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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: 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

Death sentences and executions in 2008

24 March 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

New Mexico abolishes the death penalty

19 March 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pentagon preparing plan to close Guantanamo

22 December 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Security agreement puts 16,000 Iraqi detainees at risk of torture

28 November 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexican national executed in Texas

7 August 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Guantánamo: Day two of military judge questioning 9/11 accused about self-representation

11 July 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Legal Articles/Analyses/Commentaries

Guantánamo: Military judge to question capital defendants on decision to represent themselves

8 July 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Legal Articles/Analyses/Commentaries

USA: Capital charges sworn against another Guantánamo detainee tortured in secret CIA custody

2 July 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

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