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“Special Mission Immunity”: The Queen on the application of F v Secretary Of State for FCO and others

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June 2016


Correspondence with UK Government on IHAT Investigation

- NGO letter to David Cameron (27 January 2016)
- Reply from Ministry of Defence (22February 2016)

January 2016


United Kingdom’s 6th Periodic Report (due May 2017): Submission to Committee Against torture on List of Issues Prior to Reporting

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January 2016


Submission of the ICJ, JUSTICE, Amnesty International and REDRESS in Belhaj & Anor v Rt. Hon Jack Straw MP & Ors UKSC 2014/0264

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October 2015


Submission to the UK House of Lords on sexual violence in conflict

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September 2015


International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - Submission to the Human Rights Committee on the United Kingdom’s 7th Periodic Report

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June 2015


Torture Survivors' Handbook

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February 2015


NGO letter to the Prime Minister urging him to establish a judge-led inquiry into UK involvement in rendition and torture

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December 2014


NGOs Joint Letter to the Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (ISC)

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November 2014


Austerity and Legal Aid: Impact on Vulnerable Individuals 10 October 2014 Conference Paper Report

On 10 October 2014, REDRESS convened a workshop to recently introduced restrictions and upcoming changes to legal service provision, the impact of changes to welfare and support services that are already in place, the current state of the law on issues that vulnerable individuals often face, and the ways that relevant groups can work better together. The sessions included:

 

 

Below is a link to the Conference Paper summarising the presentations. REDRESS would like to thank all those that gave presentations and participated. 

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October 2014


REDRESS submission to parliamentary inquiry into the use of immigration detention

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October 2014


ANNEX: Allegations of abuses by Private Security Contractors providing immigration services in the UK

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October 2014


Submission to Foreign Affairs Committee Annual Inquiry

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August 2014


Submission to the Human Rights Committee (list of issues - United Kingdom)

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July 2014


Letter to FCO on Bahrain 16 July 2014

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July 2014


10 Reasons to Vote Against the Legal Aid Residence Test

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July 2014


Joint Letter to The Rt Hon William Hague MP from REDRESS and the APPG on Human Rights

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April 2014


Letter to Baroness Warsi on Bahrain

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April 2014


Letter to William Hague on the Detainee Inquiry

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March 2014


Submission to the UK Foreign Affairs Committee's Inquiry on Consular Assistance

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February 2014


REDRESS submission to Government on proposed legal aid changes

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October 2013


REDRESS submission to Crown Prosecution Service in response to consultation on Victims Right to Review Guidance

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September 2013


Submission to the Foreign Affairs Committee for its Annual Inquiry into the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's Human Rights Work in 2012

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May 2013


Submission to the Committee Against Torture on its List of Issues for Consideration of the UK'S 5th State Party Report

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April 2013


Colonel Kumar Lama

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January 2013


Submission to Foreign Affairs Committee Inquiry into UK’s Relations with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain

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November 2012


Tortured Abroad: The UK's obligations to British Nationals and Residents

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October 2012


Torture in Europe: The Law and Practice

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- Français

September 2012


Joint NGO preliminary comments on the first draft of the Brighton Declaration on the Future of the European Court of Human Rights

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March 2012


Submission to UK Ministry of Justice on “Justice and Security” Green Paper

Full text of the letter sent by REDRESS and 17 others, to Prime Minister David Cameron

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January 2012


Open letter to the Prime Minister concerning the Detainee Inquiry

Full text of the letter sent by REDRESS and 16 others to Prime Minister David Cameron

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January 2012


Universal Periodic Review, UK, 13th session, May-June 2012

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November 2011


Complaint against the Foreign & Commonwealth Office concerning consular assistance: rape by a soldier in Egypt

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November 2011


Submission to the UK Foreign Affairs Committee Inquriy into British Foreign Policy and the Arab Spring, September 2011

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September 2011


Human Rights Groups Withdraw from Detainee Inquiry

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August 2011


Ali Zaki Mousa and others v Secretary of State for Defence

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July 2011


Letter from Sir Emyr Parry Jones, REDRESS Chair, to the Foreign Affairs Committee, submitting evidence to its Annual Inquiry into the FCO’s Human Rights work

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June 2011


Mutua and others v. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office ["Mau Mau" case]

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March 2011


UK Extradition Policy

Submission to the Joint Committee on Human Rights (JCHR)

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January 2011


Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in the 27 Member States of the EU

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- Français

December 2010


Inquiry into alleged UK involvement in the mistreatment of detainees held abroad

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September 2010


Submission to the Baha Mousa Public Inquiry on the Recommendations for the Future (Module 4)

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September 2010


Briefing to Parliamentarians to oppose the Attorney General interfering with the arrest warrant procedure

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January 2010


Press Release - Government moves towards closing genocide loophole in UK law

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October 2009


Torturers Not Welcome In Britain\'s Shopping Malls, But Mass-Murderers May Be

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October 2009


Meeting the Needs of Torture Survivors in the UK

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October 2009


Press Statement: Parliamentarians Say: “Allow torture survivors to sue foreign torturers in UK"

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August 2009


Al Saadoon v. The United Kindom

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July 2009


Press Statement: Meeting the Needs of Torture Survivors in the United Kingdom Conference on 26th June 2009

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June 2009


Open letter to the UK Government on Rwanda Genocide

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May 2009


REDRESS Submission to Baha Mousa Public Inquiry

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May 2009


UK Counter-Terrorism Policies Undermine Anti-Torture Commitments New report released by REDRESS questions UK's commitments to combat torture.

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December 2008


Torture (Damages) Bill 2007-08: Compilation of Evidence

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July 2008


Ending Impunity in the United Kingdom for genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and other crimes under international law - Discussion Paper

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July 2008


Justice for Torture Survivors in the UK: Submission to Lord Archer in support of the Torture (Damages) Bill

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May 2008


Memorandum to the UK Ministry of Defence on the Aitken report An investigation into cases of deliberate abuse and unlawful killing in Iraq 2003 and 2004

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January 2008


UK Army in Iraq: Time to Come Clean on Civilian Torture

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November 2007


International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - Response to sixth periodic report of the United Kingdom, the British Overseas Territories and the Crown Dependencies

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October 2007


Smoke and Mirrors Remain - Intelligence & Security Committee Report Does Not End Concerns Over Torture, Renditions And The Rule Of Law – Positive Obligation To Respond To ‘Extraordinary Renditions’ Remains

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August 2007


Time to End The Smoke and Mirrors: Positive Obligations to Respond to “Extraordinary Renditions”, Memorandum to the UK Government

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July 2007


Memorandum from REDRESS to House of Commons Defence Committee on UK Operations in Iraq

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July 2007


Al-Rawi et al v. Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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July 2007


Non-Refoulement Under Threat: Proceedings of a Seminar Held Jointly by The REDRESS Trust (REDRESS) and The Immigration Law Practioners' Association (ILPA)

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November 2006


Ron Jones, Alexander Mitchell, Dr. William Sampson and Leslie Walker

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June 2006


The Case of A

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December 2005


SUBMISSIONS TO UK JOINT COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS: The alleged use of UK airports in extraordinary renditions and the implications of this for UK compliance with the UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (UNCAT) - 22 December 2005

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October 2005


SUBMISSIONS TO UK JOINT COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS: Submission prepared for the United Kingdom Joint Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights (JCHR) call for evidence on counter-terrorism policy and human rights, 14 October 2005

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October 2005


SUBMISSIONS TO UK JOINT COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS: Submission prepared for the United Kingdom Joint Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights (JCHR) call for evidence on UN Convention Against Torture, 30 September 2005

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October 2005


NGO submission in the Case of A to the House of Lords

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October 2005


The Protection of British Nationals Detained Abroad: A Discussion Paper Concerning Consular and Diplomatic Protection

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February 2005


Responding to the Needs of Torture Survivors in the United Kingdom: Report of the Seminar for Frontline Service Providers

Palace Hotel, Manchester, 25th June 2004

 

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November 2004


Comments to the United Kingdom\'s 4th Periodic Report to the Committee Against Torture

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October 2004


Al Skeini and others v. Secretary of State for Defence and another

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July 2004


The Queen On the application of Mazin Jumaa Gatteh al Skeini & others Claimants v. Secretary of State for Defence - REDRESS' Submission

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July 2004


R. Jones v. Saudi Ministry of the Interior et. al. - REDRESS' Submission

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March 2004


Reparation for Torture: A Survey of Law and Practice in 30 Selected Countries (UK (Scotland) Country Report)

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May 2003


The Impact of Al-Adsani v. The United Kingdom

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November 2002


Challenging Impunity for Torture : A manual for bringing criminal and civil proceedings in England and Wales for torture committed abroad

Researched and written by Mitchell Woolf
Sponsored by the Nuffield Foundation

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June 2000


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