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Jordan: Death penalty: 'Usama 'Abd al-Latif Husni

, Index number: MDE 16/002/1996

The above, a 19-year-old shoemaker, was sentenced to death by the Criminal Court in Amman on 31 March 1996 for the murder of his eldest brother. The sentence will be reviewed before the Court of Cassation and, if upheld, must be ratified by King Hussein.

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