Trinidad and Tobago: Vote on death penalty may resume executions

Index Number: AMR 49/002/2011
Date Published: 16 February 2011
Categories: Trinidad & Tobago

On 18 February the Congress of Trinidad and Tobago will debate changes to the constitution that could put dozens of people on death row in immediate danger of execution. The new legislation is aimed at resuming executions, which have not taken place in the country since 1999.

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