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USA (Texas): Further information on Death penalty / Legal ...
6 August 2008

Mexican national José Medellín was executed in Texas on the evening of 5 August 2008 in violation of the USA's international legal obligations and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/089/2008

Amnesty International | Hamdan: Unfair trial compounds ...
6 August 2008

"The conviction of Salim Hamdan under procedures that do not meet international fair trial standards compounds the injustice of his more than five ...

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Video: Observing Guantánamo's hearings | Amnesty ...
6 August 2008

Matthew Pollard, Amnesty International's legal advisor, observed the first trial to take place before a military commission at Guantánamo Bay.

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Salim Hamdan, condenado en Guantánamo | Amnesty ...
6 August 2008

Salim Hamdan, ciudadano yemení, ha sido declarado culpable por un tribunal integrado por seis oficiales militares estadounidenses de "proporcionar ...

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USA: Guantánamo: Any and all interrogation tapes must be ...
5 August 2008

This document considers the US government's position regarding the videotaping of interrogation sessions. Amnesty International states that the ...

Report       AMR 51/088/2008

Observing Guantánamo's military commission hearings ...
5 August 2008

Matt Pollard, Amnesty International's latest trial observer atthe recent military commission hearings at Guantánamo Bay, gives a sense of what it was

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USA: Many words, no justice: Federal court divided on Ali al ...
4 August 2008

Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri, a Qatari national, has been held without charge or trial in military custody in the USA since 2003. He is the only "enemy ...

Report       AMR 51/087/2008

The Wire, August 2008. Vol 38, No. 7
1 August 2008

1) Violence against women in the home continues in Mexico 2) Tunisia: Torturing detainees 3) Ongoing impunity for police violence in Africa 4) Enforced ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/007/2008

النشرة الإخبارية - - أغسطس/آب 2008
1 August 2008

النشرة الإخبارية - - أغسطس/آب 2008

Newsletter       NWS 21/007/2008

USA (Alabama): Further information on Death penalty/Legal ...
1 August 2008

Thomas Arthur was granted a stay of execution on 30 July 2008, the day before he was scheduled to be put to death. The Alabama Supreme Court issued ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/086/2008