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USA: End four-decade campaign of vengeance and release Albert Woodfox

Headline Title:  USA: End four-decade campaign of vengeance and release Albert Woodfox 06 January 2014 Authorities in the US state of Louisiana must end their campaign of vengeance against Albert Woodfox and release him after nearly four decades of cruel solitary confinement, Amnesty International said on the eve of a Federal Court of Appeals hearing on his case.“The state of Louisiana’s action is not in the interests of justice. Its insistence in keeping Albert Woodfox behind bars after decades in solitary confinement amounts to a campaign of vengeance, paid with taxpayers’ money,”…

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