Tag Archives: death penalty

Reprieve: A fourth stay of execution for Shafqat Hussain

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Tues May 5, 2015 Court stays juvenile’s execution over Pakistani government age inquiry failings   A Pakistan court today stayed the execution of Shafqat Hussain, who was sentenced to death as … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

@Reprieve tells Egypt what world leaders won’t: ENOUGH.

Reprieve: +44 (0) 7792 351 660 For immediate release: Sun Feb 8, 2015 Egypt trial of 494, including Irish teen, postponed for fourth time in six months A court hearing in Cairo in the mass trial of 494 people – … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stop Georgia from executing Warren Lee Hill

While all the last words, last meal ghouls are salivating, those not afflicted with dark souls are on the verge of vomiting. Warren Lee Hill is intellectually disabled. Please use this form – fast – to ask Georgia’s Governor Deal … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How long will world leaders pretend to believe Abdulrahman al-Sisi’s propaganda?

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Thurs Jan 22, 2015 Sisi speech at Davos ‘hypocritical propaganda’ amid rights abuses   Egypt’s President has told the World Economic Forum that he has “hope” in the country’s youth, despite … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Ask Mary Fallin not to execute Richard Glossip

I am writing this post to honor a dear friend’s request – below – despite personally knowing little about Richard Glossip’s case. Murdering people to prove that murder is wrong makes no sense, especially since we’re not particularly astute at … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Court, not @TexGov, halts execution of mentally ill Scott Panetti

  Court Stops Execution of Mentally Ill Man Defended by Many Ev… | Gleanings | ChristianityToday.com More than 50 evangelical leaders often at odds recently united, asking Texas to commute the death sentence of a mentally ill inmate who believes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

@TexGov: heed conservatives; don’t kill mentally ill Scott Panetti

Conservatives Call On Rick Perry To Halt Execution Of Scott Panetti Each of us has been active at the national level of the conservative movement for many years, and no one could accuse us of being soft on crime. Among … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment