The 2013 Annual Report on
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A Libyan man seized by US forces in Libya on 5 October 2013 is being held and interrogated incommunicado in US military custody. He could also face the death ...
Urgent Action AMR 51/066/2013
The USA has again used its flawed “global war” theory to violate fundamental human rights principles, this time to carry out the abduction of Libyan national Nazih ...
Document AMR 51/065/2013
Herman Wallace, the 71-year-old man who spent over 41 years in solitary confinement in prison in Louisiana, finally passed away after losing his battle with liver ...
Marshall Gore was executed on 1 October in Florida for the murder of Robyn Novick, committed in 1988.
Urgent Action AMR 51/064/2013
The decision to overturn the conviction of a terminally ill man held in solitary confinement for more than 41 years after a flawed trial is a positive step but ...
US Secretary of State John Kerry is due to sign the Arms Trade Treaty at the UN General Assembly this week.
Herman Wallace, 71, diagnosed with liver cancer and given weeks to live, will die in prison if Governor of Louisiana does not grant him compassionate release.
Urgent Action AMR 51/063/2013
The USA ratified the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights in June 1992. Two decades later, the USA is failing to live up to its human rights obligations ...
Report AMR 51/061/2013
An opportunity for scrutiny of the application of the death penalty in the USA comes in October 2013, when the USA's human rights record will be reviewed by the ...
Report AMR 51/062/2013