National Coalition to

Abolish the Death Penalty

90 million Americans believe the death penalty is wrong. We mobilize them to end the death penalty state by state.
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Sasha Zakka

Sasha Zakka

Fall 2014 Intern

Sasha Zakka is a freshman at American University, majoring in business and hoping to pursue law in the future. Sasha is driven by her passion for human rights.

Blog Posts:

California’s Latest Exoneration: Further Evidence That the Death Penalty Should Be Abolished

California’s Latest Exoneration: Further Evidence That the Death Penalty Should Be Abolished

On October 10th, 2014, having spent 17 years in prison, Susan Mellen was exonerated by a Los Angeles County judge, who described the case as a “failure of the criminal justice system.”  Read More navigateright