Death Penalty News: March 2002
1.) New abolitionist protocol; 2.) The death penalty for sexual relations: Acquittal in Nigeria, Executions in Saudi Arabia; 3.) Caribbean mandatory death penalty ruled unconstitutional; 4.) Taiwan reduces scope of mandatory death penalty; 5.) Krygyzstan to extend moratorium; 6.) USA - Georgia commutes death sentence of mentally ill man; 7.) News in brief: Nigeria; USA (Federal; Arizona; Florida; Georgia; Indiana; Virginia); 8.) Death sentences and executions in 2001 and Death Penalty statistics; 9.) Death penalty news index for 2001.
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- Egypt: Activist arbitrarily deprived of nationality, made stateless
- Human rights impact of counter-terrorism measures and countering (violent) extremism policies and practices on the rights of women, girls and the family- oral statement to the inter-active dialogue with the Special Rapporteur (item 3)
- Bahrain: Joint Open Letter to US Secretary of State Regarding Prioritizing Human Rights in Foreign Policy with Bahrain