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Amnesty International

Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. Its mission is to undertake research and action focussed on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International has more than a million members and supporters in over 140 countries and territories. It is impartial and independent of any government, political persuasion or religious creed. It is financed largely by subscriptions and donations from its worldwide membership.  Website: www.amnesty.org
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USA: 'We learn, sometimes, from our mistakes' - Supreme Court outlaws life imprisonment without possibility of release for children who commit non-homicide crimes

18 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Legal Articles/Analyses/Commentaries

USA: Model criminal justice? Death by prosecutorial misconduct and a ‘stacked' jury: The case of Reginald Clemons, 17 years on Missouri's death row

11 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

USA: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review Ninth session of the UPR Working Group of the Human Rights Council : November-December 2010

19 April 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

USA: Government opposes habeas corpus review for any Bagram detainees; reveals 'enhanced' administrative review procedures

16 September 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Solutions to the Historic Violation of Indigenous Rights Will Only Be Found through Respectful Dialogue, in Good Faith, with Indigenous Peoples

7 August 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

USA: Judge orders Mohammed Jawad's release from Guantánamo; administration still mulling trial

31 July 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Amnesty International Report 2009 - USA

28 May 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Mixed messages: Counter Terror and Human Rights - President Obama's first 100 days

29 April 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

USA: Judicial review and remedy still more myth than reality for Guantánamo detainees

9 April 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

USA: Detainees continue to bear costs of delay and lack of remedy

9 April 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

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