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DronesTorture
May 15, 2018

The latest on Gina Haspel and a major victory in our fight against torture

Some big news from the Reprieve family: A victory in our ongoing challenge to the CIA’s…
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Secret PrisonsTorture
May 10, 2018

BREAKING: UK Prime Minister apologizes for country’s role in CIA abduction, torture and rendition of Abdul-Hakim Belhaj and Fatima Boudchar

In an unprecedented statement to the British Parliament today, the UK Prime Minister acknowledged her…
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Guantánamo Bay
May 10, 2018

Gina Haspel has raised her right hand and forsworn torture – that is not enough

Haspel has now raised her right hand and forsworn torture, just as George Bush insisted…
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Drones
May 3, 2018

Two journalists ask the U.S Government to remove them from the Kill List

Returning from Guantánamo, I flew directly to D.C. for our hearing in federal court on…
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Guantánamo Bay
May 3, 2018

BREAKING: Trump transfers first detainee out of Guantánamo

The Trump administration has transferred a Guantánamo Bay detainee, Ahmed Muhammed Haza al-Darbi, to Saudi Arabia. This…
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Drones
May 1, 2018

Journalists challenge drones ‘Kill List’ in federal court

Two journalists – one an American citizen and another an acclaimed reporter for the international…
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Guantánamo Bay
April 27, 2018

My client is held indefinitely in Guantánamo – we have simply failed to let him go

Today will pass like any other day for a man in an isolated prison more…
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Death Penalty
April 4, 2018

Mass trials and the death penalty in Egypt

Mass trials have routinely led to death sentences, resulting in a dramatic expansion of Egypt’s…
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Death Penalty
April 4, 2018

Article 122 – the loophole that allows death sentences for children

The arbitrary arrests, unfair trials, and illegal death sentences inflicted by the Egyptian government on…
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Death Penalty
April 4, 2018

Egypt’s crackdown on dissent – and the two laws underpinning it

The Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi launched his crackdown on human rights immediately after the…
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