"We are a statewide group of diverse communities
and individuals working to abolish the death penalty
in Nevada through public education, media outreach,
coalition-building, and grassroots organizing."
In what many are calling a landmark case, North Carolina used their Racial Justice Act today to convert a man's sentence from execution by the state to life without the possibility of parole. Read more here:
In this first-person piece written by a California law-maker and architect of their expanded death penalty, readers learn how he (and his influential family) thought the death penalty would work, and why he now has misgivings about the policy. Read more: