May 5, 2006
Amnesty International USA welcomes the congressional passage of legislation calling on the United States and Mexico to work...
January 12, 2006
Gov. Mark R. Warner commuted the death sentence of Robin Lovitt to life in prison. Mr. Lovitt was scheduled to be executed...
January 9, 2006
On January 9, 2006, the New Jersey Assembly passed S-709, a bill that would establish a moratorium on executions while a...
October 12, 2005
USA: Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch joint study -- The Rest of Their Lives: Life without Parole for Child Offenders in the U.S.
A new study by Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International finds that thousands of children in the U.S. have been sentenced...