Tag Archives: Salvador

El Salvador: Sweeping New Laws Endanger Rights

(New York) – Sweeping legal amendments passed by El Salvador’s Legislative Assembly in response to gang violence violate basic due process guarantees and children’s rights, Human Rights Watch said today. On March 30 and April 5, 2022, the Legislative Assembly approved a series of gang-related measures proposed by President Nayib Bukele that allow judges to… Read More »