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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

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 12, 2015

Michael Lambrix is seeking commutation of his death sentence. If he is denied clemency, the Florida authorities will set an execution date. He has spent over half of his life on death row. Twenty-t...

January 28, 2015

Three men are due to be executed on 3 February. One of them, Shoaib Sarwar, would be the first to be executed for a non-terrorist offence since the moratorium on executions was lifted.