(Defend Haiti): PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti  - On Monday in Haiti, the Federation of Bar Associations (FBH) called for the impeachment of the President of the Supreme Court and Superior Council of the Judiciary (CSPJ), Anel Alexis Joseph, for treason. The FBH also threatened an appeal to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights against the Haitian government.

All the presidents of the member bar associations of the federation signed on to a five-point resolution that will be sent to the Chamber of Deputies, with the third point requesting that the lower house indict CSPJ President Anel Alexis Joseph "for abuse" and follow up on impeachment.

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