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Over-Incarceration in America: National and Local Perspectives

Hear from Milwaukee District Attorney John Chisholm, MacArthur President Julia Stasch, and others at this free Chicago event. Read More

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Justice Richard Goldstone to Receive MacArthur Award for International Justice

MacArthur will honor Justice Richard J. Goldstone, former Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia, with the MacArthur Award for International Justice. Read More

Remarks by Jonathan Fanton Announcing the MacArthur Award for International Justice

At a colloqium at American University, MacArthur' President Jonathan Fanton announces the second winner of the award, United Nations Special Prosecutor Richard Goldstone. Read More

MacArthur International Justice Lecture Series Advocacy Before Regional Human Rights Bodies: A Cross-Regional Agenda

Schedule of Events 8:30 am Registration 9:00 am Welcome by Claudio Grossman, Dean, Washington College of Law, and opening remarks by Jonathan Fanton, President, MacArthur Foundation 9:30 am Panel 1: Perspectives, Approaches and ... Read More
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International Criminal Court

To learn more about the MacArthur Foundation's support of the international criminal court, visit http://www.macfound.org/human_rights.

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MacArthur's Commitment to Human Rights & International Justice

To learn more about the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation's commitment to human rights and international justice, visit www.macfound.org/human_rights.

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Chino Edmund Obiagwu of Legal Defence and Assistance Project

The Legal Defence and Assistance Project, which advocates for prisoners' rights in Nigeria, was one of eight recipients of the MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions in 2008.

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Jonathan Fanton Calls on the UN Security Council to Continue Proceedings Against Sudan's Omar al-Bashir

MacArthur President Jonathan Fanton urges the United Nations Security Council to not stand in the way of the International Criminal Court's war crimes proceedings against Sudan's president. Read More

MacArthur's Jonathan Fanton Calls for Comprehensive Juvenile Justice Reform

In a letter to the New York Times editors, MacArthur President Jonathan Fanton argues that such reform must include the nation's mental health, child welfare, and education systems. Read More
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Kofi Annan Receives the MacArthur International Justice Award

On March 20, 2008, Kofi Annan received the MacArthur International Justice Award. Remarks from Jonathan Fanton, Robert Denham, Ban Ki-Moon, Kofi A.Annan and Drew Saunders Days.

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