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The Death Penalty Worldwide: Developments in 2002.
10 April 2003

This paper covers significant events concerning the death penalty during the year 2002. Other subjects covered in this paper include significant judicial ...

Report       ACT 50/002/2003

Death Penalty News: December 2002
1 January 2003

1.) Cities against the death penalty: "Illumination for abolition"; 2.) Abolition in Turks & Caicos; 3.) Commutations in Saudi Arabia; 4.) Moratorium ends ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/2003

Japan: Cease all executions
29 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 22/010/2002 (Public). News Service No: 221. 29 November 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/010/2002

Japan: Prison abuses must stop
20 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 22/009/2002 (Public). News Service No: 211. 20 November 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/009/2002

JAPAN: serious concerns over human rights bill
11 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 22/008/2002 (Public). News Service No: 204. 11 November 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/008/2002

The Wire, November 2002. Vol. 32, No.9.
1 November 2002

1.) Colombia: Town abandoned to it's fate; 2.) Russian Federation: Justice denied;3.) Afghanistan: An opportunity to help build a better furture; 4.) Iraq ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/009/2002

Japan/North Korea: five Japanese abductees must be allowed ...
30 October 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 22/007/2002 (Public). News Service No: 194. 30 October 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/007/2002

Japan: Further Information on Fear of Imminent Executions ...
17 September 2002

Omori Katsuhisa has not been executed, as was feared. However, two people, Yoshiteru Hamada and Tatsuya Haruta, were executed on 18 September ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/006/2002

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

Japan: Fear of Imminent Executions, Omori Katsuhisa
30 July 2002

Omori Katsuhisa, currently under sentence of death, may be executed on or around 2 August. As there is a trend of more than one execution taking place ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/005/2002