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[In the news] Mary Jane told of execution date: Tuesday, April 28 -RAPPLER

Mary Jane told of execution date: Tuesday, April 28
Jet Damazo-Santos, RAPPLER
April 25, 2015

(UPDATED) Mary Jane is told Saturday afternoon about her execution date, Tuesday, April 28, in the presence of Philippine embassy officials, just hours after a reunion with her family. 130 more words

Human Rights

[Press Release] Indonesia: Stop Imminent Executions. Death Penalty for Drug Crimes Violates International Law -HRW

Indonesia: Stop Imminent Executions
Death Penalty for Drug Crimes Violates International Law

(Jakarta, April 25, 2015) – President Joko Widodo of Indonesia should urgently commute the death sentences of 10 people who face imminent execution for drug trafficking, Human Rights Watch said today. 663 more words

Human Rights

Very Sad news

Waking up this morning to news that Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have received their formal notice of execution from President Joko Widodo is devastating. Seventy two hours left to breathe. 222 more words

My Musings

The death of our children and the justice system

We have a situation on our hands as a country – the laws that are in place to deter a person from committing vicious acts are not effective in the least! 916 more words


If I Were Michael Dukakis - The Death Penalty Answer

Perhaps among the dozen most famous Presidential Debate Moments in our national history came in the 1988 race, and was asked of Michael Dukakis, then Massachusetts Governor, a Democrat: 350 more words



A few months backwards, Indonesia government under President Joko Widodo has will to upholds the law on drugs abuse, especially the implementation of death penalty to the drugs dealers and trafficking. 769 more words


Last Chance Rally to #KeepHopeAlive in Brisbane

The Indonesian government has now given formal notice that the next ten prisoners may be executed anytime after the next 72 hours. 42 more words

Capital Punishment