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March 11, 2015

In the wake of lethal shootings of unarmed men of color by police this week in Madison, Wisconsin and suburban Atlanta, Amnesty International USA renewed calls for a nationwide review and reform of...

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January 13, 2015

Amnesty International USA reiterated its concerns and recommendations for ensuring respect for human rights in policing in written testimony to the President’s Task Force on Policing in the 21st Ce...

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December 3, 2014

A grand jury announced today its decision not to indict a New York Police Department officer in the death of Staten Island father of six, Eric Garner. Garner was killed in July when the officer pla...

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November 25, 2014

Following the announcement that the St. Louis County Grand Jury decided not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown, Amnesty International USA deployed a team...

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