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#Clemency

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Death row prisoner who hired hitman to kill his family given last-minute reprieve
# Clemency
# Clemency

Death row prisoner who hired hitman to kill his family given last-minute reprieve

Feb 23rd 2018, 10:43 AM 31,905 Views 29 Comments

His father appealed for his life.

Obama 'considering reducing Chelsea Manning's prison sentence'
# Clemency
# Clemency

Obama 'considering reducing Chelsea Manning's prison sentence'

Jan 11th 2017, 8:12 PM 27,944 Views 48 Comments

She has served seven years of a 35-year sentence for leaking classified material.

Death row prisoner given reprieve two hours before execution
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Death row prisoner given reprieve two hours before execution

Jul 24th 2012, 12:23 PM 9,233 Views 23 Comments

Warren Hill, who is intellectually disabled,was sentenced to death for killing a fellow prisoner.

Syrian air force pilot defects to Jordan and is granted political asylum
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian air force pilot defects to Jordan and is granted political asylum

Jun 21st 2012, 3:22 PM 2,662 Views 12 Comments

The pilot flew his plane to Jordan while on a training mission.

Tánaiste seeks clemency for Bahraini medics
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

Tánaiste seeks clemency for Bahraini medics

Jun 16th 2012, 2:21 PM 2,059 Views 2 Comments

The doctors and nurses were sentenced after being found guilty of aiding an uprising against the Gulf kingdom’s regime.

China executes Filipino drug dealer despite clemency plea
# China
# China

China executes Filipino drug dealer despite clemency plea

Dec 8th 2011, 8:02 AM 3,157 Views 16 Comments

The Phillipine president made an appeal on humanitarian grounds to avert today’s execution.

Norris received TCD disability pension because of Hepatitis diagnosis
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Norris received TCD disability pension because of Hepatitis diagnosis

Oct 5th 2011, 12:22 PM 4,516 Views 136 Comments

David Norris confirms he received a disability pension from Trinity College, after being diagnosed with Hepatitis in 1994.

National Library does not know if Norris clemency letters are in archive
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

National Library does not know if Norris clemency letters are in archive

Oct 3rd 2011, 2:41 PM 1,753 Views 90 Comments

The National Library received boxes of David Norris papers but won’t be opening them to the public or media without senator’s permission.

Norris: Unpublished Nawi letters are covered by legal privilege
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Norris: Unpublished Nawi letters are covered by legal privilege

Sep 28th 2011, 11:21 AM 2,198 Views 82 Comments

Senator David Norris says more letters seeking clemency for Ezra Nawi are covered by “professional legal privilege”.

McGrath to meet with supporters tonight to discuss Norris, while Ross provides 18th signature
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

McGrath to meet with supporters tonight to discuss Norris, while Ross provides 18th signature

Sep 25th 2011, 11:06 AM 1,541 Views 81 Comments

Mattie McGrath has yet to make a decision on supporting Norris, while Shane Ross has confirmed his support. Meanwhile the Sunday Times reports six new clemency letters have been revealed.

Troy Davis' final appeal denied, execution to go ahead
# Death Row
# Death Row

Troy Davis' final appeal denied, execution to go ahead

Sep 21st 2011, 8:39 AM 3,359 Views 33 Comments

After spending more than two decades on death row, Georgia inmate Troy Davis is to be killed by lethal injection today – despite Amnesty International insisting that the evidence against him has “fallen apart”.

Mitchell will release what clemency appeal letters he has
# Gay's Letters
# Gay's Letters

Mitchell will release what clemency appeal letters he has

Aug 27th 2011, 2:46 PM 1,112 Views 11 Comments

The Fine Gael presidential candidate is under pressure for letters appealing for clemency for death row inmates that he has written during his time as a TD and MEP.

Mitchell defends letter seeking clemency for Death Row inmate
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Mitchell defends letter seeking clemency for Death Row inmate

Aug 12th 2011, 11:14 AM 1,184 Views 43 Comments

Gay Mitchell tells RTÉ that he sought clemency for Paul Hill simply because he thinks the death penalty “is barbaric”.

Calls for Mitchell to explain letter seeking clemency for double murderer
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Calls for Mitchell to explain letter seeking clemency for double murderer

Aug 4th 2011, 8:29 AM 4,270 Views 132 Comments

A Fine Gael TD is calling on the party’s presidential candidate to explain a letter he sent eight years ago.