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Discussing a World without Executions with Jimmy and Rosalynn CarterMike Farrell stops by the Carter Center to speak with the former president. by David Crawford [Read More]


Exonerees Gather to Celebrate Innocence DayDPF and the Loyola Project for the Innocent sponsor a new annual event focusing on wrongful convictions by David Crawford [Read More]


Mental Health the Focus of 12th World Day Against the Death PenaltyAnnual event asks world to "Care, Not Kill." by David Crawford [Read More]



The Death Penalty Will Only Cause Me More PainMy brother, Robert James Kerr, was found lifeless, shirtless, barefoot, and without identification on July 12, 2003 in Everett, Washington. I am still waiting, four years later, for a suspect to be named and for justice to take its course. It has been agonizing for me to go through the pain and ... [Read More]
International Campaign to End the Death PenaltyDeath Penalty Focus sits on the steering committee of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty.  [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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