"We are a society of rules," a school board member said when asked about punishments for students who participated in the school walkout to protest gun violence.
Forty-six students from Pennsylvania's Pennridge High School served detention over the weekend because of last week's nationwide walkout. On Saturday, the group used the opportunity to protest, sitting in a circle on the cafeteria floor while linking arms and wearing the names of victims of gun violence.
Olga Borisova and Sasha Sofeyev, two members of Pussy Riot, had lost touch with their friends and colleagues after leaving police custody in Crimea and heading to the airport.
In a 5-3 decision, the Supreme Court has said that detained immigrants don't have the right to periodic bail hearings.
'It is not unreasonable to infer that a person who has been detained in a station for over 12 hours... has a right to lie down and rest,' an appellate court judge wrote.
Moises Tino Lopez was arrested and detained for being undocumented. Less than a month later he was brain-dead and on a ventilator.
Out of the more than 33,000 complaints of sexual and physical abuse filed by detainees from 2010 until 2016, less than one percent of them were investigated.
The sites will be located in the greater Chicago, Detroit, St. Paul and Salt Lake City areas.
Some of those found guilty were also convicted of rape, organized transnational crime and forcible detention leading to death.
Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years hard labor in North Korea, but he was released after 18 months.
The camp is one of two Australian facilities for processing asylum seekers criticised by human rights bodies.
Crime reports are falling disproportionately in immigrant-heavy neighborhoods.
The decision to suspend the dress code came after Massachusetts' attorney general told the school to do away with the biased policy.
These migrants lack access to the most basic legal services, a new report finds.
A federal judge has temporarily halted President Donald Trump's executive order regarding refugees and Muslim immigrants.
State police claim that Jiang Tianyong has been released from detention, but his family and lawyer fear that he has been 'disappeared.'
Reports of abuse and self harm on Manus Island have drawn criticism from the U.N. and human rights groups.
A video aired Monday showed detention center guards teargassing and stripping inmates.
The authorities arrested William Booth on suspicion of inciting Arabs in the holy city.
U.S. authorities held Aamer at the prison, without charge or trial, for more than 13 years.
If the High Court of Justice upholds a recent district court decision, asylum seekers in Israel—mainly Eritreans and Sudanese—will have to agree to either indefinite incarceration or resettlement in a country that does not respect their basic rights
The elections come weeks after Saudi Arabia was appointed head of a human rights panel.
The decision to move asylum seekers to third countries was confirmed today.
Corrections Corporation of America has been sued by the ACLU and inmates for its mistreatment of detainees.
Being named in Senate expose opens the possibility of seeking justice for Mohammed al-Asad
Attorneys hope case will expose wrongful detention at Djibouti black site and hasten the release of the Senate's CIA torture report.