Rwanda Campaigns

Rwanda: Arrest and detention of Professor Peter Erlinder

THE ILLEGAL ARREST AND DETENTION OF PROFESSOR PETER ERLINDER Lawyers’ Rights Watch Canada Gail Davidson, John Cotter, and Brian Cheng Overview On 28 May 2010, Professor C. Peter Erlinder was arrested in Rwanda for engaging in legitimate criminal defence work for Ms. Victoire Ingabire … [Read more...]

Rwanda: Arrest and Detention of Professor Peter Erlinder | Letter

Re: The Illegal Arrest and Detention of Professor Peter Erlinder To: His Excellency General Major Paul Kagame; The Right Honorable Bernard Makuza; The Honorable Mr. Tharcisse Karugarama From: Gail Davidson, Executive Director, LRWC; John Cotter, Barrister and Solicitor; Brian Cheng, LRWC … [Read more...]

Rwanda: Lusambo wa Karume – lawyer

On August 3, 2000 lawyer Lusambo wa Karume was reported by Amnesty International to have been arrested and held by the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Democratie - Goma. [link to urgent action campagn] Lusambo wa Karume was reported [link to Amnesty International,, AI Index: 62/25/00] released … [Read more...]