Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Press

Press Room

Press Release

Obama's Guantanamo Policy Condemned by PHR

03/10/2011

PHR condemns President Barack Obama’s recent announcement that military trials would resume for detainees being held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba?

Learn More »

Press Release

Bush Cancels Trip to Switzerland Amid Calls for Prosecution: PHR Applauds Efforts for Justice

02/07/2011

PHR today expressed support for the Center for Constitutional Rights’ (CCR) efforts to file two criminal complaints against Former President George W. Bush?

Learn More »

Press Release

Science Article Shows that the US Government Used Bad Science to Commit and Conceal Torture

01/06/2011

In an article to be published tomorrow by the journal Science, Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) experts show that the Bush administration relied on flawed science to justify the use of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques (EITs) which were previously recognized as torture by the U.S. government...

Learn More »

Press Release

Resuming Deportations to Haiti Violates US Commitments to Health and Human Rights

12/15/2010

PHR today denounced the decision of The Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) to lift the ban on deportations to Haiti for persons with criminal convictions.

Learn More »

Press Release

PHR and Six Advocacy Organizations Call for Elimination of Dangerous Section of Army Field Manual

12/01/2010

In a letter to the Pentagon, Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), in association with Amnesty International USA, the National Religious Campaign Against Torture, the Open Society Foundations, the Center for Victims of Torture, Human Rights First and Human Rights Watch, calls for an end to Appendix M of the 2006 Army Field Manual, which authorizes the use of sleep deprivation and isolation as part of the interrogation of detainees in US custody...

Learn More »

Items 76 - 80 of 142  Previous11121314151617181920Next

PHR News