NGOs Partnership Key to China’s HIV/AIDS Policy

The Chinese government has only recently taken steps to address the nation’s HIV/AIDS epidemic. Earlier efforts focused primarily on foreigners, because the government believed that HIV/AIDS only affected homosexuals and that homosexuality was limited in China. China’s inability to effectively…

Criminal Procedures in Japan: The Need for Reform

By Ri Yoo, November 3, 2009 Japanese courts, prosecutors, and human rights organizations are closely monitoring the retrial of Toshikazu Sugaya, sentenced to life in prison and recently released when DNA testing did not connect him with the crime. Sugaya…