Tag Archives: death penalty

Reprieve: Pakistan petitions to execute paralyzed man, and psychotic man

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Mon Aug 24, 2015 Pakistan seeks court permission to hang paraplegic and mentally ill prisoners this week   The Pakistani authorities will this week petition courts in the country for permission … Continue reading

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.@GovAbbott: Stay Nicaraguan Bernardo Tercero’s execution; don’t violate international law – updated

Texas Governor Must Stay Execution Of Nicaraguan National Bernardo Tercero Washington, DC — 8/21/15 — Today, the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty called on Texas Governor Greg Abbott to stay the execution of Nicaraguan national Bernardo Abán Tercero, … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Black Warrant for paralyzed prisoner a new low for Pakistan

Reprieve +44 (0) 7791 755 415 For immediate release: Sun Aug 16, 2015 Hearing tomorrow to decide fate of paraplegic Pakistani death-row prisoner A hearing tomorrow (Monday 17 August) will decide whether the Pakistani authorities should be able to hang … Continue reading

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UK under @David_Cameron more tightly embraces @POTUS’ #FewLivesMatter worldview

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Mon Aug 3, 2015 UK Government to scrap Death Penalty Strategy   The British Government will not renew its Strategy for working to end the death penalty around the world, international … Continue reading

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Two thumbs up for @MartinOMalley’s plan for criminal justice reform

Martin O’Malley can’t know everything that activists know, i.e.; that the decisions made in Trayvon Martin’s case were made by a man who spent much of his career laboring to keep frame-ups intact, among other blood-drenched lawlessness … Florida’s 18th … Continue reading

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NCADP to join America’s Journey for Justice march from Selma to D.C. on August 1st

NATIONAL COALITION TO ABOLISH THE DEATH PENALTY TO JOIN MARCH FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM “America’s Journey for Justice” To Begin August 1st, Featuring Walk from Selma to Washington, DC Washington, DC—Today, the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty announced … Continue reading

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Reprieve: a clear call to Pakistan to halt senseless wave of executions

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Thur July 30, 2015 UN and UK experts call on Pakistan to halt all executions     A group of UN experts and a leading UK legal body have called on … Continue reading

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