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USA: An embarrassment of hitches: Reflections on the death ...
1 July 2011

In this report – issued to mark the 35th anniversary of the Supreme Court's Gregg v. Georgia ruling of 2 July 1976 and set against the backdrop of ...

Report       AMR 51/058/2011

Protect migrants in Mexico [Postcard]
1 July 2011

Protect migrants in mexico. Dear President calderón, Having recently viewed the powerful film The Invisibles, made with ...

Postcard       AMR 41/035/2011

Mexico: Further information: Six men unlawfully detained by ...
30 June 2011

At least six men have been unlawfully detained and subjected to enforced disappearance by Navy marines in northern Mexico. Despite compelling ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/044/2011

USA: Shooting survivor opposes gunman execution
28 June 2011

Mark Stroman is due to be executed in Texas on 20 July 2011. He was sentenced to death in 2002 for the murder of an Indian immigrant following ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/057/2011

Venezuelan activist received death threats: Humberto Prado ...
27 June 2011

The safety of Venezuelan human rights defender Humberto Prado Sifontes, director of the Venezuelan Observatory of Prisons (Observatorio Venezolano ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/006/2011

Mexico: Mass kidnapping of migrants in Mexico
27 June 2011

A mass kidnapping of irregular migrants travelling on a freight train between Oaxaca and Veracruz states, Mexico, took place on 24 June. The whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/042/2011

Mexico: Fears detainee has been disappeared
24 June 2011

Jethro Ramsés Sánchez Santana was detained on 1 May in Cuernavaca, Morelos state, Mexico, by Cuernavaca Municipal Police, then passed to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/041/2011

Colombia: Death threat to human rights defenders
24 June 2011

Ten Bogotá-based Colombian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and 18 individuals, including human rights defenders, have received a death ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/022/2011

USA: Further information: Arkansas Supreme Court blocks ...
24 June 2011

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 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/056/2011

Mexico: Further information: Demand protection for ...
21 June 2011

Indigenous activists, Obtilia Eugenio Manuel and Cuautémoc Ramírez, have received a threatening letter. A week earlier they and other members of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/039/2011