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December 18, 2015

The Japanese authorities’ reprehensible use of the death penalty shows no sign of letting up as another two men were executed today, taking the total number of executions to 14 under the government...

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December 16, 2015

The devastating response of the Pakistani government in the wake of the sickening Peshawar school massacre has set the country on a relentless and reprehensible course of executions, said Amnesty I...

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December 8, 2015

Georgia is scheduled to execute Brian Terrell tonight at 7 p.m., which would make for the final U.S. execution for the year.

Press Release
December 8, 2015

Iran cemented its shameful status as the world’s top official executioner of juvenile offenders after two young men were re-sentenced to death for crimes committed when they were under 18 years old...

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