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Press Release
January 16, 2013

As President Obama unveiled plans to address the issue of domestic gun violence today, Amnesty International USA urged the administration to show similar leadership to address the need for a compr...

Press Release
January 15, 2013

Brian Evans of Amnesty International USA’s Campaign to Abolish the Death Penalty made the following comments today in response to Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s announcement seeking repeal of the...

Press Release
January 11, 2013

Amnesty International urged President Obama today to put women's rights in Afghanistan at the top of his security talks today with President Karzai.

Victory
January 10, 2013

Fifteen years after it opened, Tamms CMAX is officially closed. The last five inmates in the high security unit were transferred on 28th December 2012 to Pontiac Correctional Center, Illinois.

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