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April 17, 2012
The Guardian (UK)

Herman Wallace and Albert Woodfox have spent 23 hours of each day in the last 40 years in a 9ft-by-6ft cell. Now, as human rights groups intensify calls for their release, a documentary provides in...

News
April 17, 2012
Legislators in Kuwait are due to vote on draft legislation that would make blasphemy a crime punishable by death.
Press Release
April 11, 2012
Amnesty International USA today praised the Connecticut House of Representatives for voting to abolish the death penalty and urged Gov. Daniel P. Malloy to keep his promise and sign Senate Bill 280 in...
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April 5, 2012
Connecticut’s State Senate has voted to abolish the death penalty, joining a worldwide trend away from capital punishment.

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