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USA: The show trial begins: Five former secret detainees ...
6 June 2008

Public. amnesty international. USA: The show trial begins. Five former secret detainees arraigned at Guantánamo. 06 June 2008. ...

Report       AMR 51/056/2008

USA: Health concern / Legal concern: Binyam Mohamed (m) ...
6 June 2008

Amnesty International is seriously concerned for the health and well-being of Guantánamo detainee Binyam Mohamed, particularly following the US ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/058/2008

USA: James Corey Glass has right not to serve in Iraq
6 June 2008

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/057/2008 (Public). Date: 06 June 2008. USA: James ...

Document       AMR 51/057/2008

USA / Canada: Omar Khadr is 'salvageable', military ...
5 June 2008

The US government has variously portrayed the nearly 800 foreign nationals held at Guantánamo Bay as, for example, the “worst of the worst” and “terrorists ...

Report       AMR 51/055/2008

USA (Georgia): Further information on death penalty ...
5 June 2008

Curtis Osborne was executed in Georgia on 4 June 2008. He had been sentenced to death in August 1991 for the August 1990 murder of Linda ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/054/2008

No hiding place for torture | Amnesty International
5 June 2008

In June 2008, Amnesty International will campaign worldwide to end the use of torture and other ill-treatment.


USA (Texas): Further information on Death penalty, Derrick ...
4 June 2008

Derrick Sonnier received an indefinite stay of execution from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals in the afternoon of 3 June, a few hours before he was ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/052/2008

Different voices | Amnesty International
2 June 2008

The first female judge to work at the High Court in Pakistan, Majida Razvi; a young Brighton-based Zimbabwean, Alois Mbawara; and Murat Kurnaz, ...


Death Penalty Toolkit: Killed by the state
1 June 2008

Death Penalty Toolkit: Killed by the state

Document       ACT 50/012/2008

Death Penalty - the ultimate punishment: Campaigning toolkit
1 June 2008

This toolkit contains eight factsheets: Towards abolition; Killed by the state; Secret executions; The death penalty: the Ultimate punishment; A life for a ...

Report       ACT 50/015/2008