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Monday, June 10, 2019, 2:18:54AM

In Defense of the Right to Life: International Law and Death Penalty in the Philippines

A study by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines and Dr. Christopher Ward, SC, Australian Bar, Adjunct Professor, Australian National University

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World News in 2019

Japan executes foreigner for first time in a decade

December 26, 2019, Independent

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The Khashoggi verdict is exactly what impunity looks like. It must be denounced.

December 24, 2019, Agnes Callamard, Opinions, Washington Post

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5 foreigners in drug case could face death in Indonesia

December 18, 2019, Inquirer.net

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Pervez Musharraf: Pakistan ex-leader sentenced to death for treason

December 17, 2019, BBC News

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Botswana urged to abolish death penalty after latest execution

December 09, 2019, The Guardian

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I Oversaw Executions. We Cannot Resume the Federal Death Penalty

December 04, 2019, New York Times

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Americans Now Support Life in Prison Over Death Penalty

November 25, 2019, Gallup News

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UN criticizes Irans use of death penalty against minors

October 24, 2019, DW

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The Death Penalty for Drugs: What Public Opinion Surveys in Asia Teach Us

October 17, 2019, Giada Girelli, Filter Mag

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Malaysia: Unfair trials, secretive hangings and petty drug convictions reveal ‘cruel injustice’ of the death penalty

October 10, 2019, Amnesty International

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Against the death penalty: barrister Julian McMahon

July 25, 2019, ABC Radio

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Malaysia’s repeal of death penalty opens deep wounds, including that of Mongolian model murder

July 09, 2019, The Independent

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Why is Sri Lanka reinstating death penalty?

July 07, 2019, DW

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Debate on death penalty not very vigorous 1 year after Aum executions

July 06, 2019, Japan Today

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Prosecutor won’t seek death penalty in death of grandmother

July 06, 2019, News 4 Tucson

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SC issues Interim Order against death penalty

July 06, 2019, Daily FT

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Latter-day Saint Church defends involvement in death penalty case

July 06, 2019, Fox13 Salt Lake City

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Sri Lanka- Supreme Court issues interim order against death penalty

July 05, 2019, MenaFN

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Death penalty debate remains muted in Japan 1 year after AUM executions

July 05, 2019, Kyodo News

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Source: Govt will not table Bill to abolish death penalty this Parliament meeting

July 05, 2019, The Star

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The murder was caught on surveillance video. The accused now faces death if convicted

July 05, 2019, Miami Herald

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Jury to consider death penalty in Chinese scholar killing

July 05, 2019, Federal News Network

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As Malaysia eyes death penalty repeal, Al Jazeera documentary explores dilemma of capital punishment

July 04, 2019, Malay Mail

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Kentucky judge declares death penalty protocol unconstitutional

July 04, 2019, Crux Now

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Merced County DA is seeking the death penalty. And it could get costly, experts say

July 03, 2019, The Merced Sunstar

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Jose Martinez, The Hit Man Who Confessed To Killing Three Dozen People, Avoids The Death Penalty

July 03, 2019, BuzzFeed News

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Activists Hold Annual Fast Outside Supreme Court to Protest Death Penalty

July 02, 2019, Spektrum News

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Kentucky judge declares states death penalty protocol unconstitutional

July 02, 2019, The Courier Journal

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Lawmakers vote to substantially limit Oregon’s death penalty

June 29, 2019, Oregon Live

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Abolish the Death Penalty?

June 22, 2019, New York Times

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In Los Angeles, only people of color are sentenced to death

June 18, 2019, The Guardian

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GEORGIA PREPARES TO CARRY OUT THE 1,500TH EXECUTION IN THE U.S. SINCE 1976

June 18, 2019, The Intercept

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Poll finds Californians support the death penalty — and Newsom’s moratorium on executions

June 17, 2019, The LA Times

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Using Saudi death penalty vs. children is barbaric

June 17, 2019, CNN

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Debunking the Court’s Latest Death-Penalty Obsession

June 17, 2019, The Atlantic

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Reader reluctantly accepts governor’s death penalty moratorium

June 14, 2019, The LA Times

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Saudi Teenager Faces Death Sentence for Acts When He Was 10

June 09, 2019, New York Times

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GOP Lawmakers Are Quietly Turning Against the Death Penalty

June 07, 2019, The Atlantic

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Death knell: taking a stand to abolish capital punishment

February 26, 2019, Monash University

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