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March 26, 2012
Amnesty International's report also finds that the number of countries using capital punishment has decreased by over a third in a decade.
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March 26, 2012
After four decades awaiting execution, a recent court development offers hope of retrial for death row prisoner Masaru Okunishi.
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March 26, 2012

Amnesty's new report lays out the global numbers for the death penalty in 2011.

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March 23, 2012
The son of a US murder victim reflects on the struggle to end the death penalty.

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