Earl Ringo Jr.
Billy Ray Irick
September 09, 2014
Joint Statement: Calling on Missouri Governor Nixon to Stop Execution of Earl Ringo Jr.
Joint statement calling on Missouri Governor Jay Nixon to Appoint a Board of Inquiry to exam the role of race in death penalty sentencing and to #haltallexecutions in Missouri until the St. Louis University study has been completed and determines whether or not race influenced sentencing in Earl Ringo Jr.'s case and other death penalty cases in Missouri.Read More
August 13, 2014
This Weeks News: NCADP Renews Call to Halt All Executions After New Findings Ohio Prisoner Suffered
Today, the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty renewed its call for a halt to all executions nationwide, in response to this week's new findings by a medical expert indicating that an Ohio prisoner was conscious and likely suffered a prolonged and lingering death during a lethal injection in January.Read More
August 05, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: An Interview with Capital Punishment Scholar Austin Sarat
We spoke with legal scholar Austin Sarat about botched executions and the future of the death penalty abolition movement.Read More