OHCHR
07/19/2018 - 01:26
UN Committee Against Torture to review Mauritania, Russian Federation, Seychelles and Chile
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OHCHR
07/15/2018 - 13:43
Lebanon: Exonerated Actor Details Torture
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07/12/2018 - 08:23
CVT Condemns Trump Administration Guidance to Severely Curtail Asylum Access
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07/11/2018 - 08:30
Iran: Young man flogged 80 times for drinking alcohol as a child
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07/10/2018 - 19:19
UAEs Universal Periodic Review outcome marked by controversies and contradictions, says Alkaramas Julia Legner at Human Rights Council side event
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Alkarama
07/06/2018 - 18:47
Uzbekistan: Mans 13-Year Detention Revealed
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Human Rights Watch
07/06/2018 - 10:15
UN torture prevention body visits Poland
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07/05/2018 - 03:11
Supreme Court blocks government on secret courts
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Ekklesia
07/04/2018 - 19:25
Lebanon: A Year On, No Answers on Deaths in Custody
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Human Rights Watch
07/04/2018 - 18:05
Ethiopia: Torture in Somali Region Prison
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07/04/2018 - 09:45
UN torture prevention body to visit Burundi, Costa Rica, Senegal and Switzerland; terminates Rwanda visit
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07/03/2018 - 05:18
Center for Victims of Tortures Atlanta Office Relocates to Clarkston, The Most Diverse Square Mile in America
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06/29/2018 - 16:31
CVT Welcomes Important Step Toward Increased Funding for Torture Survivors
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06/27/2018 - 21:45
WOLA Explains Recent Developments in Mexicos Ayotzinapa Case: A Series of Resources
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WOLA
06/25/2018 - 21:49
Message from OAS Secretary General on International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
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OAS
06/25/2018 - 21:16
Torture in Syrian detention facilities Joint letter to UN representatives on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
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Alkarama
06/25/2018 - 20:14
International Observatory Welcomes the Conviction of Two Soldiers for Sexual Torture against Valentina Rosendo in Mexico
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WOLA
06/25/2018 - 19:40
Center for Victims of Torture Presents 2018 Eclipse Award to TASSC International
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06/25/2018 - 19:12
CVT Decries Supreme Court Decision on Trumps Muslim Ban
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06/20/2018 - 20:40
CVT Denounces President Trumps Executive Order on Family Separation
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06/20/2018 - 11:12
Tibet Advocacy Coalition regrets US withdrawal from UN Human Rights Council, expressing fear that Chinas bullying will prevail
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SFFT
06/18/2018 - 17:00
Iran: Dervish Member Executed
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Human Rights Watch
06/14/2018 - 12:07
CVT Decries Cruelty Inflicted Upon Families and Asylum-Seekers by Trump Administration
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06/11/2018 - 00:28
UN expert says persistent claims of torture and impunity in Ukraine
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