August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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September 13, 2013
Amnesty International urges Members of Congress to prioritize the improvement of maternal health care outcomes in the United States by supporting and passing the MOMs for the 21st Century Act.
August 21, 2013

Marshall Gore, aged 50, is due to be executed in Florida on 1 October for a murder committed in 1988. His mental “competence” for execution is in question.

August 6, 2013

John Ferguson, a 65-year-old man with a decades-long history of serious mental illness, was executed in Florida on August 5. He had been on death row for 35 years.

July 26, 2013

John Ferguson, a 65-year-old man with a decades-long history of serious mental illness, including paranoid schizophrenia, is due to be executed in Florida on August 5.