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Death Penalty (906)
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...
                  Feb 10 2021 3:16pm
                  Pakistan: 'landmark' ban on executing prisoners with mental disabilities
                  Supreme Court says executing two men diagnosed with schizophrenia woul...
                    Jan 21 2021 5:03pm
                    Urgent Action outcome: Thirteen federal executions in six months
                    Three people, including one woman, were executed in the last week of t...