Sri Lanka: Charges Against Author Shakthika Sathkumara Are Dropped

Sri Lanka: Charges Against Author Shakthika Sathkumara Are Dropped

Washington, D.C. – Freedom Now welcomes today’s decision by the Attorney General of Sri Lanka to drop pending charges against Shakthika Sathkumara. Initially arrested in April 2019, the 34 year old author faced up to 12 years in prison for a short story he published...