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January 16, 2017

"The litany of historical wrongs perpetrated against the Indigenous Peoples of both of our countries is long and shameful. Leonard’s case is an example of this legacy." - Larry Brown, President NUPGE

January 6, 2017

Former U.S. prosecutor of Leonard Peltier has written President Obama requesting clemency for the aging Native American activist.

September 14, 2016

Amnesty believes that the U.S. authorities should order Leonard Peltier’s release from prison on humanitarian grounds and in the interests of justice. — Statement from Amnesty International USA

February 4, 2015

Calls for clemency for Leonard Peltier are coming from Canada and the United States, and from around the world.