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Maryland’s Legislature Overrides Governor’s Veto; Enacts Police Reform

Saturday, Maryland's legislature overrode a gubernatorial veto to enact meaningful policing reform. In response, Kristina Roth, Senior Advocate for Criminal Justice Programs at Amnesty International USA, released the following statement:

President Joe Biden’s Actions to Curb Gun Violence

Today, Amnesty International USA released the following statements to support President Joe Biden’s plan to announce several actions geared towards reducing gun violence. The actions include:

The Biden Administration Must Revise Its Landmine policy

In response to a statement today by the Department of Defense reiterating that the United States would continue to develop and use landmines, Adotei Akwei, the advocacy director at Amnesty …