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Advancing Human Rights 2017: A Status Report on Human Rights in the United States
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2017 Human Rights Status Report: Advancing Human Rights

Commit yourself to the noble struggle for human rights. You will make a greater person of yourself, a greater nation of your country and a finer world to live in. - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Click here to download USHRN's 2017 Status Report on Human Rights in the...
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Death Row USA (Spring 2012)

A quarterly report by the Criminal Justice Project of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
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Visiting Places of Detention: What Role for Physicians and other Health Professionals?

A 2008 guide by the Association for the Prevention of Torture intended for human rights monitors and members of other organizations (particularly the National Prevention Mechanisms established under the Optional...
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The Need for Prison Oversight

A 2009 fact sheet by Just Detention International
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Internal Exile: Collateral Consequences of Conviction in Federal Laws and Regulations

A 2009 report by the American Bar Association Commission on Effective Criminal Sanctions; and the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia on the collateral Consequences of Conviction in...
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Confronting Confinement: A Report of the Commission on Safety and Abuse in America's Prisons

A 2006 report by John J. Gibbons & Nicholas de B. Katzenbach, The Commission on Safety and Abuse in America's Prisons, on violence and abuse in U.S. jails and prisons,...
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