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DPF In the News!Mike Farrell writes about the Ohio case of Anthony Apanovitch. [Read More]


Attorney General Calls for MoratoriumEric Holder supports a nationwide stop while some states put executions on hold. [Read More]


Pennsylvania Governor Halts ExecutionsSays system is flawed, unjust and expensive. byLeslie Fulbright [Read More]



Innocent and Condemned to Die: The Story of Greg WilhoitOn June 1, 1985, Greg's wife Kathy was brutally murdered in Tulsa, Oklahoma leaving Greg to raise two little girls 4 months and 14 months old. Almost a year later Greg was arrested and charged with Kathy's murder. He spent five years of his life on death row, until he received a full exoneration in ... [Read More]
Justice Advocates ProjectThis project empowers people with firsthand knowledge of the death penalty system to become advocates for fairness and justice. [Read More]
Mimi Kennedy
Burbank, CA
When the state legislates murder to punish murder, there is no end to the cycle of violence. In our nation, the death penalty has long been an instrument of unequal justice, a temptation to indulge in the worst sins of our national spirit: fear, revenge, racism. Let's abolish it and end the cycle of violence.
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