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October 24, 2014

Iranian authorities have today confirmed that a woman convicted of killing a man whom she said tried to sexually abuse her will be hanged tomorrow morning at a prison west of Tehran.

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October 22, 2014

For years Amnesty International has been investigating and recording evidence of torture in Mexico. The latest report, Out of Control: Torture and other ill-treatment in Mexico, is full of shocking...

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October 4, 2014

When 71-year-old Herman Wallace died shortly after being released from more than four decades in isolation in a Louisiana prison, a year ago today, the extent of the system’s inhumanity was brought...

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October 3, 2014

Twenty-five Nobel Physics Prize laureates have written letters to the Iranian Supreme Leader calling for the immediate release of Omid Kokabee, a 31-year-old Iranian physicist pursuing a PhD in the...

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