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She Stands Up for a World Without Executions
World  (tags: Middle East, human rights, death penalty, activism, petitions )

Freya
- 191 days ago - action.amnesty.org.au
Atena Daemi speaks out tirelessly to end the death penalty in Iran. Incredibly, these activities have been cited as "evidence" of her criminal activity and now sheâEUR(TM)s been sentenced to seven years in jail.
TAKE ACTION: SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR KILLING HER RAPIST
World  (tags: death penalty, sexual assault, rapist, rape victims )

Dogan
- 342 days ago - amnesty.org.au
19-year-old Noura in Sudan has been sentenced to death for killing a man in self-defence while being raped. Please send an urgent email to the Minister of Justice, demanding they overturn NouraâEUR(TM)s death sentence.
Petition - Free Tourist Facing Death Penalty for Painkillers
World  (tags: egypt, tourism, PAIN KILLERS, death penalty, back pain treatment, imprisonment, injustice, inappropriate punishment, conflict, Human Rights Violations, releasing, freedoms )


- 531 days ago - forcechange.com
Free Laura Plummer, a tourist facing life in prison or the death penalty for carrying common painkillers. Thirty-three year old British tourist Laura Plummer was visiting her husband in Egypt when her family says she was arrested for drug trafficking.
TAKE ACTION: Mandatory Death Penalty
World  (tags: pakistan, death penalty, Sharia law )

Dogan
- 969 days ago - beheardproject.com
Join with 424,259 others. Christian mom Asia Bibi has been sentenced to death in Pakistan for her faith under PakistanâEUR(TM)s Shariah blasphemy law. This wife and mother of five will hang for her Christian faith if we do not act now. WeâEUR(TM)re mobilizing...
'Reprieve' Take Action: Saudi Arabia, Stop Crucifixion of Ali Al-Nimr, Teen Sentenced in Wake of 'Arab Spring' Pro-Dem Uprising
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, death penalty, dictatorship, repression, Arab Spring, freedom, free expression, demonstration, Ali al-Nimr, teenager, targeted revenge, uncle, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, noted critic of kingdom, Reprieve, British, legal aid group, Guantanamo )

LucyKalei
- 1310 days ago - reprieve.org.uk
At any moment, w/out prior notification of family, Ali al-Nimr, 20, may be crucified by Saudi authorities. Join campaign to save Ali, 3 yrs in prison, accused of many offenses, inc illegal demonstration; tortured, forced to sign false confession when 17!
Court Sentences Egypt's Ousted President Mohammed Morsi To Death
World  (tags: world, Egypt, Morsi, death penalty, violence, society, government, ethics, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 1438 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohammed Morsi and over 100 others to death Saturday over a mass prison break during the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak and later brought Morsi's Islamist movement to power.
Flowers of Hope   video
World  (tags: death penalty, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, President Widodo, Indonesia, Jakarta Post )

Nancy
- 1457 days ago - youtube.com
Two young Australians -- Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran -- along with a group of others face imminent execution in Indonesia on Wednesday 29 April.In less than 24 hours, the Australian public purchased 15,000 flowers to adorn giant letters spelling...
Torture & Terror in Nigeria: Join Worldwide Movement to Save Moses, 24, From Execution
World  (tags: Nigeria, Moses Akatugba, Delta State, army, torture, impunity, coerced confession, alleged petty crime, death penalty, overturn, hanging, Amnesty International )

LucyKalei
- 1692 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Moses Akatugba, arrested at 16 for allegedly stealing 3 cell phones, convicted on 'confessions' coerced thru ghastly torture. After 8 yrs in prison, now sentenced to hang. Claims of torture never investigated! Overturn sentence for NigerianIndependenceDay
Stop Mass Executions in Egypt! ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, Morsi supporters, Egypt, death penalty, corruption, Judiciary, law )

Nancy
- 1761 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Since January the Egyptian judiciary has recommended the death penalty for 1,247 men and upheld death sentences against 247 men. All are Morsi supporters.
Sudanese Woman Condemned to Hang Will Now Be FREED After International Outrage
World  (tags: Sudan, Meriam Ibrahim, death penalty, HumanRights, ethics, freedoms, religion )

Lynn
- 1786 days ago - express.co.uk
THE WOMAN [Meriam Ibrahim] sentenced to death in Sudan for marrying a Christian will be freed in a matter of days, a foreign ministry official has said. ... was sentenced to 100 lashes for adultery and death by hanging for renouncing Islam.
Polls: Julian Assange's WikiLeaks Party Has Good Chance To Win Senate Seat In Australia
World  (tags: Highlights, News, World and tagged Assange, Campaign, Death Penalty, Election, Labor, National, News, Senate, South, U.S., Wikileaks )

Judy
- 2189 days ago - mintpressnews.com
Much to the chagrin of the U.S. government, Julian Assange and his WikiLeaks Party are likely to win Senate seats in the Australian states of Victoria -- where Assange announced his intention to run for Senate -- and New South Wales, according to research
We Can LIVE Without the Death Penalty! ACTION
World  (tags: freedoms, death penalty, human rights )

Nancy
- 2656 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
February 27-March 11 will be Death Penalty Action Weeks (DPAW), a period when Amnesty International activists and other supporters of death penalty abolition will organize events and take action to educate their campuses and communities, change policy and
ACTION ALERT: Solution To Wrongful Death Penalty Sentences In Alabama Is To Abolish The Death Penalty! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: death penalty, tragic death, troy davis, abolish death penalty, alabama laws, legalisation, human rights )

Simone
- 2754 days ago - forcechange.com
The recent death of Troy Davis is still fresh in the minds of death penalty abolitionists throughout the country. Meanwhile another potential victim, named Cory Maples, sits on death row awaiting a Supreme Court decision regarding his case.
He Was 14 Yrs. 6mos. and 5 Days Old --- and the Youngest Person Executed in the United States in the 20th Century | Flickr : Pa
World  (tags: USA South Carolina, death penalty, Human Rights Violations, children, abuse, black americans, crime, history )

Laurence
- 2960 days ago - flickr.com
In a South Carolina prison sixty-six years ago, guards walked a 14-year-old boy, bible tucked under his arm, to the electric chair. At 5' 1" and 95 pounds, the straps didn't fit, and an electrode was too big for his leg.
Take Action: Iranian Shiva Nazar-Ahari, 26, Risks Death Penalty - Trial Opened & Closed Today
World  (tags: Iran, political trial, human rights, Shiva Nazar-Ahari, journalists, unprecedented, capital crime, 'Moharebeh':, combatting/warring against God, death penalty, govt crackdown, dissidents, GreenMovement, Mousavi, Amnesty, We Are All Shiva )

LucyKalei
- 3152 days ago - english.aljazeera.net
Journalist & human rights activist risks death penalty for Moharebeh- warring against God. 1st time in history journalists charged with this capital crime - a number of them so charged. Global Campaign "We Are All Shiva"- Amnesty, ReportersW/outBorders,..
 

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