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USA: Sentencing disparity at issue in death case: Johnny ...
23 June 2014

Shane Kormondy, a Florida inmate who has exhausted his normal court appeals, is seeking commutation of his death sentence to life imprisonment, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/039/2014

USA: Time for truth and justice: Reflections and ...
23 June 2014

In late 2012, the US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) completed a review it had begun in 2009 into the secret detention and interrogation ...

Report       AMR 51/035/2014

Cuba: Journalist threatened and attacked: Roberto de Jesús ...
20 June 2014

Roberto de Jesús Guerra Pérez, director of the independent news agency Hablemos Press has been receiving threatening telephone calls and was ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/001/2014

Colombia: Further information: Trade unionist attacked, life at ...
19 June 2014

Trade union leader José Onofre Esquivel Luna was in a car in Medellín, northwest Colombia on 16 June, when two men started shooting at him. His ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/025/2014

Colombia: new law aims to address impunity for conflict ...
19 June 2014

Amnesty International. Public Statement. AMR 23/024/2014. 19 June 2014. Colombia: new law aims to address impunity ...

Public Statement       AMR 23/024/2014

USA: Man seized in Libya faces death penalty in USA
18 June 2014

A Libyan man seized by US forces in Libya on 15 June is being held incommunicado in US custody at an undisclosed location, possibly a ship. ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/037/2014

Honduras: Surveillance and attacks on human rights NGO
18 June 2014

Members of COFADEH, a prominent Honduran human rights organization based in Tegucigalpa, the capital, have reported being the subject of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/007/2014

Mexico: further information: Jorge Arzave Orihuela gets new ...
17 June 2014

Human rights defender Jorge Arzave Orihuela has received a further threatening phone call at his home in Lomas de San Francisco Tepojaco, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/022/2014

Colombia: Peasant farmers threatened, leader shot at
16 June 2014

An employee of a company claiming ownership of La Europa farm, in Northern Colombia, shot at Andrés Narvaéz Reyes, a leader of the peasant farmers ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/023/2014

Amnesty International | PARAGUAY: No justice for peasants in ...
15 June 2014

Investigations into the deaths of 17 people during a forced eviction in Paraguay two years ago have been completely skewed in favour of the police, ...

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