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A few days ago, peers voted by 306 to 178 against government plans to criminalise being a nuisance or annoyance in public.
The government will make some changes to its much criticised Lobbying Bill, but charities and NGOs say much more is needed.
Civil rights charity Inquest, which has been supporting the Mark Duggan family, has expressed deep concern about the official verdict on his shooting.
Rights groups have welcomed a ruling that a Mayor’s decision to forcibly evict 300 Roma in 2010, to a site adjacent to a waste dump, was illegal.
Louisiana has been asked to end its campaign of vengeance against Albert Woodfox and release him after nearly four decades of cruel treatment.
Israel plans the forced displacement of 23 Palestinians from three families from their homes near a West Bank settlement.
European leaders should hang their heads in shame over refusing and mistreating refugees from Syria, says Amnesty.
Vulnerable children who run away from home or care in England are more likely to ‘fall through the gaps’ because of new police definitions, says the Children’s Society.
The office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says Uganda's new anti-gay law is colonial and discriminatory.