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USA (Texas): Clemency sought on mental impairment claim

, Index number: AMR 51/121/2009

Bobby Wayne Woods, a 44-year-old white man, is due to be executed in Texas on 3 December, his third execution date in two years. He was convicted in 1998 of the murder of a young girl in 1997. His lawyer is appealing for clemency on the grounds that Woods has learning disabilities.

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