February 13, 2009
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland granted clemency to Jeffrey Hill on 12 February. He had been due to be executed on 3 March. ...
January 28, 2009
On January 26, Larry Swearingen was granted a stay of execution by a three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the...
November 13, 2008
On November 12, the Maryland Commission on Capital Punishment voted to recommend repealing the death penalty in Maryland. On...
November 11, 2008
USA: Jerry Yang is Being Urged by Amnesty International to Lobby China for Release of Jailed Journalist Shi Tao
On Eve of Opening of US-Based Human Rights Museum on China, Yahoo! CEO Jerry Yang is Being Urged by Amnesty International to...