“The words “sentenced to life” cuts lots of things; they do...

“Let the word 'lifer' be removed from us; if they do not want to release us, at least let's get rid of the word....

Nrnadzor: Convicts in the southernmost village of Armenia can move freely,...

Open type correctional facilities are mainly located in penitentiary establishments, but the Nrnadzor settlement is the only one in Armenia where the facility is...

“Not a self-respecting dog would eat prison food:” Former prisoner Arkadi...

Political scientist Arkadi Vardanyan, who was released from prison after being there for about five and a half years, in his conversation with Forrighs.am...

The Court recognizes the decision of the Placement Committee as illegal...

Artur Mkrtchyan, a life-term prisoner, has been in prison for nearly 23 years. On August 1, an unprecedented decision was made at the Avan...

Merab Kalashov was sent to France with his head fractured

A professional criminal Merab Kalashov is not in Armenia. He was extradited and handed over to French law enforcement bodies, but a criminal case...

“If they do not protect a sick person and let him...

Arthur Sakunts, a human rights activist and member of the public monitoring group in the penitentiary institutions, considers the ban on visiting...

“This is torture”: Defenders of Mher Yeghiazaryan, who died in penitentiary...

"The accused of embezzlement of millions of dollars are being charged today, but they are free, and Mher Eghazaryan, who has been...

“I wish, god willing, you get freed.” Victim’s successor to life-sentenced...

The trial of Artur Mkrtchyan, a life-sentenced convict, is continuing at the Shengavit Court of General Jurisdiction of Yerevan. On August...

They tied up his feet and hands, threw him on the...

For three months, Goris police officers have turned Vagharshak Avetisyan`s life into a real hell, beating and torturing him one after another. Vagharshak Avetisyan,...

“The state is hiding behind the victims”. The Ministry of Justice...

It is several days since the Ministry of Justice has submitted a draft bill on amendments to the law on "Pardon" on...