IMPETUS report: US v. Donziger, 24 January 2022

United States v. Steven Donziger, No. 19-CR-561 (LAP); 11-CIV-691 (LAK), United States Federal Court, South New York Trial Division: Final Observations and Conclusions on the Criminal Contempt Proceedings in the Trial Division, 2019-2021, 24 January 2022. The report is posted at

IMPETUS monitors

In 2020, a group of international human rights practitioners and academics from the United States (US) and Canada formed a working group to develop International Monitoring Panels to Evaluate Trials in the United States (IMPETUS). The group identified a need to assess implementation of international human rights laws, norms, and standards within the US justice…