With its March 1st decision in Roper v. Simmons, the U.S. Supreme Court removed the U.S. from the list of nations that execute juvenile offenders and ensured that evolving standards of decency are recognized, allowing the United States to join the rest of the international community.
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Iran: Halt the Execution of Salar Shadizadi (UA 165/15)
Juvenile offender Salar Shadizadi remains at imminent risk of execution after a conviction for murder. He is currently held in solitary confinement in Lakan Prison, Rasht, northern Iran.
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