The Arkansas Supreme Court has issued a stay of execution in the case of Marcel Wayne Williams, who was scheduled to be executed in Arkansas on 12 July.
Get updates on Amnesty's work to protect human rights worldwide.
Civilians caught up in the Iraqi conflict must be protected. The US government must address the Iraqi central government’s abysmal human rights record and push for overdue reforms.
Support human rights with a donation to Amnesty today.
18 down, 32 to go! Maryland makes history by becoming 18th state to abolish the death penalty.