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Victory
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.

Press Release
November 3, 2015

Following the announcement that the St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office will not press charges against the officers who killed Kajieme Powell in August 2014, Amnesty International USA repeated call...

Press Release
November 3, 2015

UPDATED: The Supreme Court granted a stay of execution to allow for an appeal

Press Release
November 2, 2015

In response to the Justice Department finalizing the release of roughly 6,000 federal inmates, Amnesty International USA executive director, Steven W. Hawkins, released the following statement.

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