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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]



Parents of Murdered Daughter Speak Out Against the Death PenaltyAs a family, we have always been opposed to the Death Penalty. That belief, however, was theoretical; we never dreamed that our family would be touched by violent crime. On January 10, 2001, our only daughter, Laura, was murdered while home on winter break from college. In the days after Laura was ... [Read More]
Faces of Wrongful Conviction ProjectThis project brings the voices of men and women who were wrongfully convicted, former prosecutors, judges, and legal experts, to communities across California. [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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