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The death penalty worldwide developments in 2007
15 April 2008

In 2007 the world continued to move closer to the universal abolition of the capital punishment. A historical landmark is the resolution on a moratorium ...

Report       ACT 50/002/2008

Death Penalty News: January – March 2008
11 April 2008

1) Africa: Mali; Nigeria; Tunisia 2) Americas: Guatemala; USA 3) Asia and Pacific: China; Indonesia; North Korea 4) Europe and Central Asia: Belarus ...

Report       ACT 53/002/2008

Colombia: Assisting units that commit extrajudicial killings: A ...
9 April 2008

In 1996, Congress passed the first version of the Leahy Amendment which currently states that “no assistance shall be furnished . . . to any unit of the ...

Report       AMR 23/016/2008

USA: Another CIA detainee facing death penalty trial by ...
2 April 2008

On 31 March 2008, the Pentagon announced that charges had been sworn against Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, a Tanzanian national held in US military ...

Report       AMR 51/027/2008

Death Penalty News: December 2007
1 April 2008

1) UN votes for global moratorium on the death penalty; 2) Nigeria misleads world about executions; 3) Iran executes yet another child offender; 4) Japan ...

Report       ACT 53/001/2008

Llamada Internacional. Abril de 2008
1 April 2008

Llamada Internacional. Abril de 2008

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2008

النشرة الإخبارية إبريل/نيسان 2008
1 April 2008

النشرة الإخبارية إبريل/نيسان 2008

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2008

The Wire, April 2008. Vol. 38, No. 3
1 April 2008

1) Conveyor belt of injustice in Nigerian prisons 2) Inside US network of secret jails 3) Liberian women struggle to rebuild their lives after war 4) Trapped ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2008

USA: Government must ensure meaningful judicial review of ...
27 March 2008

On 25 March 2008, in a case involving the USA's obligation to comply with judgments of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the US Supreme Court ...

Document       AMR 51/025/2008

USA: The assault on international law continues – another ...
17 March 2008

In March 2008 the USA revealed that its secret detention and interrogation program was continuing to operate. It announced that Muhammad Rahim ...

Report       AMR 51/021/2008