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Iraq’s Secret Prisoners, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law
Posted on 16 May 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

In 2011, the Iraqi government announced that it had closed the misnamed Camp Honor, a prison located in Baghdad's "Green Zone" where prisoners were tortured. According to Human Rights Watch, the prison remains open today and is still being... Read More

China to phase out prisoner organ donation
Posted on 27 Mar 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

BEIJING (AP) - China will abolish the transplanting of organs from executed prisoners within five years and try to spur more citizens to donate, a top health official says. Rights groups call transplants from condemned prisoners a Full version (available... Read More