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March 5, 2013
Seven men are due to be executed in Saudi Arabia next week after being allegedly tortured into “confessing” to a crime. Here, five reasons why the death penalty is never the answer.
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February 22, 2013
Paul Howell is due to be executed next week without a review of his appeal claims after his lawyer missed a filing deadline.
Press Release
February 19, 2013

With an execution date set by Georgia for Tuesday for prisoner Warren Hill, Amnesty International USA issued the following comments from Brian Evans of the Campaign to Abolish the Death Penalty....

News
February 15, 2013
The Bangladesh government must not let a proposed new legal amendment lead to a push for death sentences for those convicted in its ongoing war crimes tribunal.

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