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USA: Further information on Death penalty/Legal concern ...
15 October 2008

Richard Cooey was executed in Ohio on 14 October 2008. He was sentenced to death on 5 December 1986 for the murders of Wendy Offredo and Dawn ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/115/2008

USA: US Court of Appeals blocks release of Guantánamo ...
10 October 2008

Faced with a clear and principled judicial order to release into the USA 17 Uighur detainees unlawfully held at Guantánamo, the US administration has ...

Report       AMR 51/113/2008

USA: Federal judge orders release of Uighurs held at ...
8 October 2008

Public. amnesty international. USA: Federal judge orders release of Uighurs held at Guantánamo, government appeals. 08 October 2008. ...

Document       AMR 51/111/2008

USA: Legal concern: 17 Uighur detainees held at ...
8 October 2008

In a landmark ruling on 7 October 2008, Judge Ricardo Urbina of the US District Court for the District of Columbia (DC) ordered the government to release ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/112/2008

USA: Justice Years Overdue: Federal court hearing for Uighur ...
7 October 2008

On 30 September 2008, the US government finally conceded that none of the remaining 17 Uighur detainees held since 2002 in military custody in the ...

Report       AMR 51/110/2008

Worldwide Appeals: October 2008
1 October 2008

1) Japan: Forty years on death row 2) Nigeria: Indefinite detention 3) Saudi Arabia: Executions and floggings may be imminent 4) Turkey: Activist in police ...

Document       NWS 22/002/2008

USA: Remedy and accountability still absent: Mohammed ...
1 October 2008

Public. amnesty international. USA: Remedy and accountability still absent. Mohammed Jawad subjected to cruel and inhuman ...

Report       AMR 51/109/2008

USA (Guantánamo): Military prosecutor in child 'enemy ...
26 September 2008

The US military prosecutor in the case against Guantánamo detainee Mohammed Jawad has asked to resign from the office of military commissions. ...

Report       AMR 51/107/2008

USA: Death penalty/Legal concern: Richard Wade Cooey
26 September 2008

PUBLIC AI Index: AMR 51/108/2008. UA 275/08 Death penalty/Legal concern 26 September 2008. USA (Ohio) Richard ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/108/2008

USA: Further information on Death penalty / Legal concern ...
24 September 2008

On 23 September 2008, the US Supreme Court issued a stay of execution for Troy Davis, less than two hours before he was to be put to death in Georgia ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/106/2008