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Bahamas: further information on: death penalty: Ricardo ...
14 October 1996

The above, who was originally scheduled to be executed on 9 April 1996, has had his death sentence commuted to life imprisonment by the Judicial ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/013/1996

Bahamas: Further information on death penalty: Trevor ...
8 October 1996

A further stay of execution, until January 1997, has been granted to allow for an appeal to the Bahamas Court of Appeal.

Urgent Action       AMR 14/012/1996

Bahamas: Further information on death penalty: Trevor ...
11 September 1996

The above, who was scheduled to be executed in the Bahamas today, has received a temporary stay of execution until 30 September to allow for a ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/011/1996

Bahamas: Fear of imminent execution: Trevor Nathaniel ...
8 September 1996

Trevor Nathaniel Fisher is due to be hanged on 12 September 1996. It is reported that the Committee on the Prerogative of Mercy advised the Governor ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/010/1996

Bahamas: Further information on death penalty
4 July 1996

Stephen Charles Swaby, Richard Woods: The above, who were scheduled to be executed on 5 July, have both been granted stays of execution pending ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/009/1996

Bahamas: Death penalty
27 June 1996

Stephen Charles Swaby, Richard Woods: The above are scheduled to be executed on 5 July 1996. There is concern that the two men may not have ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/008/1996

Amnesty International Report 1996 updates
17 June 1996

This report covers selected events during the period from January to April 1996 and provides updated information on selected countries. It complements ...

Report       POL 10/005/1996

Death Penalty News June 1996
31 May 1996

1. Russia, Ukraine: Council of Europe demands cessation of executions; 2. AI calls on China to stop mass executions; 3. USA: New law restricts death ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/002/1996

Bahamas: further information on: death penalty: Ricardo ...
23 May 1996

The above, who was originally scheduled to be executed on 9 April 1996, has been granted leave to appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/007/1996

Bahamas: further information on: death penalty: Ricardo ...
8 April 1996

The above, who was scheduled to be executed on 9 April 1996, has been granted an eight-day stay of execution pending a further appeal on his behalf ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/006/1996