Arizona’s SB 1070: Endangering Vulnerable Groups?

In the absence of national comprehensive immigration reform, Arizona’s state legislature passed the controversial Arizona Senate Bill 1070, also known as the Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act (“the Act”). The legislation requires a police officer to inquire…

Abuse of Children with Disabilities in State Facilities in the Americas

Participants: Eric Rosenthal (Executive Director, Disability Rights International), Sofía Galvan Puente (Mexico and Central America Programs Director, Disability Rights International), Raquel Jelinek (Inclusión Interamericana), Maria Veronica Reina (Partnership on Disability Development) Countries: Regional Topics: Rights of Children, Disabilities Update: On October…