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Publication • July 20, 2017
HRDC editor job description final 7-20-17 Human Rights Defense Center: Managing/Copy Editor The Human Rights Defense Center (www.humanrightsdefensecenter.org) is a nonprofit organization that advocates for the human rights of people held in U.S. detention facilities. For the past 27 years HRDC has published a monthly magazine, Prison Legal News, that ...
Publication • May 26, 2017
HRDC National Media Guide 2017 National Speaker & Media Expert Guide The HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENSE CENTER is an internationally recognized civil rights advocacy organization headquartered in Palm Beach County, Florida. HRDC’s headquarters is within driving distance of numerous media hubs including Miami, Fort Lauderdale & West Palm Beach. Founded in ...
A Primer on Prisoners’ Constitutional Rights by Alex Friedmann Prison Legal News (PLN) regularly reports on prison and jail-related court decisions involving violations of prisoners’ constitutional rights. Those who are new to the arena of civil rights litigation and unfamiliar with prisoners’ few remaining rights may need a basic introduction ...
Publication • December 5, 2014
HRDC and PLN press release for Human Rights Day event 2014 For Immediate Release Contacts Paul Wright (561) 360-2523, Executive Director, HRDC Judy Cohen, (561) 360-2523, Office Manager, HRDC Celebrating Human Rights Day on Dec 10th by calling for an end to mass incarceration Community Event in Palm Beach County ...
Publication • December 2, 2014
HRDC 2014 Fundraiser Letter Human Rights Defense Center DEDICATED TO PROTECTING HUMAN RIGHTS November 19, 2014 Dear Human Rights Defender, I want to thank you for your past support of Prison Legal News (PLN) and the Human Rights Defense Center; we have had an exciting and successful year thus far ...
Publication • September 11, 2014
Press release - Lewis County, WA injunction entered in PLN censorship suit PRESS RELEASE Human Rights Defense Center For Immediate Release September 11, 2014 Federal Court Orders Lewis County Jail to Stop Widespread Censorship “First Amendment rights are too important to be subject to such arbitrariness.” – Judge Creatura TACOMA, ...