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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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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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U.S. Government's Fourth Periodic Report on ICCPR

The U.S. Government submitted its fourth periodic report to the Human Rights Committee on December 30, 2011. This report gives the government's account of how it is comlying wtih the ICCPR.
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NGO Shadow Reports from the 2006 US Review

This is a link to the UN Office of the High Commissioner that includes all of the ICCPR NGO shadow reports submitted to the Human Rights Committee for the 2006...
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