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Press Release
January 17, 2014

In response to President Obama's speech today on surveillance, Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA (AIUSA), issued the following statement.

Press Release
January 16, 2014

Executive Director of Amnesty International USA, Steven W. Hawkins, released the following statement on the use of untested lethal injection drugs in the execution of an Ohio inmate.

January 10, 2014
As the US detentions at Guantánamo enter their 13th year, the world should take the USA to task for its abject failure to live up to the international human rights standards it so often demands o...
Press Release
January 9, 2014

President Obama should ensure that US surveillance, both inside and outside US territory, complies with the right to privacy as enshrined in international human rights law.

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