Look at how less humane the species homosapiens have become. Execution of children in a world that we live in ? It is followed in so many countries including USA. Despite the condemnation from UN, this practice is till in existence with an intension to instill everlasting fear of perpetrating the crime for which the punishment was awarded. In simple words, to banish crime by assuming extreme violence as the banishing tool. Let us join hands to burry this practice deep enough, so that no one digs it out again.
Cases of Juvenile execution
1. Suspected Taliban militants executed a seven-year-old boy in southern Afghanistan after accusing him of spying for the government, a provincial official said Wednesday. (Courtesy: Times now, June 9, 2010)
For full case: Amnesty Universty USA
2. A woman and three men sentenced to death in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for murder have had their appeals against the sentences rejected by the Supreme Court. At the time of the crime three of the four individuals convicted were under the age of 18. (Courtesy: Amnesty USA, April 22, 1010).
For Full Case: Times of India
3. Yemen: Child Offender Saved from Death Row in Yemen, visits Amnesty International Researcher to express thanks Hafez Ibrahim, who had been sentenced to death in Yemen for a crime that happened when he was a juvenile offender, gives his personal thanks to Amnesty International for efforts that he credits with saving his life. Hafez Ibrahim recently visited Lamri Chirouf, the researcher from the International Secretariat, who was a primary contact for Hafez. This blog links to the article on the International website. (Courtesy: Amnesty USA, April 19, 2010).
For Full Case: Amnesty
4. Hossein Haghi, a teenager sentenced to death on February 8, 2004 by the Criminal Court, was spared from execution by the victim´s family. (Courtesy: Street Journalist, March 28, 2010).
For Full Case: Street Journalist
A video that spotlights juvenile execution. If you view this video, you will get to know the execution counts in major countries.
This is an awareness video of a case used to emphasize the pain of juvenile execution. Strictly recommended for people above 18 years.
Additional Information: More States Rethinking Life Sentences for Teens - Law.com
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Note: Dedicated to people who have died, who are about to die due to juvenile execution and the poor souls who lost their loved ones.
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