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Amnesty International | USA: Another 'botched' execution ...
30 April 2014

Last night's “botched” execution in Oklahoma provides yet another stark reason why authorities across the USA should impose an immediate moratorium ...

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USA: Another 'botched' execution underscores call to abolish ...
30 April 2014

Last night's “botched” execution in Oklahoma provides yet another stark reason why authorities across the USA should impose an immediate moratorium ...

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USA: After decades in isolation, time to release Albert ...
17 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/026/2014. EMBARGO DATE: 17 APRIL 2014. USA ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/026/2014

USA: Texas again set to execute for crime at age 18: Robert ...
16 April 2014

Robert Campbell, aged 41, is due to be executed on 13 May. He has been on death row for 22 years, over half of his life. This would be the third Texas ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/025/2014

USA: Federal Court issues decision in conflict minerals case
14 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/024/2014. 14 April 2014. Federal Court Issues Decision ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/024/2014

USA: Further information: Mexican national executed in Texas ...
10 April 2014

Ramiro Hernandez Llanas was put to death by lethal injection on 9 April in Texas. His execution went ahead despite evidence that his intellectual disability ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/023/2014

USA: Texas Governor must stop execution of Mexican man ...
8 April 2014

Rick Perry must stop Wednesday's execution of Ramiro Hernández Llanas, a Mexican national with a mental disability.

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USA/UK: Snowden alleges spy agencies have targeted ...
8 April 2014

Former US intelligence contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden's latest allegations point to a very real risk that human rights defenders, including ...

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Amnesty International | USA: Texas Governor must stop ...
8 April 2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry must stop Wednesday's execution of Ramiro Hernández Llanas, a Mexican national with a mental disability, Amnesty ...

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USA: A step in the rights direction
3 April 2014

Senate committee vote to declassify summary of CIA detention report – a welcome move, but much more needed.

Public Statement       AMR 51/021/2014