FOIA

“People in El Salvador have a right to know”: Judge urges SOUTHCOM to retrieve documents from ‘purgatory’

April 8, 2019

UW Center for Human Rights legal counsel and researchers celebrate a successful hearing. L-R: Gardner Reed, UW Attorney General’s Office; Nancy Garland, UW Assistant Attorney General; UWCHR Director Prof. Angelina Snodgrass Godoy; Tom Burke and Jordan Clark, pro-bono attorneys with Davis Wright Tremaine; UWCHR student researchers Grace Sorensen, Francisca Gómez, Cristina Gamundi, Guy Oron, Miguel Mariscal, and Emily Willard.

Newly Declassified U.S. Embassy Cables Show Concern for El Mozote Massacre Trial

December 13, 2018

Jean Manes, U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador (Photo: Presidencia de El Salvador, public domain)

Deepening Our Engagement with Human Rights at Home

November 8, 2018

Undergraduate student researcher Cristina Gamundi, reviews U.S. Department of Justice documents obtained via public records requests. Photo: Corinne Thrash (Columns)

Newly Released Department of Defense Files Recount El Salvador Military Operations

October 4, 2018

UWCHR Sues DHS, ICE, & CBP for Access to Information on Immigration Enforcement in WA

September 21, 2018

UWCHR Celebrates Success of FOIA Lawsuit Against CIA

May 30, 2018

Rep. Jayapal Writes Letter Supporting UWCHR’s FOIA Research

May 2, 2018

UWCHR Sheds Light on Border Patrol Immigration Checks on Greyhound Buses

March 22, 2018

Extensive redactions on Customs and Border Patrol documents released to UWCHR under the Freedom of Information Act.