Le donazioni alla Comunità di Sant'Egidio sono fiscalmente deducibili
secondo la normativa vigente
 
Anche quest'anno è possibile destinare il 5x1000 alla Comunità di Sant'Egidio
Scrivi il numero 80191770587 nella dichiarazione dei redditi

Andrea Riccardi: sul web

Andrea Riccardi: sui social network

Andrea Riccardi: la rassegna stampa

change language
sei dentro: no pena di morte - news newslettercontattilink

Sostieni la Comunità

 
29 Aprile 2013 | RUSSIA

ITAR-TASS: Russia – Putin si dichiara contrario alla revoca della moratoria sulla pena di morte. (EN)

 
versione stampabile

ITAR-TASS

 

25/04/2013

                      Putin says he is against lifting death penalty moratorium

 

 

MOSCOW, April 25 (Itar-Tass) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he is against calling off the capital punishment moratorium.

“This issue has been discussed in society for quite a long time,” he said during his televised question-and-answer session. “We we witness such tragedies [recent mass killing in Belgorod – Itar-Tass], I can hardly keep from taking a pen to sign some documents to re-impose the death penalty. But this problem should be talked over with specialists, with criminologists. Specialists say that it is impossible to exterminate crime through toughening punishment.”

As an example, he took the Roman Empire, where theft was punished by death. Paradoxically, but the biggest number of thefts used to be committed right when people gathered on a square to yawp at a criminal being put to death. “I understand people’s indignation and their determination to punish criminals. But the question is in efficiency,” the president noted. “Why should one think that such criminals could be released? We have such punishment as life sentence. And you can take it from me that conditions there are a far cry from that at a health resort.”

After joining the Council of Europe in February 1996, Russia undertook to impose a ban on the death penalty and to outlaw it de jure. In May 1996, the president signed a decree on reduced use of capital punishment. A moratorium on capital punishment was imposed in August 1996.

Under the new Criminal Code that came into force from On January 1, 1997, capital punishment may be used as an exceptional measure to punish the gravest crimes. Such crimes include murder (under aggravating circumstance); infringement on the life of a state or public figure; infringement on the life of a judge, investigator or a police officer; and genocide. In April 1997, Russian signed Protocol 6 to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms that provides for the abolition of the death penalty. As of now, Russia is the only European Council member state that has not yet ratified this document.

On February 2, 1999, Russia’s Constitutional Court imposed a moratorium on the death penalty until the institution of jury trial is introduced throughout the country. On November 19, 2009, the Constitutional Court extended the moratorium until Protocol 6 to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms is ratified.

NOTIZIE CORRELATE
12 Ottobre 2018
STATI UNITI

Lo Stato di Washington ha abolito la pena di morte


La Corte suprema dello Stato di Washington ha stabilito che la pena di morte “viola la Costituzione” e di conseguenza viene abolita
10 Ottobre 2018

10 ottobre 2018 - Giornata Mondiale contro la Pena di Morte, Sant'Egidio rafforza l'impegno per l'abolizione

10 Ottobre 2018
Giornata mondiale contro la pena di morte

Intervista a Mario Marazziti, della Comunità di Sant'Egidio: la vendetta rende prigionieri


Nel 2017 la maggior parte delle esecuzioni ha avuto luogo in Iran, Arabia Saudita, Iraq e Pakistan.
9 Agosto 2018
The Los Angeles Times

The Catholic Church's opposition on the death penalty began with previous popes


By Mario Marazziti
29 Giugno 2018
BURKINA FASO

Il Burkina Faso elimina la pena di morte: un altro passo verso l’abolizionismo globale

26 Giugno 2018
Mons. Rodolfo Diamante, segretario esecutivo della Commissione episcopale per la pastorale carceraria presenta un libro contro la pena di morte

La Conferenza episcopale delle Filippine resta vigile sul tema della pena di morte


In occasione della memoria del dodicesimo anniversario dell'abolizione della pena capitale nel paese
tutte le notizie correlate

RASSEGNA STAMPA CORRELATA
28 Novembre 2016
AP

High court to examine mental disability, death penalty issue
12 Novembre 2016
Internazionale

Si rafforza la pena di morte negli Stati Uniti
11 Novembre 2016

Al liceo classico “Socrate” di Bari, conferenza “Non c’è giustizia senza vita”
24 Ottobre 2016
New York Times

The Death Penalty, Nearing Its End
4 Giugno 2016
The Washington Post

Meet the red-state conservatives fighting to abolish the death penalty
tutta la rassegna stampa correlata

VIDEO FOTO
53
Video promo Cities for Life 2015
3:22

1 visite

0 visite

0 visite

9 visite

5 visite
tutta i media correlati