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November 30, 2011

The two death sentences handed down in Belarus today followed a trial that has failed to meet international fair trial standards, said Amnesty International.

Press Release
November 30, 2011

The decision to commute the sentences of five activists recognizes that they should not have been prosecuted in the first place, but authorities should also expunge the convictions from their recor...

Press Release
November 30, 2011

Authorities in the United States must ban the imposition of life without parole sentences against children and review the cases of more than 2,500 prisoners currently serving such sentences to brin...

News
November 30, 2011
Iranian women activists are raising awareness globally about a controversial "polygamy" law that would further endanger women's rights.

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