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September 21, 2015

Pakistan must halt tomorrow’s scheduled hanging of a paraplegic man who developed tubercular (TB) meningitis while on death row, and immediately impose a moratorium on all executions, Amnesty Inter...

August 4, 2015

Pakistan must immediately impose a moratorium on the death penalty after the execution of a man who was under 18 years old at the time of the crime, according to his lawyers, and who was tortured i...

June 8, 2015

Pakistan must immediately halt the imminent execution of a man whose lawyers maintain was a juvenile at the time of his alleged crime and who claims to have been tortured into a “confession”, Amnes...

March 18, 2015

The Pakistan government has resumed executions for all cases and thousands of death row prisoners are at risk of execution. One of them, Shafqat Hussain, was under 18 when sentenced to death and is...

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