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Reprieve: CIA staffers accessed Senate computers to doctor information

Reprieve (001) 929 2754  For immediate release: Thurs July 31, 2014

Leaked US Government ‘talking points’ on Senate CIA torture report: Reprieve comment


A White House document showing the State Department’s recommended ‘talking points’ on a major Senate report into CIA torture – the executive summary to which is expected to be declassified and released next week – has today been leaked to the… 310 more words

Changing Lives

Recently, we have been marking LifeLines’ 25th anniversary. Over that time we have put over 5,000 people in this country in touch with condemned men and women. 980 more words


Frankie Boyle - shock and awe in aid of Reprieve

In 2011 the Daily Mirror wrote a pile of shite about Frankie Boyle, so he sued them, and was awarded £54,650 as a result. Those defamatory words read by millions may have stuck in the minds of the British public, but quite probably a far less known fact is that he donated his ‘winnings’ to Reprieve, to back their landmark legal attempt to sue the MI6 over accusations that they castigated… 655 more words

World Affairs

Reprieve: UK slipping into darkness; facilitating assassinations.


Reprieve 0207 553 8160  For immediate release: Sun July 27, 2014

“Primitive” deprivation of citizenship powers come into force

New powers have today come into force that allow Home Secretary Theresa May to deprive naturalised Brits of their citizenship, even where doing so would render them stateless. 219 more words

Reprieve: Jettisoning due process resulted in another botched execution.

Reprieve 001 929 258 2754  For immediate release: Wed July 23, 2014

Arizona inmate takes two hours to die in botched execution using experimental two-drug cocktail… 430 more words

My dog ate my homework: UK's rendition doc water damage claim apparently false

    Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8166    For immediate release: Thu July 17, 2014

Questions for UK Government over claims “heavy weather” destroyed renditions evidence

Claims made by the Government that possible evidence of UK involvement in renditions held in Diego Garcia was damaged by “extremely heavy weather” last month have been questioned by legal charity Reprieve, in the light of independent weather records suggesting there was no heavy rain during the period. 439 more words

Sweet Reprieve

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Lying awake, wrapped in the darkness
Thoughts are the only sure reality
Pulsating outward amidst the silence… 57 more words

Just A Thought...