On Wednesday, September 16, the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice hosted an event to recognize the extraordinary death penalty case of Troy Anthony Davis.
Condemned inmate Troy Anthony Davis filed the legal equivalent of a Hail Mary when he petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court for a hearing on his innocence claims.
Relatives of Akmal Shaikh have made their first public criticism of the British government’s failed efforts to prevent his execution by China yesterday.
Wannabe filmmaker Tigre Hills; had planned to debut this documentary he has titled “The Barrel of a Gun” on Dec. 9, the 28th anniversary of the killing of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner who Mumia is said to have murdered but there is a delay in the films release.
The East Londonderry MP Gregory Campbell has said he supports the reintroduction of the death penalty. He was speaking during a House of Commons debate on a world-wide ban on capital punishment.
53-year-old Romell Broom wept and tried to help his executioners find a vein, only to leave the death chamber alive. This isn’t “cruel and unusual punishment”?
Five years after his execution in Texas, Cameron Todd Willingham is back in the news. A recent article in The New Yorker magazine establishes that evidence used to convict Willingham for setting a fire that killed his three children was based on junk science.
New Report Shows that Cameron Todd Willingham, executed in Texas in 2004, was Innocent. “There can no longer be any doubt that an innocent person has been executed.The question now turns to how we can stop it from happening again”