executions in the world:

In 2021

0

2000 to present

0

legend:

  • Abolitionist
  • retentionist
  • De facto abolitionist
  • Moratorium on executions
  • Abolitionist for ordinary crimes
  • Committed to abolishing the death penalty

SIERRA LEONE

 
government: presidential republic
state of civil and political rights: Partly free
constitution: 1 October 1991, subsequently amended
legal system: mixed legal system of English common law and customary law
legislative system: unicameral Parliament
judicial system: Supreme Court, Appeals Court, High Court
religion: 60% Muslim; 30% Animist; 10% Catholic
death row: +29 8, as of end 2017
year of last executions: 0-10-1998
death sentences: 1
executions: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty:

situation:

 

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