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Americas Unfair Trials

Venezuela: Venezuelan defenders face criminalisation

On 16 May 2022, recognised Venezuelan human rights defenders Marino Alvarado and Alfredo Infante received notification of a defamation lawsuit filed against them by the governor of Carabobo state, Rafael Lacava. The lawsuit comes as a response to a report published in March by the NGOs Alvarado and...
Kazakhstan Censorship and Freedom of Expression

Казахстан: Жанболата Мамая оставили под стражей

Журналиста и лидера незарегистрированной оппозиционной Демократической партии Казахстана Жанболата Мамая в очередной раз оставили под стражей на один месяц до 12 июня в качестве подозреваемого в совершении уголовного преступления по статьям об оскорблении представителя власти (ч. 2 ст. 378 УК РК) и...
Americas Detention

Venezuela: Venezuelan photographer arbitrarily detained

Carlos Debiais, a Venezuelan photographer, was detained on 12 November 2021 and has been arbitrarily held in Caracas since 12 April 2022, when a release warrant was issued in his name. Carlos Debiais was filming in Falcón state when he was questioned by security personnel of the state-owned oil...