Lindsay Sandiford

Indonesia's War on Drugs: On Capital Punishment and How it Harms Public Health and Human Rights

Citta Widagdo | Posted 30.06.2016 | UK
Citta Widagdo

If President Jokowi is to fix the drugs problem, he should employ human rights-based legal responses and evidence-based public health policy and measures, consistent with the spirit of health and human rights norms to protect the wellbeing of its citizens.

Lindsay Sandiford Could Be Executed Within Months

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK

A British grandmother sentenced to death in Indonesia could die within months after officials indicated the country is set to continue executions afte...

Lindsay Sandiford Wins Reprieve From Indonesia Firing Squad

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford, the British grandmother facing the firing squad in Indonesia for drug smuggling, has been given a temporary reprieve after the coun...

Death Row Woman Meets Granddaughter For 'What May Be The First And Last Time'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.09.2015 | UK

A woman on death row has been given the chance to play with her granddaughter for what she says “may be the first and last time”. Lindsay Sandi...

Lindsay Sandiford's Death Row Appeal Hits Setback Over Mystery Evidence

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK

The Foreign Office has denied the existence of the “one piece of evidence” that has been claimed could clear British grandmotherLindsay Sandiford ...

British Death Row Grandmother In Desperate Final Appeal To Avoid Firing Squad

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford, the British grandmother on death row in Indonesia, has lodged a final appeal in the hope of avoiding the firing squad. Sandiford...

British Grandmother Has Just One Last Hope To Avoid Indonesian Firing Squad

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK

A British grandmother due to be executed by firing squad in Indonesia has just six months to lodge an appeal, which experts say is her “last hope”...

The Firing Squad in Indonesia

Jonathan Arnott | Posted 01.05.2016 | UK Politics
Jonathan Arnott

I went to the European Parliament chamber last week for a 'debate' about the death penalty in Indonesia following executions of Australians for drugs smuggling. A woman from my European Parliamentary constituency, Lindsay Sandiford, is on death row in Indonesia facing charges. Naturally, I wished to contribute to the debate...

Gloucester Gran Facing Firing Squad 'Deeply Saddened' By Bali Nine Executions

Huffington Post UK/PA | Steven Hopkins | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford, the British grandmother on death row in Indonesia, is "deeply saddened" by the "senseless, brutal deaths" of the Bali Nine duo who ...

Indonesia's Executions: Drugs Diplomacy in a Diplomatic Crisis?

Damon Barrett | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Politics
Damon Barrett

The ambassador of Indonesia will make his allotted intervention at the beginning of the Commission meeting with the usual self-congratulatory script that most governments will follow. So it always proceeds. But it will be all the more difficult to stomach this year. It takes just one representative to stand up and walk out to make a diplomatic statement far greater than any consensus resolution.

Fears For Death Row Grandmother As New President Vows Faster Executions

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford may have lost one of her last chances to avoid the firing squad, as the new President of Indonesia is said to ha...

Drugs Mule Grandmother Loses Appeal To Fight Death Sentence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK

A grandmother on death row in Indonesia for drug trafficking has lost a battle over a government policy to not fund legal representation of Britons fa...

Drugs Mule Grandmother On Death Row In Bali Has 'One Last Chance'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK

A woman on death row in Indonesia with "one last chance" of challenging her sentence is appealing to the UK's highest court over the lawfulness of a G...

850 Brits 'Banged-Up Abroad' For Drug Offences

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK

Hundreds of Britons are locked up in squalid conditions overseas, without trial, for drug related offences that could carry a possible death penalty, ...

Former PCSO Faces Death Penalty Over Drug Trafficking In Indonesia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A former police community support officer is facing the death penalty is facing the death penalty after admitting trafficking 1.4kg (3lb) of crystal m...

Lindsay Sandiford Loses Death Sentence Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK

The British grandmother sentenced to death for trafficking drugs into Bali has had her appeal rejected. Indonesia's supreme court ruled in a "unani...

The Government's Shameful Treatment of Lindsay Sandiford

Dr Bharat Malkani | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Politics
Dr Bharat Malkani

It is shameful that the Government is not taking all the steps that it can to prevent a British national from being executed for drug offences, and it will be yet another stain on our moral and legal reputation worldwide if Mrs Sandiford is executed following the Government's inaction.

Death Row Grandmother Appeals Bali Drugs Sentence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK

A British grandmother facing the death penalty for drug smuggling in Bali has lodged an appeal at Indonesia's Supreme Court, human rights campaigners ...

British Government 'Condoning Death Penalty'

Posted 01.05.2013 | UK

A British grandmother facing the death penalty in Bali after being convicted of drug smuggling said she feels let down by the British government. L...

Fundraiser To Help Save Grandmother On Death Row In Bali Reaches Target

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK

A fundraising page set up to pay for British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford on death row in Indonesia has reached its target of £8,000. The 56-yea...

Lindsey Sandiford Loses Appeal Against Government

PA | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford, 56, has lost her appeal over a UK government refusal to fund her legal challenge against a death sentence impos...

'Would You Like This £6,000 Jumper, Mr Burt? It's Your Colour'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford, currently on death row in Indonesia for drug smuggling, has accused the UK government of heartlessness concerni...

Lindsay Sandiford Loses Bali Death Sentence Appeal

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford has lost her appeal against her death sentence in Bali for drug trafficking, a Bali High Court spokesman told th...

Executions in Indonesia: Sacrifices to the False God of Deterrence

Clive Stafford Smith | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK
Clive Stafford Smith

Earlier in March, Indonesian authorities carried convicted drug courier Adami Wilson, a Nigerian, to a remote location and executed him by firing squad. Wilson had complained that he had paid what he had been told was the necessary bribe to secure commutation of his sentence, but the promised mercy never came. He was executed in part because he admitted to corruption.

Jessica Elgot

'If The British Government Won't Pay, The People Will'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK

The British grandmother sentenced to death in Indonesia who could not afford to finance an appeal will have lawyers paid by donations from a Just Givi...