Response to Slanderous Articles on Punjab Human Rights Report

February 1, 2004 | Comments Off on Response to Slanderous Articles on Punjab Human Rights Report

The authors and publisher of Reduced to Ashes: The Insurgency and Human Rights in Punjab (May 2003) have responded to the slanderous articles written by Praveen Swami, and published in Frontline magazine on October 25, 2003.  The response, Swami’s articles, and comments by readers are available at the report’s website.

Lawyers Claim Rights Violations in Jailbreak Detentions

February 1, 2004 | Comments Off on Lawyers Claim Rights Violations in Jailbreak Detentions

Human rights lawyers met in Chandigarh to discuss the detentions of human rights defenders in the recent arrests related to the Jan. 22 jailbreak discussed in yesterday’s post.  The meeting was led by A.S. Chahal, the president of Lawyers for Human Rights International and advocate for one of the accused who escaped. The police have […]