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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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Amnesty International | USA/UK: Snowden alleges spy ...
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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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

USA: Loud and clear: UN Human Rights Committee makes ...
2 April 2014

In advance of its appearance before a United Nations treaty body in Switzerland last month, the US administration said that the USA would use this review ...

Document       AMR 51/022/2014

USA: Further information: Another Texas execution for crime at ...
28 March 2014

For the second time this month, Texas carried out an execution of a prisoner for a crime committed when he was 18 years old. Anthony Doyle was put ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/020/2014

USA: Texas execution set despite mental disability: Ramiro ...
24 March 2014

Ramiro Hernandez Llanas is due to be put to death on 9 April in Texas. His lawyers say his execution would be unconstitutional because of his intellectual ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/019/2014