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Team wants kids out of jail

The Power of Mercy Advisory Committee wants the law reviewed for pregnant women or those with small children to be given alternative punishments for crime. Vice chairperson Regina Boisabi said children live in deplorable conditions in jail. She spoke at Murang’a Women’s Prison on Friday. Boisabi said the judiciary should consider community service, probation, suspended […]

A Kenyan delegation is in Oslo, Norway to attend the 6th World Congress against the Death Penalty.

The three day Congress, starting today, seeks to assist countries develop new strategies for universal abolition of the death penalty. This year’s theme is Abolition Now! The Kenyan delegation, under the leadership of the Power of Mercy Advisory Committee (POMAC), is expected to present the Kenya position on the ongoing global debate on the death […]