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January 23, 2014

Authorities must investigate the alleged gang-rape of a 20 year-old adivasi woman in Birbhum, West Bengal, India.

News
January 23, 2014
The adivasi woman was allegedly gang-raped on the orders of an unelected all-male village council as punishment for falling in love with a Muslim man.
News
January 23, 2014
Vote by Parliament means that rapists can no longer escape prosecution by marrying their victims if they are under 18.
Press Release
January 22, 2014

Amnesty International USA Executive Director, Steven W. Hawkins, released the following statement in response to the execution of Mexican national in Texas.

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