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Human Rights in JAMAICA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Jamaica: Fear for safety.
23 July 2002

Police have beaten and threatened Dave Beckford, the brother of Reagon Beckford, who was killed by police officers in March 2001. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       AMR 38/016/2002

Jamaica/United Kingdom: Human rights must be at heart of ...
16 July 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AMR 38/015/2002 (Public). News Service No: 123. 17 July 2002. ...

Press Release       AMR 38/015/2002

Jamaica: Right to defend human rights is legitimate and must ...
4 July 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AMR 38/014/2002 (Public). News Service No: 116. 5 July 2002. ...

Press Release       AMR 38/014/2002

Death Penalty News: June 2002
31 May 2002

1.) Coalition formed to fight death penalty; 2.) UN: "No death penalty for sexual relations"; 3.) AI delegation visits Jamaica, Trinidad; 4.) Japan: Council ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/003/2002

English speaking Caribbean: State Killing in the English ...
22 April 2002

This report seeks to answer the arguments put forward by the proponents of capital punishment in the English Speaking Caribbean and examines the ...

Report       AMR 05/003/2002

Jamiaca: Fear for safety/ Fear of torture
11 April 2002

Police and soldiers cordoned off the Duhaney Park district of the capital, Kingston, on 9 April, and raided a number of homes, killing Micheal Scarlett, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 38/013/2002

Jamaica: Braeton inquest - justice must be done and seen to ...
10 April 2002

11 April 2002. AI Index AMR 38/012/2002 - News Service Nr. 64. Jamaica: Braeton inquest -- Justice must be done and seen to be done. ...

Press Release       AMR 38/012/2002

Jamaica: Attorney General's brave stance against the death ...
22 March 2002

22 March 2002. AI Index AMR 38/010/2002 - News Service Nr. 54. Jamaica: attorney general's brave stance against the ...

Press Release       AMR 38/010/2002

Jamaica: Further information on Arbitrary arrests/torture and ill ...
18 March 2002

Amnesty International has just received confirmation that Davian Williams was released from custody at the Gun Court Remand Centre, in the capital ...

Urgent Action       AMR 38/009/2002

Jamaica: One year on from Braeton: Another suspected ...
13 March 2002

Public Statement. 13 March 2002. AI Index AMR 38/008/2002 - News Service Nr. 45. Jamaica:One year on from Braeton: Another ...

Press Release       AMR 38/008/2002