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Victory
November 4, 2015

The United States Supreme Court issued a stay of execution in the case of Ernest Johnson shortly before he was due to be put to death in Missouri on 3 November.

Victory
November 2, 2015

Indigenous Yaqui leaders Mario Luna and Fernando Jiménez have been released after a judge decided that evidence against them was lacking. They spent a year in preventive detention. Amnesty Internat...

Victory
October 29, 2015

An appeal court has upheld the acquittal of women’s human rights defender Azza Soliman and 16 others who witnessed the killing of Egyptian activist Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh.

News
October 14, 2015

Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why she has taken up the case of President Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives who was jailed for 13 years on terrorism ch...

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