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Tomorrow Texas Will Kill An Innocent Man - Do You Care?
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, humans, death penalty, Texas, Kenneth Foster, wrongful execution )

- 3345 days ago -
On Aug 30th Kenneth Foster will be EXECUTED in Texas for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. He has killed no one, yet he will die. DO YOU CARE???
NJ Becomes First State to Prohibit the Death Penalty
Society & Culture  (tags: death penalty, New Jersey, John Corzine )

- 3238 days ago -
The NJ State Legislature voted to eliminate the death penalty for all crimes, leaving life in prison without the pissibility of parole as the stiffest punishment available to judges and juries. Grovernor Corzine will sign the bill promptly. HURRAY!!!!
Iranian Women Jailed for Saying "NO" to Stoning
Society & Culture  (tags: Iran, stoning, death penalty )

- 3512 days ago -
Is the stoning of women acceptable? Two women in Iran say stoning to death is NEVER acceptable and they are now in solitary confinement. Please take this action and note it!
The Supremes: Ruling on How to Kill
Society & Culture  (tags: death penalty, lethal injection, Supreme Court, cruel and unusual punishment )

- 3278 days ago -
NY Times article examines a controversial issue facing the Supreme Court: the issue of how to kill convicted criminals.
Call for a Moratorium on the Death Penalty in Georgia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, death penalty, Georgia, rights, protection, government )

- 1859 days ago -
Take action below to call on leaders of Georgia's legislature to seek a moratorium on the death penalty until serious problems with the state's criminal justice system are resolved.
Board Recommends Condemned Man Be Spared | Latest News | WFAA.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: death penalty )

- 3344 days ago -
Gov. Rick Perry commute death row inmate Kenneth Foster's sentence to life
Society & Culture  (tags: children, child executions, death penalty, human rights violation, iran, delara dalrabai, worldwide appeal for justice )

- 3469 days ago -
On Monday, April 23, 2007, the "Distinctions Branch" of Iran's Supreme Court approved Delara's death sentence, thereby placing her within the footsteps of the gallows.
How Killing People With Mental Illnesses Has Become Common in Our Twisted Justice System
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, crime, death, death penalty, dishonesty, education, ethics, government, law, media, mental illness, news, politics, psychiatry, religion, society, violence )

- 2031 days ago -
There exists a cottage industry of high-priced psychiatrists and psychologists who are literally killing people with junk science testimony.
What Are The Supremes Hiding?
Society & Culture  (tags: death penalty, Supreme Court, lethal injection, secrecy )

- 3212 days ago -
A look at the death-penalty lethal injection case before the US Supreme Court, with defense attorneys claiimng that the justices are withholding information crucial to their arguments. Do you think the Court is right to do so?
Oppose Gas Chamber Executions in California! - TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: California, death penalty, gas chambers, CDAA, law, Bill SB779 )

- 1284 days ago -
The California District Attorneys Association and Senator Joel Anderson of San Diego have introduced a bill to bring back executions by gas chamber.
URGENT Action Alert - Execution Impending
Society & Culture  (tags: execution, death penalty, Mississippi, Govn. Bryant, Dever, Colorado, Govn. Hickenlooper, clemency )

- 1271 days ago -
Last week the Mississippi Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision issued a ruling denying Willie Manning the ability to do DNA testing that could prove his innocence. Manning's execution is scheduled for May 7th.
Replace the Death Penalty! - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Death penalty, petition, innocent on death row, wrongly convicted )

- 252 days ago -
In the United States, more than 4 percent of current death row inmates have been wrongly convicted. The risk of executing even ONE innocent person is reason enough to end a barbaric practice
Executions In China Under Growing Scrutiny
Society & Culture  (tags: world, China, death penalty, law, government, freedoms, crime, americans, police, politics, rights, news, society, culture )

- 2317 days ago -
China's government is coming under increasing pressure to reduce its use of the death penalty, slowly shifting the country's legal system away from centuries of authoritarian tradition and toward greater legal protection for individual rights.
Execution-Drug Import Papers Raise Questions
Society & Culture  (tags: death penalty, drugs, safety, society, rights, culture, dishonesty, murder )

- 2041 days ago -
The Arizona Department of Corrections told U.S. Customs and the FDA that it was importing the drugs thiopental and pancuronium bromide for use on animals--and is now planning to use the drug to execute prisoners instead.

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