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Death Penalty

Death Penalty
April 4, 2018

Mass trials and the death penalty in Egypt

Mass trials have routinely led to death sentences, resulting in a dramatic expansion of Egypt’s…
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Death Penalty
April 4, 2018

Article 122 – the loophole that allows death sentences for children

The arbitrary arrests, unfair trials, and illegal death sentences inflicted by the Egyptian government on…
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Death Penalty
April 4, 2018

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

The Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi launched his crackdown on human rights immediately after the…
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Death PenaltyTorture
March 21, 2018

I was arrested in Cairo when I was 17 and faced the death penalty

I was arrested in Cairo when I was 17. I turned 18 in an Egyptian prison.…
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Death Penalty
March 7, 2018

Is Saudi Arabia really reforming?

Our analysis reveals that executions in Saudi Arabia have doubled under Mohammed bin Salman.
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Death Penalty
January 26, 2018

7 truly unbelievable facts about the case of an innocent man in a Florida prison

Kris Maharaj, a British citizen and former billionaire racehorse owner, was sentenced to death in…
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Death Penalty
January 15, 2018

Kris Maharaj – an innocent men in a Miami jail

Chances are you’ve not heard of a millionaire British businessman called Kris Maharaj.
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Death Penalty
January 15, 2018

One year anniversary of three executions in Bahrain

One year ago today, Bahrain executed three men who were arrested in the wake of…
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Death Penalty
January 2, 2018

A warning 2 years on from mass execution

Two years on from a mass execution that saw political protesters – including children –…
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