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USA: Execution set for crime committed at age 18: Anthony ...
6 March 2014

Anthony Doyle is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 27 March for a murder committed in 2003 when he was 18 years old. If he had been 93 days ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/016/2014

Mexico: Indigenous land activists threatened
6 March 2014

An Indigenous family of land activists received a death threat on 27 February. The family are struggling to preserve their land against the construction ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/007/2014

Wire, March/April 2014. Vol. 44, issue 002
6 March 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Protecting people in a human rights crisis 3) My Body My Rights My Future 4) Who controls your body? 5) Nepal: Removing ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2014

USA: Texas execution imminent for crime at age 18: Ray ...
6 March 2014

Ray Jasper is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 19 March for a murder committed in 1998 when he was 18 years old. If he had been three months ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/015/2014

Honduras: Further information: Brother of killed journalist at ...
4 March 2014

Following the killing of Honduran journalist Juan Carlos Argeñal on 7 December, his brother, Mario Argeñal, has become the target of intimidation and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/004/2014

USA: Further information: Florida carries out another ...
27 February 2014

Paul Howell was executed in Florida on 26 February. He had been on death row for 19 years for the murder of a police officer in 1992.

Urgent Action       AMR 51/014/2014

Jamaica: Mandate of Tivoli Commission of Enquiry must be ...
26 February 2014

Public Statement       AMR 38/001/2014

USA: Submission on 'Reassessing solitary confinement - the ...
25 February 2014

Amnesty International welcomes this opportunity to submit further testimony to the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and ...

Document       AMR 51/013/2014

Brazil: Laws could criminalize freedom of expression
24 February 2014

New proposed legislation on “terrorism” and “disorder” being discussed in Brazilian Congress puts freedom of expression and the right to peaceful ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/001/2014

USA: Trial judge backs mercy as execution looms: Ernest ...
21 February 2014

Florida death row prisoner Ernest Suggs, aged 58, has exhausted his ordinary court appeals and is seeking executive clemency. If this is denied, the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/012/2014