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The Reprieve

I long to hear my voice

Above all the clamor and noise

But I’m drowned out

My the sound of my own doubt

If only it would grant me the reprieve… 188 more words

Reprieve: Pakistan govt stays execution of paraplegic man

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For immediate release: Tue Nov 24, 2015

Pakistan govt stays execution of paraplegic man

The Pakistan government has stayed the exection of Abdul Basit, a paralysed man who had been set to hang at dawn tomorrow morning, according to his lawyers at Justice Project Pakistan (JPP) 263 more words

Reprieve: Some 72% of 588 Egyptian death sentences were for attending pro-democracy protests

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For immediate release: Sat Nov 14th, 2015

Egypt sentenced nearly 600 to death last year

The Egyptian government has sentenced nearly 600 people to death in the last year, with the vast majority of death sentences handed down in relation to political protest, human rights organization Reprieve has found.   471 more words

By this time of the year….

By this time of the year, I am tired. I have worked, planned, organized, gained trust, and a whole slew of other things for past, present and potential clients. 222 more words

Elderly Care

Reprieve: UK PM @David_Cameron is prioritizing trade over human rights

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For immediate release: Monday Nov 9, 2015

UK ended executions 50 years ago today – Reprieve comment
Commenting on the 50th anniversary of the abolition of the death penalty in Britain, Maya Foa, director of the death penalty team at Reprieve, said: 269 more words

@POTUS on Guantánamo: It's time for us to close it.

President Obama Holds First Ever Ceremony And Vetoes The NDAA

By: Jason Easley


Thursday, October 22nd, 2015, 4:18 pm

… the third thing is that this legislation specifically impeded our ability to close Guantanamo in a way that I have repeatedly argued is counterproductive to our efforts to defeat terrorism around the world. 173 more words


Reprieve: US obliged to help free ex-Guantánamo prisoner from Moroccan detention

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For immediate release: Wed Oct 21, 2015

US government publicly concedes case against ex-Gitmo prisoner collapsed in 2011

On the eve of a hearing in Morocco that will determine whether ex-Guantánamo prisoner Younous Chekkouri is to be set free, the US government has released a letter admitting that the central allegation against him in the US was withdrawn in 2011. 568 more words