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Death Penalty (862)
Nov 9 2021 12:47pm
Singapore: 'Time running out' for man with learning disabilities set to be hanged tomorrow
Responding to the last-minute stay that has been granted in the planne...
Oct 11 2021 6:02pm
Iran: authorities set to execute man deemed 'mature' at 17
Arman Abdolali, now 25, judged ‘mentally mature’ partly on the basis t...
Sep 16 2021 4:28pm
Troy Davis remembered: special event ten years on from his execution
Davis was executed in US state of Georgia on 21 September 2011 ‘We ...
Aug 4 2021 6:27pm
Iran: man originally arrested aged 15 secretly executed
Sajad Sanjari, 26, was hanged at dawn on Monday with his family only i...
Aug 2 2021 11:59pm
Saudi Arabia: fresh persecution following country's presidency of G20 - new report
Crackdown has seen jump in executions and jailings by notorious anti-t...
Jul 25 2021 8:20pm
Sierra Leone: Abolition of death penalty a 'major victory'
The West African state has become the 23rd country on the continent to...
Jun 22 2021 12:58pm
Iran: juvenile offender facing 'abhorrent' execution within days
Judicial authorities have acknowledged that Hossein Shahbazi was under...
Jun 8 2021 4:54pm
Saudi Arabia: 26-year-old facing execution for 'rioting' after forced confession
Mustafa al-Darwish may have been as young as 17 at time of alleged cri...
Apr 29 2021 4:18pm
Malawi: death penalty ruled unconstitutional
Two people were sentenced to death last year in Malawi Move part of...
Apr 21 2021 12:00am
Death penalty in 2020: executions down a quarter - new report
Authoritative overview records 483 executions in 18 countries - down 2...