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Mental health watchdog, Citizens Commission on Human Rights, has released a new article on the recent Senate report on the CIA’s Detention and Interrogation Program and points out that this
NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What: Press Conference of the New York Advisory Committee to the U.S.
New Report from Global Justice Center & World Organisation Against Torture: US Abortion Restrictions of Foreign Aid Perpetuate Torture and Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment
The mental health watchdog, Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR), calls upon the FDA to ban the electrical stimulation device being used to administer electric shocks to children at the
"In the spirit of the committee's requirements about impartiality of members, Chairman Grossman's and Vice Chairwoman Gaer's hostility toward Catholics and people of faith who are pro-life impugn the
WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alen J.
An independent panel of military, ethics, medical, public health, and legal experts today charged that U.S. military and intelligence agencies directed doctors and psychologists working in U.S. military detention centers to violate standard ethical principles and medical standards to avoid infliction of harm.
New research in Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, WADEM's peer-reviewed journal, concludes that force-feeding prisoners violates medical ethics and amounts to torture. (PRWEB)
Previously, there had been a lack of reliable data in Germany on the long-term psychological consequences of political imprisonment in the GDR.
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