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October 15, 2012
Among those scheduled to be executed was Saeed Sedeghi, a shop worker sentenced to death in June after an unfair trial on drugs-related charges.
October 10, 2012
Iran is urged to immediately commute the death sentences of 11 men who are at imminent risk of execution after being transferred to Tehran's Evin Prison.
October 9, 2012
Amnesty International points to progress towards abolishing capital punishment as it marks the 10th World Day against the Death Penalty on 10 October.
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October 4, 2012

Anthony Haynes, a 33-year-old African-American man, was sentenced to death in 1999 for the fatal shooting of white off-duty police officer Kent Kincaid a year earlier, and now faces execution in Te...

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