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May 7, 2014

As the House Intelligence Committee and the House Judiciary Committee debate changes to US surveillance this week, Amnesty International USA urges representatives to put human rights standards at t...

April 30, 2014
Last night’s “botched” execution in Oklahoma provides yet another stark reason why authorities across the USA should impose an immediate moratorium on judicial killing and work for abolition of this i...
Press Release
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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