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Estonia Death Penalty

The Baltic States: Time to abolish the death penalty

Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have all retained the death penalty in their respective criminal codes, although the number of crimes punishable by death has been reduced in all three. In this report AI appeals to the authorities of the three countries to abolish the death penalty and to commute all...
Brazil Detention

Weekly Update Service 40/92 (includes addition)

1. The Baltic States: Amnesty International visits Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. 2. Brazil: Amnesty International sends fact-finding delegation to Sao Paulo to investigate prison massacre. 3. Myanmar: AI concerned that at least 1600 political prisoners remained detained without trial or after...
Albania Death Penalty

Death Penalty News April 1992

1. Switzerland: Total abolition of the death penalty approved by Parliament. 2. European Parliament calls for action against death penalty. 3. Georgia: Restoration of 1921 Constitution means abolition of death penalty. 4. Lithuania: Scope of death penalty reduced. 5. Canada: Guarantee secured in...