Tag Archive: Committee of Mothers (Comadres)

In Re Tula – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1988-1989

The cases of three Salvadorans in the U.S. who seek political asylum still remain within the administrative conĀ­ fines of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS). For the past three years CCR has represented Ernesto and Ana Luz Benitez, and…
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International War Crimes

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In re Tula – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1992

Maria Teresa Tula viuda de Canales, a Salvadoran woman, is seeking political asylum in the United States. In El Salvador she worked with Comadres, the “Committee of Mothers,” an organization of women formed to advocate for “disappeared,” arrested and otherwise…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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