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August 13, 2015

Today, the Connecticut Supreme Court struck down exemptions to the state’s 2012 death penalty ban, which had excluded the 11 inmates currently on death row. In response, James Clark, Amnesty Intern...

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August 10, 2015
Amnesty International USA calls on all law enforcement agencies to facilitate and not restrict the right to peaceful protest and assembly, and to take all necessary measures to prevent the unnecessary...
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August 7, 2015

As the nation marks the one-year anniversary on August 9 of unarmed teenager Michael Brown’s death at the hands of Ferguson, MO police officer Darren Wilson, Amnesty International USA executive dir...

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July 29, 2015

University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing was indicted on murder charges today in the fatal shooting of Samuel DuBose during a traffic stop on July 19. In response, Amnesty International...

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