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A Mexican man who denounced federal police for kidnapping, torture and extortion has been found dead.
Mexican priest Father Alejandro Solalinde Guerra has been threatened with death as a result of his work defending migrants' rights. His life is at risk.
Urgent Action AMR 41/024/2012
Human rights defenders working on behalf of trade unionist Marcelino Coache, and his family, continue to be threatened and intimidated in Oaxaca, Mexico in a pattern ...
Urgent Action AMR 41/023/2012
Maximino García Catarino, a leading member of the Organization for the Future of the Mixteco People, was released from prison in Ayutla de Los Libres, Guerrero ...
Urgent Action AMR 41/021/2012
Community leader and human rights defender Bernardo Vásquez Sánchez was shot dead on 14 March. His brother and cousin, also members of the community organization ...
Urgent Action AMR 41/020/2012
Two new measures to protect Mexico's journalists and human rights defenders need swift backing from federal and state authorities.
On 15 March 2012, the case of Maximino García Catarino will go to a Mexican appeal court to challenge his committal to trial on a charge of murder. He is a human ...
Urgent Action AMR 41/019/2012
The offices of Mexican women's rights organization Consorcio Oaxaca have been broken into again, and the staff have been threatened. Their human rights work for ...
Urgent Action AMR 41/017/2012
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AMR 41/018/2012. 8 March 2012. Mexico: Enf orced disappearance , a state crime ignored and downplayed. ...
Public Statement AMR 41/018/2012
In 2011, 14 cases of individuals at risk were selected to feature in the Letter Writing Marathon. The aim of "Write for Rights" is to bring about change in the ...
Report ACT 30/038/2012