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Colombia: Human rights defender's life in Danger: Abelardo ...
19 January 2012

Colombian human rights defender Abelardo Sánchez Serrano was threatened by two armed men in the city of Barrancabermeja, Santander Department ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/002/2012

USA (Delaware): Further information: Delaware governor ...
18 January 2012

The Governor of the US state of Delaware has commuted the death sentence of Robert Gattis to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole, three ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/007/2012

Mexico: Demand law to ban enforced disappearance
17 January 2012

From 19 January 2012, the state government and legislature of Nuevo León, northern Mexico, are considering a proposed bill to criminalise enforced ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/003/2012

USA (Louisiana): Crucial decision due in Louisiana inmate's ...
16 January 2012

On 23 and 24 January the Louisiana Board of Pardons will decide whether or not to hear the clemency application of Christi Cheramie, a state inmate ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/005/2012

USA (Delaware): Further information: Board recommends ...
16 January 2012

The Delaware Board of Pardons has recommended that the state governor commute the death sentence of Robert Gattis to life imprisonment. The Governor ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/006/2012

Mexico: Families divided after raid on community
11 January 2012

Seventy-one members of a Guatemalan community who had sought refuge in Tabasco state, Mexico, have been detained by Mexican authorities and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/002/2012

Amnesty International calls for the immediate release of judge ...
6 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AMR 53/001/2012. 6 January 2012. Amnesty International calls ...

Public Statement       AMR 53/001/2012

USA (Delaware): Mercy sought as Delaware execution nears ...
6 January 2012

Robert Gattis is scheduled to be executed in the US state of Delaware on 20 January for a murder committed in 1990. Aged 27 at the time of the crime ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/002/2012

Guantánamo 10th anniversary op-ed
5 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Guantánamo 10 th anniversary op-ed. Index: AMR 51/001/2012. 5 January 2012. Guantánamo ...

PressItem       AMR 51/001/2012

Wire, January/February 2012. Vol. 42, issue 01
1 January 2012

1) The Agenda 2) Up Front: Life after eviction: The young women of Njemanze 3) Death from the skies 4) A migrant's journey 5) Stand up for the rights ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2012