Entries tagged with “Harm Reduction International

Policy Issues

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Apr 16, 2021

Global Death Penalty Report: Executions for Drug Offenses Down 75% Worldwide

Executions for drug offens­es plum­met­ed world­wide dur­ing 2020, accord­ing to a new report by the glob­al drug-pol­i­cy mon­i­tor Harm Reduction International (HRI). Three coun­tries — China, Saudi Arabia, and Iran — car­ried out 3

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Sentencing Alternatives

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Women

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Oct 07, 2021

Report: More Women Serving Extreme Sentences in the United States

The num­ber of women serv­ing extreme sen­tences in the United States has increased sharply in the last decade, a September 2021 report by a col­lab­o­ra­tive of crim­i­nal law reform orga­ni­za­tions has found. The report,