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A Report by the Human Rights Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law

The heat in Texas prisons is so severe that at least 14 inmates have died since 2007 in Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) facilities, despite the fact that the TDCJ has been aware of the problem for years. Whether through litigation, letters from legislators, pleas from inmates and their...
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MSNBC on April 17th UPR Event - Experts Pan US for disappointing human rights record

Legal experts pan US for disappointing human rights record (MSNBC) 04/17/15 08:12 PM By Willa Frej NEW YORK CITY – The United States has a record of human rights abuses...
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USHRN Hiring! Membership Organizer

The US Human Rights Network (USHRN) seeks a membership organizer to lead education, recruitment, and coordination of current and future members towards its goal to support and grow a human...
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USHRN Hiring! Digital Communications Specialist

The US Human Rights Network (USHRN) seeks a Digital Communications Specialist to support its work to raise awareness on human rights concerns in the United States, and build the collective...
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2015 UPR Working Group Chairs and Co-chairs

This document provides information about the chairs and co-chairs for the USHRN Universal Periodic Review Working Groups.
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