List of Issues Submitted by Malcolm X Center for Self-Determination and National Jericho Movement for Amnesty and Freedom of All (U.S) Political Prisoners

The report addresses the application of ICCPR protections to political prisoners and prisoners of war. It condemns practices such as prolonged solitary confinement, inmate segregation, and classification of prisoners according to perceived level of threat. It tackles the issue of accountability for such procedures, and questions the legality of the newly enacted 2012 National Defense Authorization Act, which further authorizes such practices.

Malcolm X Center for Self Determination; and Jericho Movement for Amnesty & Freedom of All (U.S.) Political Prisoners
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