In Memory of Michael Brown

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February 24, 2015

On 23 February, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a stay of execution in the case of Rodney Reed, who was due to be put to death on 5 March for a murder in 1996 which he has consistently s...

February 23, 2015

A Dominican man arbitrarily deported to Haiti on 19 February was able to return to his hometown in the Dominican Republic.

February 23, 2015

Rodney Reed is scheduled to be executed on March 5 despite expert and other evidence that calls the reliability of his conviction into serious doubt. There is too much doubt to go forward, urge Tex...

February 19, 2015

Human rights defender Murad Shtewi was released on 23 January, just before the end of his nine-and-a-half-month prison sentence. He is still under a suspended sentence he must serve if he takes par...