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Other 27 Apr 17

The Disappearing Trial Report

A report drawing on research from over 90 countries, examining the growing reliance on plea bargaining. The report was produced with the pro-bono support of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Read and download the report here. A summary...

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News 27 Oct 16

Fair Trials signs joint letter to Polish authorities on constitutional crisis

Fair Trials has recently signed a joint letter to the Polish authorities calling for a solution to the constitutional crisis that is currently undergoing in Poland. The letter, addressed to President Andrzej Duda and Prime Minister...

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Other 19 Oct 16

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Fair Trials urges UK Foreign Secretary to call for Ethiopia to release British national held on death row

Fair Trials has signed an open letter to Boris Johnson, UK Foreign Secretary, asking him to reconsider his refusal to call for Ethiopia to return British national Andy Tsege to the UK. The letter, co-signed by Reprieve, Article...

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News 19 Oct 16

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Fair Trials joins calls to end human rights abuses under state of emergency in Turkey

Fair Trials has recently signed a joint letter with other international NGOs to the Turkish government, calling for an end to human rights violations under the state of emergency declared in the country after the attempted...

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Pre-Trial Detention 14 Sep 16

Submission to UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Fair Trials welcomes the opportunity to provide a short contribution in response to the Public Consultation on revising the European Consensus on Development. With the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (the “2030 Agenda”) comprising 17 Sustainable...

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EU Defence Rights 28 May 16

Training – Videos

Defence lawyers work day in, day out as the front-line defenders of the human right to a fair trial. One of our core goals is to help them to do this crucial work as effectively as...

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