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Taiwan (Republic of China): Amnesty International urges legislators to seek commutation of death sentences

, Index number: ASA 38/006/1996

Amnesty International is calling on members of Taiwan's Legislative Yuan to support the campaign for three death sentences to be commuted. Su Chien-ho, Liu Ping-lang and Chuang Lin-hsun were sentenced to death in February 1995. They are widely believed to have been convicted unfairly, on the basis of confessions extracted under torture.

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