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Victory
November 23, 2011

The Governor of Oregon has blocked an imminent execution -- which would have been the first in this US state since 1997 and only the third since 1962 -- and said that he will allow no further execu...

Press Release
November 21, 2011

Prior to the Republican presidential nominee debate regarding national security on Tuesday, November 22, Tom Parker, Amnesty International USA policy director for terrorism, counterterrorism and hu...

Press Release
November 17, 2011

Amnesty International called on officials in Idaho today to prevent the first execution in that state in 17 years. Paul Rhoades, 54, who has been on death row for nearly 25 years, is scheduled to b...

News
November 17, 2011
Paul Rhoades is due to be put to death by lethal injection on Friday after 24 years on death row for murder.

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