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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Jamaica: Further information on fear for safety: Family of ...
5 November 2002

Amnesty International is concerned for the safety of the family of Janice Allen following continued death threats and intimidation from the police. The ...

Urgent Action       AMR 38/021/2002

Jamaica: Braeton Inquest -- Getting away with murder?
3 October 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AMR 38/020/2002 (Public). News Service No: 176. 4 October 2002. ...

Press Release       AMR 38/020/2002

Jamaica: Keep state killing out of politics. The death penalty ...
17 September 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AMR 38/019/2002 (Public). News Service No: 165. 18 September 2002. ...

Press Release       AMR 38/019/2002

Death Penalty News: September 2002
31 August 2002

1.) Abolition in Turkey, Yugoslavia and Cyprus; 2.) Philippines suspends executions; 3.) Moratorium in Guatemala; 4.) Barbados, Belize - moves to restrict ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/004/2002

Jamaica: Amnesty International sends observer to Braeton ...
28 July 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Media Advisory. AI Index: AMR 38/017/2002 (Public). News Service No: 131. 29 July 2002. ...

Press Release       AMR 38/017/2002

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