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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Spain: Amnesty International's Salil Shetty visits Spain
12 March 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY EUR 41/004/2012. 12 March 2012. Amnesty International's Salil Shetty visits Spain. ...

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Spain: Submission to the UN Committee on Economic, Social ...
1 March 2012

In this briefing to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Amnesty International provides information on and raises ...

Report       EUR 41/005/2012

Spain: Ruling on Baltasar Garzón is good news, but crimes ...
27 February 2012

The well-known Spanish investigating judge Baltasar Garzón has been cleared of charges of abuse of power, but crimes remain unpunished.

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Spain: Restrictions imposed by schools on the rights to ...
9 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 9 February 2012. AI Index: EUR 41/002/2012. Spain: Restrictions imposed ...

Public Statement       EUR 41/002/2012

Amnesty International | Spain: Trial of Judge Baltasar Garzón ' ...
20 January 2012

The Spanish Supreme Court's pending criminal trial of a pioneering investigative judge is a threat to human rights and judicial independence.

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Spain: Trial of Judge Baltasar Garzón 'a blow to human rights' ...
20 January 2012

A widely respected Spanish investigative judge faces trial on charges he abused his power in an investigation into Franco-era abuses.

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Spain: Human rights organizations press conference on judge ...
19 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: EUR 41/001/2012. 19 January 2012. Spain: Human rights organizations ...

PressItem       EUR 41/001/2012

Amnesty International | Spain: Discrimination condoned by the ...
14 December 2011

The Spanish authorities must stop the practice of police selecting individuals for identity checks based on their ethnic or racial characteristics.

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Spain: Stop racism, not people: Racial profiling and ...
14 December 2011

Police in Spain target people belonging to ethnic minorities for identity checks. People who are not "European-looking" can be stopped several times ...

Report       EUR 41/011/2011

Spain: Discrimination condoned by the authorities | Amnesty ...
13 December 2011

Report exposes extent of identity checks by Spanish police based on ethnic and racial characteristics and the consequences for ethnic minorities.

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