No Refugee-Bashing in My Name!

The refugee crisis is global and requires a global response. Blaming refugee for acts of terror are wrong.

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December 5, 2016

On 2 December, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a stay of execution to John Battaglia, a 61-year-old man who was scheduled to be executed in Texas on 7 December. The stay is for the Court...

November 8, 2016
Poisonous Rhetoric Must Not Become Government Policy

In response to the election of Donald Trump to the United States presidency, Amnesty International released the following statements.

August 22, 2016

On 19 August, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals granted a stay of execution to Jeffery Wood, who was scheduled to be executed in Texas on 24 August. He was sentenced to death in 1998 for a murder...

July 19, 2016

John Conner, a 60-year-old man who has been on death row in Georgia for 34 years, is scheduled to be executed on 14 July. Represented at trial by an inexperienced attorney, his jury heard nothing...