Death Row

UN Chief Ban Ki-moon expresses 'deep regret' over executions in Indonesia

The UN secretary general has expressed “deep regret” over the execution of eight men in Indonesia for…

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US man freed after 30 years on death row

Anthony Ray Hinton, a 58-year-old black man from Alabama, has been freed after spending almost three decades on death row…

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Indonesia rejects Australia's offer to swap prisoners

Indonesia rejected Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop's offer of swapping prisoners, which was aimed at saving the…

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Execution of Georgia's only woman on death row halted

Georgia has halted the execution of Kelly Renee Gissendaner, a woman on death row in the US…

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Drug review: U.S. Supreme Court postpones three executions

The Supreme Court in the U.S. has delayed the execution of three inmates on death row after…

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Texas inmate on death row released after conviction collapses

A 49-year-old man from Texas on death row for four years has been released after being cleared off a 2005…

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