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October 10, 2013
The Iraqi authorities must immediately halt all executions, Amnesty International said after 42 people were executed in the last two days.
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October 9, 2013
Politicians need to stop presenting the death penalty as a quick-fix to reduce high crime rates and instead address problems in the criminal justice system.
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October 7, 2013

Steven W. Hawkins, Amnesty International USA’s new executive director, issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to deny Warren Hill’s petitions to review new...

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October 1, 2013
The death sentence imposed against a Bangladeshi MP convicted of crimes against humanity is not the way to bring justice to the many victims of the country’s war of independence.

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