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Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners: Hakawada ...
6 September 2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners: Hakawada Iwao [postcard]

Document       ASA 22/008/2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners : Horie ...
6 September 2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners : Horie Morio [postcard]

Document       ASA 22/009/2009

Japan: Further information: Two men hanged, others in grave ...
3 August 2009

Maeue Hiroshi and Yamaji Yukio were hanged on 28 July 2009. Three other men, Shinozawa Kazuo, Zoda Hiroshi and Ogata Hideki, remain in imminent ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/012/2009

The Wire, June/July 2009. Vol. 39, issue 003
1 June 2009

1) For a path out of poverty, take the human rights route 2) LiveWire 3) Maternal mortality: A woman a minute 4) Corporations, human rights and poverty ...

Document       NWS 21/003/2009

G-20 must set the example and clean up their human rights ...
28 May 2009

Amnesty International's Secretary General has called on the G-20grouping that brings together the world's leading economies to lead byexample and ...

Story      

Death Penalty: Media Briefing: Amnesty International's death ...
24 March 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA BRIEFING. EMBARGO: 24 March 2009 00:01 GMT. AI Index: ACT 50/006/2009. Amnesty ...

Document       ACT 50/006/2009

Japan: Deportation of Filipino couple from Japan is a violation ...
5 March 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 22/004/2009. 5 March 2009. Deportation of Filipino couple ...

Document       ASA 22/004/2009

Japan: Fear of Imminent Execution
27 February 2009

The five men named in this action, who were convicted of murder between 2002 and 2007, are now believed to be at imminent risk of execution. Justice ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/002/2009

Japan: Further information on fear of imminent execution ...
29 January 2009

Makino Tadashi was hanged on 29 January. He was one of four men put to death that day.

Urgent Action       ASA 22/001/2009

Japan: Still Waiting for Justice!
3 November 2008

Japan: Still Waiting for Justice!

Document       ASA 22/011/2008