ICCPR Newsletter No. 5: Updates to Executive Summary and Shadow Reports

Welcome to the fifth edition of the ICCPR newsletter! In this edition, we feature updates on 14 shadow reports that the Network submitted to the UN Human Rights Committee on behalf of our members and partners. 

Please see the ICCPR Newsletter No. 4 to see the full Executive Summary with all 30 shadow reports.


USHRN Compiled Shadow Report Updates

Executive Summary Update

New Submission Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute NativeTribe

New Submission Sunny Slaughter Human Trafficking

B. Non-Discrimination and Equal Rights of Men and Women (Arts. 2, para. 1; 3; and 26)

Update CCR NYPD Stop and Frisk

Update Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute Racial Profiling & Police Misconduct

C. Right to Life (Art. 6)

Update Advocates for Human Rights Coalition VAW Gun Violence Stand Your Ground

Update Advocates Reprieve Death Penalty

D. Prohibition of Torture and Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, Right to Liberty and Security of Person, and Treatment of Persons Deprived of their Liberty (Arts. 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14)

Update Advocates for Human Rights Rights Refugees Asylum Seekers NonCitizens

Update CUNY Law, ACLU Children in Adult Prisons

Update Malcolm X Center Torture Criminalizing Dissent

Update UMiami, FANM, Americans for Immigrant Justice, CCR, Alternative Chance Deportations to Haiti

E. Elimination of Slavery and Servitude (Arts. 8 and 24)

Update Legal Aid, CUNY Law Urban Justice Criminalization of Trafficking Victims

G. Freedom of Assembly and Association (Arts. 21 and 22)

Update United Workers Congress Excluded Workers Freedom of Association Equality Non-Discrimination

H. Right to Take Part in the Conduct of Public Affairs (Art. 25)

Update Lawyers Ctte. ACLU Voting Rights

I. Other Considerations: Toxic Chemicals

Update Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute Toxic Chemicals

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