Reprieve

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
UK intelligence agents spied on privileged communications between lawyers and clients, including Abdel-Hakim Belhaj, who is suing the government for its role in his rendition and torture. (Photo: Reuters)
U.K. intelligence agencies were forced to release a cache of documents on Thursday exposing their illegal surveillance tactics that included spying on privileged communications between human rights lawyers and their clients in security cases. Internal memos from MI5, MI6, and GCHQ, released in response to a case brought by the Investigatory Powers...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
This mural is part of the 12 Hours Campaign in Sana'a, Yemen. Artists include Hadeel Almoafak, Hanan Alsurmi, Thi yazen Alalawi, and Murad Subay (Photograph courtesy of Murad Subay)
A Yemeni man who lost two family members to a U.S. drone strike is suing the...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. attorney argued on Monday that force-feeding, which is widely considered a form of torture, that the practice is not a "painful procedure." (Image via Reprieve)
In the first ever challenge to the U.S. government's ongoing and abusive force-...

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