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January 07, 2010
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By David Danzig, crossposted from Huffington PostAn army of political pundits is crying foul over the transfer of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab to the federal criminal court system.Transfer to the...
January 07, 2010
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(Nueva York, NY 7 de enero de 2010) Human Rights First elogi
January 07, 2010
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(New York, NY January 7, 2010) Human Rights First today praised passage of legislation that, for the first time, links U.S. aid to Colombia and Guatemala to the protection of human rights activists...
January 06, 2010
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Following the White House announcement regarding the suspension of detainee transfers from Guantanamo to Yemen, Human Rights First issued this statement urging that closing the detention facility...
January 05, 2010
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(Washington, DC January 5, 2010) Following today's White House announcement that detainee transfers from the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Yemen are temporarily on hold, Human...
December 22, 2009
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The L.A. Times and the independent investigative news outlet ProPublica published an excellent piece on Friday by T. Christian Miller on Iraqis who worked as translators for the...
December 21, 2009
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Five reasons to give $35 to Human Rights First this season – because you can help:1. Close Guantanamo for good and see that detainees are given due process;2. Demand policies that will help...
December 16, 2009
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Human Rights First's President and CEO, Elisa Massimino, testifies today before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law.Read our press release, or her full statement below....
December 16, 2009
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(Washington DC December 16, 2009) Human Rights First President and CEO Elisa Massimino today called for implementation of human rights treaties across the U.S. government, noting that the United...
December 16, 2009
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(Washington DC December 16, 2009) New parole guidance announced today by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is a strong first step in addressing the flawed U.S. policies that have led to...

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