Issue 1 | Stop Child ExecutionsBy Amnesty International
Published Aug. 13, 2004 10:15 p.m.
'Death for a 17-year-old?' AI, on their campaign to stop executions of child offenders in America and worldwide. Although it violates international law, the United States remains one of only eight nations that still practices child executions. Amnesty International reports with stories about child offenders around the world who have been executed or who are currently on death row. Since 1990, the United States has executed more child offenders than all other nations combined. Read more to find out how you can help stop the executions.