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Press Release
February 22, 2013

Amnesty International welcomes the California State Assembly Public Safety Committee hearing scheduled for February 25 as an opportunity to review the reforms proposed by the California Department...

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February 22, 2013
Paul Howell is due to be executed next week without a review of his appeal claims after his lawyer missed a filing deadline.
Press Release
February 19, 2013

With an execution date set by Georgia for Tuesday for prisoner Warren Hill, Amnesty International USA issued the following comments from Brian Evans of the Campaign to Abolish the Death Penalty....

Press Release
February 14, 2013

“Marylanders are now on course to eliminate the abhorrent practice of capital punishment. The state will have an opportunity to support victims’ families and focus on public safety solutions that a...

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