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April 12, 2013
Even though most of the world has turned its back on the death penalty, some countries continue to impose capital punishment for acts like having consensual sexual relations outside marriage, opposing...
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April 10, 2013
Lubou Kavalyoua received a letter from the Belarus Supreme Court on 17 March 2012, informing her that her son, Uladzslau Kavalyou, had been executed. She still doesn't know where he was buried. Here,...
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April 10, 2013
In Iran, the second highest user of the death penalty, suspects are sometimes forced to appear television to "confess" to alleged crimes before being sentenced to death.
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April 10, 2013
Use of the death penalty continues to be restricted to an isolated group of countries, and progress towards abolition was seen in all regions.

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