Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Coalition for Prisoners’ Rights Addresses UN Human Rights Committee

The United Nations Human Rights Committee recently heard about the violations of indigenous prisoners’ religious freedoms at the hands of the United States throughout the country.

Huy, a Settle, Washington based non-profit formed in 2012 to reform state policy in regard to Native prisoners’ Indian religious freedoms and cultural expression, was joined by the National Congress of American Indians, Native American Rights Fund, and the American Civil Liberties Union in presenting their information to the U.N.

Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/02/18/coalition-prisoners-rights-addresses-un-human-rights-committee-153608

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