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USA: Pause for thought: Another lethal injection halted by US ...
18 October 2007

After recent stays of execution, this document argues that there may now be a de facto moratorium on lethal injections pending the Supreme Court's ruling ...

Report       AMR 51/161/2007

USA: One year with the Military Commissions Act; four years ...
17 October 2007

On 16 October 2007, the Pentagon announced that it was granting access for a lawyer to meet with Majid Khan, a Pakistani national held in the US Naval ...

Report       AMR 51/160/2007

USA: One year of the Military Commissions Act (Web Feature)
17 October 2007

On 17 October 2006, US President George W. Bush signed into law the Military Commissions Act of 2006 (MCA). The MCA turned flawed executive policy ...

Report       AMR 51/043/2007

USA (Nevada): Further information on Death penalty: William ...
16 October 2007

An hour and a half before William Castillo, aged 34, was to be put to death in Nevada on the evening of 15 October 2007, the state Supreme Court issued ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/157/2007