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June #meeting minutes are now available

Minutes of the June meeting are now available.  It includes the monthly death penalty report which is available in full as a separate blog post. 18 more words

Death Penalty

Amnesty International on AFSPA in J&K

Amnesty International

Report name = Denied: Failures in accountability for human rights violations by security force personnel in Jammu & Kashmir

Based on :->> implications of AFSPA in J&K… 80 more words

Internal Security

Judge Tells Obama Administration to Pull Amnesties By End Of July OR ELSE!

I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t always fully understand all of President Obama’s amnesty orders, and which specific ones people are usually talking about.   20 more words

Blog

China adopts sweeping new national security law

Beijing (dpa) – China’s legislature approved a sweeping national security law Wednesday to tighten control of the internet and empower the state to take “all necessary measures” to protect its sovereignty. 362 more words

China

OBAMA DEFIES FEDERAL JUDGE FAILING TO RESCIND WRONGLY ISSUED AMNESTIES

WT: “The Obama administration still hasn’t fully rescinded the 2,000 three-year amnesties it wrongly issued four months ago in violation of a court order, government lawyers recently admitted in court, spurring a stern response from the judge who said the matter must be cleaned up by the end of July — or else.” 61 more words

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