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…

Anti-Terrorism Case against Chiquita Moves Ahead

By Tracey Begley A suit against Chiquita Brands International filed by families of Americans kidnapped and killed by the FARC guerrilla force of Colombia will continue in federal courts after U.S. Judge Kenneth Marra of the Southern District of Florida…