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George Clooney's human rights lawyer wife meets with PM at Number 10

Mrs Clooney met with Mr Cameron in June in the House of Commons to raise Mr Nasheed's plight with the government

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Amal Clooney continues to fight for human rights in the Maldives

Noted presence: Amal's visit drew attention from the press and locals as she arrived to meet with the ex Maldives leader

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Shirin Ebadi - an Iranian lawyer, a former judge and human rights activist and founder of Defenders of Human Rights Center in Iran. On 10 October 2003, Ebadi was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her significant and pioneering efforts for democracy and human rights, especially women's, children's, and refugee rights.

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Australian Lawyers for Human Rights is urging greater involvement in the human rights practice area, after giving the federal government a score of “F” for its “dire performance” in protecting vulnerable people. Stay connected with

SRI LANKA: Victims of rape continuously denied justice now live in fear — Asian Human Rights Commission

It's Amal versus the genocide-deniers: Mrs Clooney leads Euro-court fight for Turkish MP to be prosecuted for calling death of 1.5million Armenians 'a lie'

Appeal: Mrs Clooney will advise Armenia as they challenge the European Court of Human Right's ruling that the freedom of speech of Doğu Perinçek, who was found guilty by a Swiss court in 2008, was violated

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I wonder if people realise that in many countries women had to fight for visitation rights to their children, as they automatically went to the male.

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