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A Malaysian man is at immediate risk of execution in Singapore. On 14 May, the Court of Appeal dismissed his appeal against a mandatory death sentence, which violates ...
Urgent Action ASA 36/001/2010
Yong Vui Kong has received a stay of execution, after lawyers argued that his earlier withdrawal of an appeal was void due to his poor mental health. His appeal ...
Urgent Action ASA 36/007/2009
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 4 th December 2009. AI Index: ASA 36/006/2009. Singapore: President must repeal 'cruel' mandatory ...
Document ASA 36/006/2009
Yong Vui Kong received a stay of execution on 3 December 2009, but is now scheduled for execution on 11 December. His appeal will be heard by the Court of Appeals ...
Urgent Action ASA 36/005/2009
Yong Vui Kong was sentenced to death for drug trafficking in January 2009. He had exhausted his appeals by October, and can now escape execution only if the president ...
Urgent Action ASA 36/004/2009
Amnesty International called on ASEAN member states to move human rights to the top of the agenda of the ASEAN summit, scheduled to take place this weekend in Thailand
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 36/002/2009. Date: 13 January 2009. Singapore: Executions since December defy global trend. ...
Document ASA 36/002/2009
Tan Chor Jin was hanged in the morning of 9 January 2009. The president had rejected his appeal for clemency in the last week of December. Tan Chor Jin had been ...
Urgent Action ASA 36/001/2009
La pena de muerte. El castigo máximo
Report ACT 50/015/2008