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Peru: Further information on death penalty: proposed extension of death penalty laws

, Index number: AMR 46/001/2007

In an encouraging development, a draft bill to put into effect the death penalty for terrorist offences was voted down by Congress by a majority of 49 to 26 on 10 January. However, three other bills that would widen the reach of the death penalty are still before Congress.

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