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Capital punishment by country

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Worldwide, 93 countries still have capital punishment in their lawbooks, and 37 of them currently perform executions:.

The Death Penalty Worldwide - Infoplease

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Executions were recorded in 22 countries in 2014, the same number as 2013. ... Three countries have signed treaties to abolish the death penalty, but not ... Death penalty is sanctioned by law but has not been the practice for ten or more years ...

Death Penalty | Amnesty International

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Today, the number has risen to 140 - nearly two-thirds of countries around the world. ... Countries that still use the death penalty immediately halt all executions.

Abolitionist and Retentionist Countries | Death Penalty Information ...

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Countries that have abolished the death penalty since 1976 ... but can be considered abolitionist in practice in that they have not executed anyone during the ... Slovenia and Croatia abolished the death penalty while they were still republics of ...

10 Countries That Still Embrace Capital Punishment - Criminal ...

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Out of those 58 countries that still uphold the death penalty, 527 people were ... Currently, 34 of the 50 U.S. states still use the death penalty, and Texas, ... The current method for public executions mostly consists of beheading by sword.

Death Sentences Surge, Even as More Countries Drop Capital ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/01/05/world/middleeast/fewer-countries-use-death-penalty-but-death-sentences-surge.html

Jan 5, 2016 ... A total of 105 countries have abolished the death penalty, with ... to limit the use of the death penalty (the federal government still uses it, though ...

5 Surprising Facts About the Death Penalty Worldwide

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Apr 13, 2013 ... Here are five of the most interesting death penalty facts from last year: 1. ... The few countries that do still practice execution are situated in ...

Countries that have abandoned the use of capital punishment - the ...

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Aug 14, 2012 ... Countries that have abandoned the use of the death penalty. ... The hyperlinks are not necessarily still active today. "Image: Death Penalty ...

International Death Penalty | Amnesty International USA

www.amnestyusa.org/our-work/issues/death-penalty/international-death-penalty

International death penalty trends lean toward abolition. Today over two-thirds of the world's nations have ended capital punishment in law or practice.

Death Sentences and Executions 2014 | Amnesty International USA

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Mar 31, 2015 ... An alarming number of countries used the death penalty to tackle real ... a steady decline in the use of the death penalty in the country over the ...

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Death penalty statistics, country by country | visualisation and data ...

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Find out who uses the death penalty today - and see how it compares to 2007 ... North Korea, Yemen and the US (the only G7 country to still execute people) ...

The Death Penalty: An International Perspective | Death Penalty ...

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International News and Developments - Current Year ... At least 25 countries were known to have carried out judicial executions in 2015. ... Amnesty International ceased to publish minimum figures for the use of the death penalty in China, ...

Map: Which Countries Use the Death Penalty? - The Atlantic

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Jul 6, 2011 ... Which countries use the death penalty but are neither among the world's .... Today, many are suffering from another problem that has no name, ...