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Japan: Hanging by a thread: Mental health and the death ...
10 September 2009

The use of the death penalty is in decline globally. Japan is one of the few industrialized countries to continue to use it, hanging a small number of ...

Report       ASA 22/005/2009

Japan: Hanging by a thread: Mental health and the death ...
10 September 2009

Japan is one of only two industrialized countries that retains the death penalty and uses it. Its use is veiled in secrecy, with prisoners informed of their ...

Document       ASA 22/006/2009

Japan continues to execute mentally ill prisoners | Amnesty ...
10 September 2009

The government of Japan continues to execute prisoners who are mentally ill, according to a new Amnesty International report.

Report Abstract      

Amnesty International | Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ...
10 September 2009

The government of Japan's continued practice of executing prisoners with mental illness is inhuman and must come to an end, Amnesty International ...

Press Release      

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners [general ...
6 September 2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners [general postcard]

Document       ASA 22/007/2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners: Hakawada ...
6 September 2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners: Hakawada Iwao [postcard]

Document       ASA 22/008/2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners : Horie ...
6 September 2009

Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners : Horie Morio [postcard]

Document       ASA 22/009/2009

Japan: Further information: Two men hanged, others in grave ...
3 August 2009

Maeue Hiroshi and Yamaji Yukio were hanged on 28 July 2009. Three other men, Shinozawa Kazuo, Zoda Hiroshi and Ogata Hideki, remain in imminent ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/012/2009

The Wire, June/July 2009. Vol. 39, issue 003
1 June 2009

1) For a path out of poverty, take the human rights route 2) LiveWire 3) Maternal mortality: A woman a minute 4) Corporations, human rights and poverty ...

Document       NWS 21/003/2009

G-20 must set the example and clean up their human rights ...
28 May 2009

Amnesty International's Secretary General has called on the G-20grouping that brings together the world's leading economies to lead byexample and ...

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