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UK under @David_Cameron more tightly embraces @POTUS’ #FewLivesMatter worldview

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Mon Aug 3, 2015 UK Government to scrap Death Penalty Strategy   The British Government will not renew its Strategy for working to end the death penalty around the world, international … Continue reading

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Two thumbs up for @MartinOMalley’s plan for criminal justice reform

Martin O’Malley can’t know everything that activists know, i.e.; that the decisions made in Trayvon Martin’s case were made by a man who spent much of his career laboring to keep frame-ups intact, among other blood-drenched lawlessness … Florida’s 18th … Continue reading

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NCADP to join America’s Journey for Justice march from Selma to D.C. on August 1st

NATIONAL COALITION TO ABOLISH THE DEATH PENALTY TO JOIN MARCH FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM “America’s Journey for Justice” To Begin August 1st, Featuring Walk from Selma to Washington, DC Washington, DC—Today, the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty announced … Continue reading

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Reprieve: a clear call to Pakistan to halt senseless wave of executions

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Thur July 30, 2015 UN and UK experts call on Pakistan to halt all executions     A group of UN experts and a leading UK legal body have called on … Continue reading

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Letter from a murderer – two Germans fight for Lancelot Armstrong who is sentenced to death in Florida

Originally posted on Max Holscher – Journalist:
By Max Holscher Kassel/Miami. They have never met him. They never talked to him in person. They live thousands of miles away and don’t speak the same language. Many people might call the…

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Reprieve: Pakistan’s executions a “cruel and pointless spectacle” [Updated – petition]

Update 7/28/15: Please sign this Avaaz petition immediately – Abdul Basit is scheduled to be executed tomorrow. Thank you. https://secure.avaaz.org/en/petition/The_President_of_Pakistan_Mamnoon_Hussain_Stop_the_execution_of_paralyzed_prisoner_Abdul_Basit_in_Faisalabad_Jail/?aCAxqdb Reprieve +44 (0) 7792 351 660 For immediate release: Sat July 25, 2015 Pakistan to execute paraplegic next week, as … Continue reading

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.@TheJusticeDept: Prevent Florida from resuming executions!

Death Penalty News: Florida: Executions Back on Track after High Court Ruling The US Supreme Court has ruled that the drug midazolam is acceptable for use in lethal injections. 4 Oklahoma convicts had challenged the drugs use, and Florida courts … Continue reading

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