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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The Death Penalty and the Struggle for Racial Justice

The Death Penalty and the Struggle for Racial Justice

As people across the country rise up against state violence and mass incarceration, we are reminded of the ways our work fits into the struggle for racial justice.

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Statement on Georgia Execution of Man with Intellectual Disability

Statement on Georgia Execution of Man with Intellectual Disability Illustration by Wes Duvall

Tonight Georgia makes a mockery of justice by executing a man who the Supreme Court has said categorically cannot be punished with death.

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NEWS: Oklahoma Attorney General Files Application for Stays of Execution

NEWS: Oklahoma Attorney General Files Application for Stays of Execution

Oklahoma Attorney General files application for three stays of execution in light of SCOTUS review.

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VIDEO: John Bessler on The Birth of American Law

VIDEO: John Bessler on The Birth of American Law

University of Baltimore School of Law professor John Bessler discusses his book The Birth of American Law

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Martin Luther King Jr. and The Abomination of State Executions

Martin Luther King Jr. and The Abomination of State Executions Flip Schulke/Corbis

Executions in Florida and Oklahoma is NOT the way to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.

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Petition: 90 Million Strong Call to Halt All Executions

Petition: 90 Million Strong Call to Halt All Executions

The 90 million people who oppose the death penalty are outraged, organized, and ready to fight to halt all executions! Sign at: 90millionstrong.org.

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Do you believe the death penalty is wrong?

Do you believe the death penalty is wrong?

Add your voice to the millions of people speaking out about why the death penalty should end.

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Scheduled Executions

Jan 27

Warren Hill

Georgia

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EXECUTED
Jan 28

Marcellus Williams

Missouri

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STAYED
Jan 28

Garcia White

Texas

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STAYED
Jan 29

Richard Glossip

Oklahoma

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STAYED
Jan 29

Robert Ladd

Texas

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EXECUTED
Feb 04

Donald Newbury

Texas

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Feb 10

Lester Bower

Texas

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State Sanctioned Murder: the Death Penalty and the Struggle for Racial Justice

As people across the country are rising up against state violence and mass incarceration, we are reminded of the ways our work fits into the struggle for racial justice.

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#NEWS: Oklahoma Attorney General Files Application for Stays of Execution

Oklahoma Attorney General files application for three stays of execution in light of SCOTUS review.

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VIDEO: John Bessler on The Birth of American Law

University of Baltimore School of Law professor John Bessler discusses his book The Birth of American Law: An Italian Philosopher and the American Revolution.

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