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Louisiana must end its campaign of vengeance against Albert ...
10 October 2013

Following the death of Herman Wallace last Friday, who was held in solitary confinement for over 41 years, Amnesty International is launching a campaign ...

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Amnesty International | Louisiana must end its campaign of ...
10 October 2013

Following the death of Herman Wallace last Friday, who was held in solitary confinement for over 41 years, Amnesty International is launching a campaign ...

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USA: Further information: Herman Wallace died two days after ...
9 October 2013

On 1 October 2013 a federal judge overturned Herman Wallace's conviction for the 1972 murder of a prison guard and ordered his immediate release ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/068/2013

USA abducts man, holds him incommunicado
8 October 2013

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 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/066/2013

USA: Abduction in Libya violates human rights, undermines ...
7 October 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 ...

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Justice deferred to the end | Amnesty International
4 October 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 ...

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USA: Further information: Florida carries out fifth execution of ...
2 October 2013

Marshall Gore was executed on 1 October in Florida for the murder of Robyn Novick, committed in 1988.

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USA overturns conviction of terminally ill man held in isolation ...
1 October 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 ...

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Amnesty International | USA overturns conviction of terminally ...
1 October 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 ...

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USA set to sign Arms Trade Treaty | Amnesty International
24 September 2013

US Secretary of State John Kerry is due to sign the Arms Trade Treaty at the UN General Assembly this week.

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