Earl Ringo Jr.
Billy Ray Irick
September 29, 2014
Mental Illness and the Death Penalty
"By all means justice should be done. But I have to wonder: Where is the justice in killing a sick human being?” A look at the death penalty and the mentally ill.Read More
September 22, 2014
Three Years After Troy Davis Execution, More Work To Be Done
Statement from Diann Rust-Tierney, Executive Director of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty issued on September 21, 2014, the three year mark of the execution of Troy Davis.Read More
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