• More than 200 lawyers file judicial complaint against Judge Lewis A. Kaplan over abusive targeting of human rights advocate Steven Donziger

    Download the files: Cover letter Complaint Appendix Complaint signed by 37 organizations representing 500,000 lawyers worldwide details shocking violations of the code of Judicial Conduct by U.S. judge in long-running Chevron retaliation campaign  Chevron and Kaplan targeted Donziger after he helped Indigenous peoples win a landmark $9.5 billion judgment against the company in 2011 for […]

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  • Urgent – Act Now to Stop the Deportation of Cambodian Refugees

    “We also raise our voice once more to stop the detention, criminalization and deportation of migrants and instead respect people’s right to seek safety. Further, we note that U.S. wars, interventions, sanctions and bombing are responsible for forcibly displacing people around the world from their homes. Ending these U.S. attacks on the peoples of the world is essential to achieving even the first steps toward global migrant justice.”

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  • NLG delegation observes Venezuelan regional elections

    Michael Ray On November 23, 2008, Venezuela held regional elections to elect governors, mayors and members of state legislative councils. These regional elections are held every four years and candidates elected will serve from 2008 to 2012. Elections are held on Sundays, which provides more persons the chance to vote. The National Lawyers Guild sent […]

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