Tag: trial

The Death of the Guardian

  • November 30, 2018

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On November 29th, 2018, seven men were convicted of murdering Honduran activist Berta Cáceres. We’re looking back at the history of the case, as well as the causes Cáceres stood for during her life.



AJS Advocates for Safe Places to Give Testimony

  • October 26, 2016

One way in which AJS is helping to make the Honduran judicial system work is by advocating for better attention to victims and witnesses of crimes. These rooms, called “Gesell Chambers”, allow victims of sensitive crimes like interfamily violence, sexual abuse, or sexual assault to give their testimony before a court – without the fear, shame, and anxiety of appearing in a courthouse. That results in better testimony and more convictions!



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