USA (Ohio): Further information: Governor grants reprieve from execution, Abdul Hamin Awkal

By Amnesty International, , Index number: AMR 51/043/2012

The Governor of Ohio has granted a two-week reprieve to a Lebanese national with mental illness who was facing execution on 6 June. The reprieve is to allow a court more time to examine the question of whether the inmate is “competent” for execution.

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