TV Martí: Lawyers try to clarify situation of American accused of espionage in Cuba

The following interview with attorney Jason Poblete aired on TV Martí on May 7, 2018.  Based in Alexandria, Virginia, Poblete is part of a team of lawyers trying to clarify the case on an American accused of espionage in Cuba. Since Ms. Miyares was detained and held in Cuba in October 2017, she has been … Continue reading TV Martí: Lawyers try to clarify situation of American accused of espionage in Cuba

UPDATE 21- Zakka Family Thanks Congress For Their Efforts

Statement on the Continued Unlawful Detention of Internet Freedom Advocate Nizar Zakka Earlier today, the House Foreign Affairs Committee convened to markup H.R. 4744 - Iran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act, which was passed by the Committee and now goes to the House Floor for a vote. The measure, if passed by the House, would impose additional … Continue reading UPDATE 21- Zakka Family Thanks Congress For Their Efforts

Authorities Ignore Potential Cancer Diagnosis For US Resident Nizar Zakka, Deny Him Medical Care

The following article was published by Center for Human Rights in Iran on February 7, 2018. “Evin Prison officials are using medicine as a weapon” US permanent resident Nizar Zakka is being denied medical attention in Evin Prison despite being told by his doctor that he may be suffering from colon cancer, his US-based lawyer told … Continue reading Authorities Ignore Potential Cancer Diagnosis For US Resident Nizar Zakka, Deny Him Medical Care

La Prensa: Senadores de Estados Unidos incluyen sanciones a Roberto Rivas en Nica Act

El siguiente artículo apareció en la publicación nicaragüense La Prensa el 8 de enero de 2018. Un proyecto de ley de siete senadores fue actualizado, incluyendo el castigo al presidente del Consejo Supremo Electoral (CSE) Las sanciones de Estados Unidos contra el presidente del Consejo Supremo Electoral (CSE), Roberto Rivas, a través de la Ley … Continue reading La Prensa: Senadores de Estados Unidos incluyen sanciones a Roberto Rivas en Nica Act

La Prensa: Jurista Jason Poblete: “Inestabilidad Democrática en Nicaragua No Ayuda a Nadie en el Hemisferio”

El siguiente artículo apareció en la publicación nicaragüense La Prensa el 21 de diciembre de 2017. El experto Jason Poblete dijo que Estados Unidos está reevaluando su política hacia América Latina y que en el 2018 se verá un poco más definida El exasesor del Congreso de Estados Unidos, Jason Poblete, dijo este miércoles que … Continue reading La Prensa: Jurista Jason Poblete: “Inestabilidad Democrática en Nicaragua No Ayuda a Nadie en el Hemisferio”

Telaraña de Albanisa Está en la Mira de Estados Unidos, Dice Experto

El siguiente artículo fue publicado por La Prensa el 5 de diciembre de 2017. Jurista de EE.UU., Jason Poblete, explica el alcance de propuesta de congresistas en el caso de Nicaragua La carta enviada por un grupo de congresistas y senadores al presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump, en la que solicitan investigar y aplicar … Continue reading Telaraña de Albanisa Está en la Mira de Estados Unidos, Dice Experto

La Prensa Editorial on The Nica Act

On April 5, 2017, U.S. Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) re-introduced the Congress a bill which increases sanctions against the Ortega regime for it’s abuses against democracy and human rights.  H.R.1918 - the Nicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act (NICA) of 2017 was motivated by the lack of democracy, rule of law and transparency in Nicaragua, and specifically … Continue reading La Prensa Editorial on The Nica Act

Work by Global Liberty Defense highlighted in Nicaraguan Publication

One of the oldest newspaper in Nicaragua, La Prensa, highlighted the efforts by The Global Rule of Law & Liberty Legal Defense Fund in an editorial on entrepreneur and civil society advocate Roberto Bendaña McEwan. The article discusses the human rights violations, institutional backsliding in Nicaragua, and the unlawful use of the judicial system and … Continue reading Work by Global Liberty Defense highlighted in Nicaraguan Publication