HUMAN RIGHTS CLINIC

Watch Panel: Home Truth Documentary on Trauma of Domestic Violence
Thursday, June 22, 2017

Shot over the course of nine years, Home Truth chronicles one family’s incredible pursuit of justice, shedding light on how our society responds to domestic violence and how the trauma from domestic violence can linger through generations.

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Human Rights Clinic Students Travel to Haiti to Research U.S. Deportee Issues
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Two Human Rights Clinic students, Geoffrey Louden and Lauren Geraghty, recently traveled to Haiti to conduct field research on conditions facing Haitians who have been deported from the United States. The students traveled under the...

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Human Rights Clinic Students Travel to Haiti to Research U.S. Deportee Issues
Friday, February 27, 2015

Two Human Rights Clinic students, Geoffrey Louden and Lauren Geraghty, recently traveled to Haiti to conduct field research on conditions facing Haitians who have been deported from the United States. The students traveled under the...

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Immigration and Human Rights Clinic Publish Report on Post-Earthquake Haiti
Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Miami Law's Immigration and Human Rights Clinics, in collaboration with the University of Chicago Law School International Human Rights Clinic, have recently published a report that documents the stories of the men and women who have...

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HOPE Fellow Strives to Close the Gaps in Inequality through Internship at ACLU
Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Mitun Mitra, at far right, with his parents and sister. (Photo: Provided to Miami Law)

Miami Law student Mitun Mitra was born in Bangladesh and even though he immigrated to the United States at a young age, he still remembers...

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Human Rights Clinic Participates in Hearing on Stand Your Ground Laws Before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Third year law student Charlotte Cassel provides a first-person account on her experiences before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Cassel, a Miami Scholar, is a student attorney in Miami Law’s Human Rights Clinic....

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U.N. Committee Issues Recommendations to the U.S. Reflecting Advocacy of Human Rights Clinic
Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Human Rights Clinic students Charlotte Cassel and James Slater along with Professor Caroline Bettinger-Lopez at the entrance to the United Nations Palais des Naciones in Geneva.

Last month, Miami Law Human Rights...

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Colombian Human Rights Defender Shares Her Story at Miami Law
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Lila Peña Silva claims that she was neither born nor trained to be a human rights defender. But the Colombian wife and mother found herself suddenly thrust into that role after she became a self-described "victim of state-sponsored violence...

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Human Rights Clinic Submits Amicus Curiae Brief on Dominican Republic's Mass Deportations of Haitians to Inter-American Court of Human Rights
Monday, November 11, 2013

The University of Miami School of Law Human Rights Clinic has submitted an amicus curiae brief in the case of Benito Tide Méndez et al., v. Dominican Republic before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. The brief...

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Human Rights Clinic Hosts Forum and Presents Reports on Human Rights in the U.S.
Monday, October 28, 2013

Charlotte Cassel, a student in the Human Rights Clinic, presenting on domestic violence (Photo: Miami Law) 

To mark the ICCPR National Day of Action (International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights) where advocates and...

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