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November 18, 2015

Dalit folk singer and activist S Sivadas, popularly known by his stage name Kovan, was released on bail on 16 November. He was arrested over two satirical songs which criticized the Tamil Nadu stat...

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November 9, 2015

In response to a U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit decision overturning a previous decision to release Albert Woodfox immediately from prison, Amnesty International USA released the follo...

November 6, 2015

Palestinian lawyer Mohammed Allan was released on 4 November after a year of being detained without charge. The Israeli High Court had ruled in August that his detention should be suspended because...

November 4, 2015

The United States Supreme Court issued a stay of execution in the case of Ernest Johnson shortly before he was due to be put to death in Missouri on 3 November.

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