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Six years of illegal US detentions | Amnesty International
11 January 2008

To mark the sixth anniversary of the first transfers of detainees to Guantánamo Bay, Amnesty International is leading worldwide events to seek the immediate ...

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USA: Guantánamo, symbol of wider injustice
10 January 2008

Six years after the first detainees arrived in Guantánamo Bay, the US offshore facility remains a global symbol of injustice. It is, however, only one part ...

Document       AMR 51/005/2008

USA (Ohio): Further information on UA 006/08: John George ...
10 January 2008

On 9 January 2008, Ohio's Governor commuted the death sentence of John Spirko to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole. John Spirko, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/004/2008

USA: Guantánamo, symbol of wider injustice
10 January 2008

USA: Guantánamo, symbol of wider injustice

Document       AMR 51/005/2008

EE.UU ( Ohio) Pena de muerte / preocupación jurídica .John ...
7 January 2008

EE.UU ( Ohio) Pena de muerte / preocupación jurídica .John George Spirko

Urgent Action       AMR 51/003/2008

USA (Ohio): Death penalty / Legal concern: John George ...
7 January 2008

John Spirko is scheduled to be executed in Ohio on 24 January 2008. He was sentenced to death in 1984 for the abduction and murder of Betty Jane ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/003/2008

USA: Breaking a lethal habit: A look back at the death penalty ...
21 December 2007

This document looks back at the death penalty in 2007 beginning with the New Jersey Death Penalty Study Commission releasing its final report ...

Report       AMR 51/197/2007

USA: Unlawful detentions must end, not be transferred
21 December 2007

Amnesty International is calling for the detention facility at Guantánamo Bay to close and for an end to the US government practices of secret detention ...

Report       AMR 51/200/2007

US state abolishes death penalty | Amnesty International
19 December 2007

The US state of New Jersey has joined the global trend towards the abolition of the death penalty.

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USA: Act now for Saifullah Paracha
12 December 2007

In this case sheet Amnesty International calls for Saifullah Paracha, Pakistani national, to be released from Guantánamo or charged promptly and given ...

Document       AMR 51/179/2007