136 ABA Journal articles on Human Rights.
Feb 13, 2018 4:45 PM CST
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Feb 1, 2018 12:50 AM CST
The ABA is paying tribute to lawyers who support human rights throughout the world by recognizing the 2018 Day of the Endangered Lawyer, according to a statement by ABA President…
Jan 24, 2018 9:02 AM CST
Dec 22, 2017 9:00 AM CST
A prominent human rights lawyer in China, whose guilty plea came in what had been criticized as a sham trial, was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison for inciting…
Nov 27, 2017 7:00 AM CST
The FBI’s most recent “Crime in the United States” report lacks almost 70 percent of data tables it provided in the 2015 report, according to Human Rights Watch.
Nov 17, 2017 2:06 PM CST
Updated: M. Cherif Bassiouni, a human rights advocate and former DePaul University law professor, has died at the age of 79.
Bassiouni died Monday at his Chicago home, the Sep 26, 2017 12:25 PM CDT
In a ruling issued just 11 days after oral arguments, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a district court’s limits on restrictions on travel to the U.S.…
Sep 7, 2017 9:07 PM CDT
The recently proposed Protection of Children Act of 2017 would place some children in harm’s way, the ABA argued Wednesday in a letter to the House Judiciary Committee.
Jun 14, 2017 12:14 PM CDT
Further arms sales to Saudi Arabia would violate federal law, unless the country takes steps to comply with international humanitarian law, according to a law professor whose opinion was provided…
May 22, 2017 3:42 PM CDT
Apr 3, 2017 1:51 PM CDT
Apr 1, 2017 5:00 AM CDT
An Oregon judge has approved an application by a writer and video game designer to change from the male sex to “agender.”
Judge Amy Holmes Hehn approved the petition submitted…
Mar 24, 2017 11:19 AM CDT
ABA President Linda A. Klein condemned suicide bombings in the capital of Syria, one of which occurred at the main courthouse, in a statement on Monday.
“We send our…
Mar 22, 2017 9:40 AM CDT