Tag Archives: coerced confession

Reprieve: “Pakistan seems hell bent on rushing through executions of the more than 8000 people … “

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Wed June 10, 2015 Pakistan Supreme Court refuses to hear Shafqat Hussain appeal Just hours after innocent juvenile Aftab Bahadur was hanged in the early hours of this morning, Pakistan’s Supreme … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Pakistan executes Aftab Bahadur despite evidence of innocence

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Wed June 10, 2015 Pakistan executes Aftab Bahadur, sentenced to death at 15, despite evidence of innocence This morning at 0430 Pakistan time (0030 UK time), Aftab Bahadur was executed in … Continue reading

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Please act quickly – stop an execution!

Published on Jun 8, 2015 Please take action here!! ————————- Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Tues June 9, 2015 Pakistan to execute juvenile tomorrow, despite evidence of innocence   The Pakistani authorities are planning tomorrow (Wed) … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Pakistan schedules hearing for Shafqat Hussain for 4 hours after execution

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Mon June 8, 2015 Supreme Court of Pakistan schedules hearing in Shafqat Hussain case for 4 hours after execution   The Supreme Court in Pakistan has this afternoon admitted an appeal … Continue reading

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Rights groups urge Pakistan to call off juvenile execution

Reprieve +44 (0) 7791 755 415 For immediate release: Sun June 7, 2015 Rights groups urge Pakistan to call off juvenile execution Leading rights groups Amnesty International, Child Rights International Network, Defence for Children International, Human Rights Watch, Redress and … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Execution date set for Pakistani convicted as juvenile

Reprieve 44 (0) 207 553 8161 For Immediate Release: Mon June 1, 2015 Execution date set for Pakistani juvenile despite Government’s inconsistent claims over age, document cover-up   An execution date has been set for a Pakistani convicted as a … Continue reading

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@HuffingtonPost loses mind, prints @AP BS re #FreeDavontaeSanford

Hit Man Vincent Smothers Says He, Not An Imprisoned Teen, Is Responsible For 4 Murders “This kid would not cooperate with me. When all else fails, blame the lawyer,” Slameka said. “I did everything I could do.” via Hit Man … Continue reading

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Gannett’s @freep ongoing efforts to keep an innocent incarcerated … #FreeDavontaeSanford

Hit man claims credit for 2007 murders An imprisoned hit man once again is trying to clear another man convicted in a 2007 quadruple murder in Detroit. Vincent Smothers says it’s simple: Davontae Sanford couldn’t have shot and killed those … Continue reading

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@onetoughnerd pardoned connected drunk driver instead of innocent kid

Snyder uses pardon for connected lawyer “He’s got half of his car in the oncoming left turn lane,” Judge Kimberly Small said after watching the dash-cam video. “This isn’t even a close case.” Gocha pleaded guilty to driving while impaired … Continue reading

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Fools rush in, coerce confession for nonexistent crime

Published on Nov 22, 2013 | “Fools Rush In” by Brook Benton Deaf homeless man jailed in Virginia for six weeks says he was denied interpreter | US news | The Guardian He knew he was in jail, but he … Continue reading

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