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The Uruguayan Parliament's adoption of the Equal Marriage Act on 10 April will bolster human rights protections and bring an inclusive society for all a step closer ...
Uruguay today provided the crucial 10th ratification of a new UN Protocol which will allow individuals and groups to seek justice if their rights are trampled on ...
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
The Uruguayan government has revoked a controversial 1986 law that shielded officials from prosecution for crimes against humanity.
The Uruguayan Congress adopted a law early today that marks an important step toward justice for the many victims of gross human rights violations during the country's ...
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AMR 52/003/2011. 8 September 2011. Amnesty International Uruguay expresses its concern ...
Public Statement AMR 52/003/2011
Uruguay finally has a green light to investigate dozens of cases of human rights abuses from its period of military rule three decades ago.
Following a dramatic 49-49 vote Uruguay's Parliament has failed to annul the effects of a controversial 1986 amnesty law.
A law in Uruguay that has allowed the police and military to get away with torture and murder should be annulled, Amnesty International said today, as the country ...