Image: Louisiana State Penitentiary, known as Angola. © The Mob Film Company Ltd.
Urgent Update: We have received information that Rachid Nini has started a sit-in, on 13 June 2011, in protest of his prison conditions.
On 17 December 2010, the authorities of Cluj-Napoca in north-western Romania, forcibly evicted approximately 350 Roma people, including families with children, from Coastei Street at the centre of
Suliamon Olyfemi was sentenced to death after an unfair trial conducted in Arabic, which he does not understand.
As recently as October 2010, a drug called sodium thiopental was exported from the UK to the USA, where it was used by the State of Arizona in the execution of Jeffrey Landrigan.