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20/10/2020

UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR WROTE TO MONTENEGRIN GOVERNMENT ON POLICE TORTURE

In relation to three cases of alleged police torture, which the three participants in the investigation of the so-called “bomb attacks” on the “Grand” bar and […]
12/10/2020

JUDICIAL COUNCIL IS NOT AUTHORIZED TO EXTEND THE DURATION OF THE JUDICIAL DUTY

Human Rights Action (HRA) considers that members of the Judicial Council exceeded their authority by deciding to wait for the decision of the Constitutional Court of […]
12/10/2020

ANOTHER PROTEST OF NGOs DUE TO THE COUP IN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT: STATE PROSECUTORS’ OFFICE TO REACT

Non-governmental organizations Human Rights Action (HRA), Center for Civil Liberties (CEGAS), European Association for Law and Finance (EALF), Institute Alternative (IA), Institute for the Rule of […]
09/10/2020

A JUDGEMENT FOR BETTER TIMES: JUDGE SANJA NIKIĆ ANNULS PARLIAMENT OF MONTENEGRO DECISION IN DISPUTE OVER THE DISMISSAL OF RTCG COUNCIL MEMBER NIKOLA VUKČEVIĆ

Human Rights Action (HRA) welcomes the verdict of the judge of the Basic Court in Nikšić, Sanja Nikić, which annulled the decision of the Parliament of […]
02/10/2020

APPEAL TO INVESTIGATE ALL INCIDENTS IN PLJEVLJA

The Human Rights Action (HRA) and Institute Alternative (IA) requested information from the Police Administration on how many misdemeanor and criminal charges were filed by the […]
22/09/2020

COMPLAINT ON ACTIONS OF DOCTORS AND MANAGEMENT OF THE SPECIAL PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL IN CASE OF JOVAN GRUJIČIĆ

Jovan Grujicic’s parents, Natasa and Budimir Grujicic, with the support of non-governmental organizations Action for Human Rights (HRA) and Juventas, filed a complaint today to the […]
21/09/2020

PROTEST AGAINST PRESSURE ON NGO MANS ACTIVIST

Human Rights Action (HRA) protests against the heinous insults addressed to Dejan Milovac, Deputy Executive Director of the NGO MANS, by the Mayor of Podgorica, Ivan […]
18/09/2020

IN4S PORTAL REMOVED ALL ILLEGAL COMMENTS ABOUT COLLEAGUE JOURNALIST DUŠKA PEJOVIĆ

Human Rights Action (HRA) complained to the editorial board of the IN4S portal on the comments published below the text entitled: “The regime may be ousted […]
09/09/2020

HRA PROTESTS PUNISHING TORTURE IN PRISON WITH SUSPENDED SENTENCES

The Human Rights Action (HRA) condemns Podgorica High Court’s decision to sentence all ten prison officers convicted of torturing prisoners in the Administration for execution of […]
05/09/2020

OPINION OF THE CITIZENS OF MONTENEGRO CONCERNING WARS IN FORMER YUGOSLAVIA AND THE PROSECUTION OF WAR CRIMES – PUBLIC OPINION SURVEY

Authorities are unwilling to prosecute war crimes; politicians from the 1990s should withdraw More than half of the surveyed citizens (53.6%) believe that the current ruling […]
05/08/2020

PROTECT FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: PROTEST AGAINST CRIMINALIZING INSULT

HRA protests the arrest of R.R. from Danilovgrad for posting insulting comments for President Milo Djukanović and DPS MP Petar Ivanović on his Facebook profile. Judging […]
30/07/2020

UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT NOTIFIED OF COMPLAINTS OF POLICE TORTURE IN THE “BOMB ATTACK” INVESTIGATION

The Human Rights Action (HRA), in cooperation with the Autonomous Civil Movement (ACM), informed the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or […]