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April 18, 2014

In response to comments about CIA torture and Amnesty International attributed by The Guardian to Dr James Mitchell, Zeke Johnson Director of Amnesty International USA's Security & Human Rights...

Press Release
April 17, 2014

Forty two years ago today, Albert Woodfox was placed in an isolation cell in a Louisiana prison on suspicion of murdering a prison guard. He remains there today. “Albert Woodfox has been held in so...

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April 17, 2014

In response to the New Hampshire State Senate’s 12-12 vote and decision today to table the death penalty repeal bill, Amnesty International USA Executive Director Steven W. Hawkins issued the follo...

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April 14, 2014

In response to allegations that the FBI sought to recruit an informant from the defense team in the 9/11 military commission, Anne FitzGerald, Amnesty International's observer at this week's pretri...

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