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Reprieve: Judge decides rendered couple deserve day in court, UK/US relations irrelevant

    Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8166  For immediate release: Thu Oct 30, 2014

Libyan rendition victims’ case must be heard, Court of Appeal rules

Britain’s Court of Appeal has today ruled that a husband and wife who were rendered to Gaddafi’s prisons, in a long-secret part of Tony Blair’s 2004 ‘deal in the desert,’ are to be allowed their day in court. 690 more words

Reprieve: former FL cop says Kris Maharaj was framed

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For immediate release: Thu Oct 30, 2014

“I know Brit was framed” says new witness, 28 years after Miami jailing… 529 more words

Death Row Inmate Waits to Know if Request for a Stay Will Be Granted

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A Missouri death row inmate is waiting to find out if he’ll get an 11th-hour reprieve.

Lawyers for Mark Christeson say his execution – set to take place at one minute past midnight Wednesday morning – should be postponed due to mistakes made by Christeson’s previous team of attorneys nearly a decade ago. 228 more words


Reprieve: the Prime Minister says he is ‘concerned’ – but where is the outrage ... @Number10gov

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For immediate release: Fri Oct 24, 2014

Children of abducted Brit tell PM: bring our Dad backThe young children of a Briton who was kidnapped and rendered in secret to Ethiopia have begged the Prime Minister to take action on his case, as he enters his fifth month of detention. 516 more words

'One of the toughest ads I've ever seen': Don't let Colo. Gov. Hickenlooper run from this [videos]

Dennis O’Connor’s 17-year-old daughter Colleen and three coworkers were brutally murdered in 1993 by Nathan Dunlap. Dunlap, was scheduled to be executed in 2013. Colorado Gov. 409 more words

US Politics

Reprieve: UK's Hammond okay with charge/trial for "insulting an institution"

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For immediate release: Sun Oct 19, 2014

Government urged to defend Bahraini activist as ‘trial for tweeting’ begins

The UK Government’s close links to Bahrain have been criticised ahead of the trial of a Bahraini human rights activist, starting today (19th), for the ‘crime’ of sending tweets. 364 more words

Reprieve: UK's Hammond believes US re GITMO; doesn't want proof

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For immediate release: Sun Oct 19, 2014

Foreign Secretary ignores concerns over Guantanamo Brit abuse

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has dismissed concerns over the abuse of British cleared detainee Shaker Aamer, in a letter to his lawyer at human rights charity Reprieve. 628 more words