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The Bahamas: Death penalty : Trevor Nathaniel Pennerman ...
14 October 1998

Trevor Nathaniel Pennerman Fisher was hanged on 15 October 1998. Richard Woods, another death row inmate, was executed one hour later. These ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/008/1998

The Bahamas: Death penalty: Trevor Nathaniel Pennerman ...
12 October 1998

Trevor Fisher and Richard Woods are scheduled to be executed on 15 October 1998, despite the fact that the Inter-American Commission on Human ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/007/1998

Bahamas: Fear of imminent execution / death penalty: Trevor ...
5 October 1998

On 5 October 1998 the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council (JCPC), Bahamas' highest appeal court, located in London, ruled that it would not be ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/006/1998

Bahamas: Asylum-seekers at risk
28 September 1998

This document briefly outlines the situation in the Bahamas where there is concern that refugees are being denied their rights to international protection ...

Report       AMR 14/005/1998

Bahamas: Further information on death penalty: Trevor ...
1 April 1998

Trevor Nathaniel Fisher, who was scheduled to be hanged today, has received a temporary stay of execution. After holding a hearing on his constitutional ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/004/1998

Bahamas: Further information on death penalty: Trevor ...
30 March 1998

Trevor Nathaniel Fisher is scheduled to be hanged in The Bahamas on Thursday 2 April 1998. The execution was scheduled despite the fact that Trevor ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/003/1998

Bahamas: Further information on fear of imminent execution ...
14 January 1998

Roger Chad Goodman, Anatole Mcquay, Sean Poitier and Alexander Williams: These individuals, scheduled to be hanged on 13 January 1998, have ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/002/1998

Bahamas: Fear of imminent execution:
8 January 1998

Roger Chad Goodman, Anatole Mcquay, Sean Poitier and Alexander Williams: On 13 January 1998 death warrants have been issued for the hanging ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/001/1998

Bahamas: Further information on death penalty: John Higgs
27 July 1997

John Higgs has received a stay of execution pending the outcome of his petition for leave to appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/003/1997

Bahamas: Death penalty: John Higgs
20 July 1997

John Higgs has been read a warrant for his execution to be carried out on 29 July 1997 at 8am local time.

Urgent Action       AMR 14/002/1997