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Urgent Action: They plan to hang him tomorrow

Shafqat Hussain was still a child – fourteen years old – when Pakistan authorities sentenced him to death. His execution is due to take place tomorrow. 81 more words



I contacted Missouri’s Governor Nixon asking him to stop the execution of Cecil Clayton.

I mourn for the family and friends of police officer Christopher Castetter. 96 more words

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The Death Penalty for drug dealers

All this nanny state sentiment about stopping the death penalty is all very nice and makes you feel good to “like” a petition on social media but does nothing to stop the flow of drugs to our country and until you have personally dealt with the heartache of having someone very close to you die from hard drugs then stop grandstanding. 172 more words

Bali Nine

Continue This Blog or Not?

I’m so overloaded with writing projects that I’ve been trying to find a way to get back into control. Dropping this blog has been one of the choices. 320 more words

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Stop the execution of Kelly Gissendaner

The state of Georgia should not execute Kelly Gissendaner on Monday, 2 March as currently scheduled. Tell Governor Nathan Deal to stop the execution. 218 more words

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Former inmates say fight to save Gissendaner is only the beginning

“As we stand on the precipice of participating as a society in another state killing of a human, I pause to think of the tragedy that extinguishing Kelly’s life perpetuates. 2,607 more words

Death Penalty

W. Mark Koenig reblogged this on Along the Graybeard Trail and commented:

Women who knew and served with Kelly Gissendaner reflect upon her life, their incarceration, and their effort to work for their sisters still imprisoned.