July 20, 2015

Nigerian Torture Survivor Freed!

Moses Akatugba was imprisoned at 16 years old, tortured, and sentenced to death. Ten years and over 800,000 actions later, he walked out of prison on June 2, 2015.

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December 17, 2007
On Monday, December 10th, the New Jersey Senate passed a bill to abolish the death penalty.
November 15, 2007
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September 2, 2007
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