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Death Penalty
May 20, 2018

Post Mortem – the execution of Edward Earl Johnson

31 years ago, on May 20, 1987, just before midnight, I was sitting in the…
Secret PrisonsTorture
May 10, 2018

BREAKING: UK Prime Minister apologizes for country’s role in CIA abduction, torture and rendition of Abdul-Hakim Belhaj and Fatima Boudchar

In an unprecedented statement to the British Parliament today, the UK Prime Minister acknowledged her…
Guantánamo Bay
May 10, 2018

Gina Haspel has raised her right hand and forsworn torture – that is not enough

Haspel has now raised her right hand and forsworn torture, just as George Bush insisted…
May 10, 2018

Gina Haspel has raised her right hand and forsworn torture – that is not enough

May 3, 2018

BREAKING: Trump transfers first detainee out of Guantánamo

April 27, 2018

My client is held indefinitely in Guantánamo – we have simply failed to let him go

April 4, 2018

Mass trials and the death penalty in Egypt

April 4, 2018

Article 122 – the loophole that allows death sentences for children

April 4, 2018

Egypt’s crackdown on dissent – and the two laws underpinning it

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