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December 5, 2014
The Indonesian government’s apparent plans to execute five people by the end of the year must be halted immediately, Amnesty International said today.  
December 3, 2014

A federal appeals court has issued a stay of execution in Texas of a man with severe mental illness who was scheduled to be put to death this evening.

November 28, 2014
The State of Texas should immediately halt its shameful plans to execute a man with severe mental illness, said Amnesty International with the scheduled execution now less than a week away. 
November 22, 2014
The vast majority of the world’s countries today threw their weight behind a UN General Assembly resolution to establish a moratorium on executions with a view to abolishing the death penalty globally...

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