Latest Updates

Press Release
May 2, 2013

Maryland joined the overwhelming global trend towards ending the death penalty today when Governor Martin O’Malley signed the abolition of capital punishment into law.

News
May 2, 2013
The US state of Maryland has joined the overwhelming global trend towards ending the death penalty.
News
May 2, 2013
Governments are perfecting techniques to prevent journalists from shining a light on human rights abuses. From trumped-up charges, removing work licences to murder, here are 10 ways journalists are pr...
Press Release
May 1, 2013

Saudi Arabian authorities have interrogated and intimidated four founding members of an emerging human rights group, said Amnesty International, which demanded that the repression stop.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia