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April 30, 2011
National security experts agree: torture did not lead to bin Laden. Download
February 28, 2011
According to news reports, more than 140,000 refugees have fled Libya in the wake of ongoing turmoil, a number that is expected to grow in the coming days and weeks. UN officials on the ground along...
December 31, 2010
Why is the Refugee Protection Act of 2011 important? The United States has a proud history of providing refuge to victims of persecution. This tradition is a core component of this country’s...
December 31, 2010
The vast majority of U.S. private contractors do their jobs conscientiously and courageously - often putting their lives at risk in places like Iraq and Afghanistan. But there have been a series...
December 31, 2010
Why the United States needs to clarify U.S. criminal jurisdiction over U.S. Contractors fielded abroad. Download
March 31, 2010
Mass atrocities are organized crimes whose perpetrators need money, weapons,transportation, and other means to commit widespread and systematic violence against civilians. A country,...
December 31, 2009
Table of Guantanamo habeas cases in the U.S. District Court of D.C. - grants & denials. Download
December 31, 2007
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December 31, 2007
Human Rights First calls on all governments to implement the following Ten-Point Plan for combating violent hate crimes:  Acknowledge and condemn violent hate crimes...
December 31, 2007
Written in 2008 in response to the atrocities in Darfur, this guide outlines three innovative ideas to enhance the effectiveness of arms embargoes. Targeting parts of the arms supply chain, such as...

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