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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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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.

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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. 
Press Release
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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