No Unfair Detainment. Nobody
has the right to put us in prison without good reason and keep us
there, or to send us away from our country."
Now read the short story about this important human right.
No Unfair Detainment
is in a difficult marriage. Her husband is very strict. He gives her
many rules. He tells her whom to talk to, what to do, and where to go.
longer they are married, the stricter he gets. Marcy feels more and
more uncomfortable. She tries to find reasons to leave the house more
One day, Marcy's husband tells her that she can't leave
the house at all anymore without permission. He tells her she has to
stay home. He puts an alarm on the doors and windows so that if she
tries to leave, the alarm rings.
This scares Marcy. She feels like a prisoner. She calls her friend
Theresa tells Marcy that her husband's behavior is against the law.
Theresa tells Marcy that she has rights.
Theresa goes to Marcy's house to get her. She takes Marcy to her house,
and gives her all the help she needs.
calls her husband and tells him how she feels. She tells him that she
knows he wants the best for them, but she will not be controlled like
that anymore. Marcy's husband realizes that he is wrong and he gets