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A Spark Of Hope For Ho Duy Hai’s Family As New Alibi Emerges

A Spark Of Hope For Ho Duy Hai’s Family As New Alibi Emerges
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On June 24, 2021, Attorney Tran Hong Phong, the lawyer for Ho Duy Hai and his family in their petition for his wrongful death penalty case, published a letter on his Facebook account, providing a new alibi regarding the case. Five lawyers (including Phong), two journalists working for a law

Jason Nguyen
Jason Nguyen
Death Penalty
Ho Duy Hai’s Case Reaffirmed, Sentenced to Death Again

Ho Duy Hai’s Case Reaffirmed, Sentenced to Death Again
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On May 8, 2020, around 15:30 Hanoi’s time, the 17 members-committee of the Supreme People’s Court of Vietnam reaffirmed Ho Duy Hai’s lower courts’ decisions and again sentenced him to death. They have also denied the petition for a cassation trial from the Supreme People’s

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thereporter
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Ho Duy Hai’s Cassation Trial

Ho Duy Hai’s Cassation Trial
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On May 6, 2020, a cassation trial started for Ho Duy Hai – a death-row inmate in Vietnam. His mother has been requesting the courts to review his wrongfully convicted case for the past decade. In one of our previous articles, we detailed the facts of his wrongful conviction in 2008.

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thereporter
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After Decade of Petitions, Vietnam to Re-consider Case of Death Row Inmate Ho Duy Hai

After Decade of Petitions, Vietnam to Re-consider Case of Death Row Inmate Ho Duy Hai
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After more than 10 years of petitioning the Vietnamese government, Nguyen Thi Loan (pictured above) says a huge weight has been lifted off her shoulders. Her son, Ho Duy Hai, who had been found guilty of murder in 2008 and was sitting on Vietnam’s death row for eleven years,

Will Nguyen
Will Nguyen
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Wrongful Death Penalty Cases And The Families That The Inmates Left Behind

Wrongful Death Penalty Cases And The Families That The Inmates Left Behind
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Mrs. Loan began to cry softly as she spoke to me one afternoon in late March, when I called to ask if there were any updates on her son Ho Duy Hai, who is sitting on death row in Long An province on a wrongful conviction. “He is so young,

Quynh-Vi Tran
Quynh-Vi Tran
Death Penalty
Death-Row Inmate Dang Van Hien May Get A Second Chance At Life

Death-Row Inmate Dang Van Hien May Get A Second Chance At Life
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On February 18, 2019, the defense attorneys for Dang Van Hien – a farmer in Dak Nong Province who was sentenced to death in January 2018 – received a letter from the People’s Supreme Court in Hanoi, asking them to supplement further information in support of Hien’s request for a

Quynh-Vi Tran
Quynh-Vi Tran
Death Penalty