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World Court Orders Review of U.S. Death Row Cases

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World Court Orders Review of U.S. Death Row Cases

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World Court Orders Review of U.S. Death Row Cases

World Court Orders Review of U.S. Death Row Cases

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The World Court is ordering the review of 51 cases involving Mexicans on death row in the United States. The court said the United States failed to inform the prisoners of their right to speak with consular officials after their arrests. Hear NPR's Michele Norris and Ruth Wedgwood of Yale University and the Johns Hopkins School of Strategic and International Studies.

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