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EU Must Not Ignore Iran's Human Rights Record, Says Former Political Prisoner
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The reason he wrote the letter, continued Razavi Faghih, “is simply to remind you of the violation of human rights and the trampling of the Constitution in Iran.” “The state is making a serious effort to strengthen anti-riot forces, … Razavi Faghih …

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Tony Blair's £5m deal with Kazakh president accused of human rights abuses
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A few weeks later the regime faced international condemnation when police opened fire on unarmed protesters in the western oil town of Zhanaozen, killing 15 civilians and injuring around 100 more. Mr Blair helped the regime to 'spin' the massacre when …

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Family files lawsuit against county for daughter's death: Second claim filed …
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The parents and brother of Yanira Serrano, who was shot in the chest June 3, 2014, after the family called 911 seeking medical assistance, filed the lawsuit Thursday in San Mateo County Superior Court, about a month after a federal judge dismissed a …

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EFF and ACLU Expose Government's Secret Stingray Use in Wisconsin Case
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In this standard FBI-issued NDA, signed by many other state and local agencies across the country, the police department agreed not to tell anyone (even the judge) in any civil or criminal proceeding that it had used a Stingray. It also agreed to …

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It's time Illinois ends civil asset forfeiture
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Right now, Illinois allows police to take and permanently keep private property they suspect was somehow related to criminal activity, but without having to prove the owner of that property used it in a crime, or even charging the property owner with …

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The First Amendment Hasn't Stopped Police From Harassing Copwatchers
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"The fact is that photography is power," said Jay Stanley, a senior policy analyst at the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and creator of the organization's guide to photographers' rights. "People are loathe to give up power, including police …

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Gyrocopter pilot sentenced in Washington
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(CBS) — Doug Hughes, the Florida man who flew his gyrocopter into Washington, D.C. and landed it on the west front lawn of the Capitol building last year, was sentenced in D.C. federal court on Thursday afternoon to four months in prison. The …

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'The army to set our nation free'
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The constitutional abuses he cited included the federal income tax system, gun control, federal education, and civil rights laws. He advised citizens to form their own “common law” courts to try officials who violated the constitution, and prescribed …

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'Savage rape' of special needs passenger by Go!Bus driver in Grand Rapids …
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“The defendants violated her civil rights by failing to protect her from sexual abuse.'' Police got involved after the victim disclosed the assaults to a social worker. At that time, Cramatie was still a Go!Bus driver employed by MV Transportation …

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