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April 27, 2010
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Honoring Damas de Blanco from Cuba Munir and Suciwati from Indonesia Special Guests Meredith Vieira, Sigourney Weaver Alberto J. Mora Dinner Chairs Lewis B. Kaden, Vice Chairman...
April 27, 2010
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By Andrew Hudson, Manager, Human Rights Defenders ProgramCrossposted from Huffington PostExposing links between local politicians and paramilitary death-squads normally doesn’t sound like grounds for...
April 26, 2010
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Washington, D.C., June 30 at 6:30pm At George Washington University Law School, 2000 H Street, NW, Room LL 101 The film is a 30-minute courtroom drama based upon the actual transcripts of the...
April 25, 2010
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On June 24, 2010, HRF's Elisa Massimino was honored with the Eclipse Award from the Center for Victims of Torture for work with military leaders on torture
April 25, 2010
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Cross-posted at The Huffington Post This week, Omar Khadr, the 15-year-old Canadian arrested by US forces in Afghanistan eight years ago, will finally face a trial. Or not. Although the defense...
April 24, 2010
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Washington, D.C. – March 16, 2010 Policymakers and experts in refugee and asylum law on March 16, 2010 met for a full-day symposium at Georgetown University Law School in Washington, D.C. The...
April 23, 2010
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Guatemalan government publishes analysis of a critical military archive that demonstrates responsibility of top military commanders for mass atrocities in the 1980s. Read HRF Analysis
April 23, 2010
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By Jesse Bernstein and Parastou HassouriAMMAN - Fatima is a single mother who fled Iraq after militia had kidnapped her father and brother. She herself was threatened for being the only female Iraqi...
April 22, 2010
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Human Rights First, along with 86 other faith-based, human rights, legal services and refugee assistance organizations and 81 individual asylum law practitioners, pro bono attorneys, law...
April 22, 2010
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By Elisa Massimino, CEO and PresidentCrossposted from Huffington PostWhat do Australia, Brazil India, the United States and Britain have in common?This week, Google named each of these nations among...

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