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June 26 2018
MANILA, PHILIPPINES
Mr. Rodolfo Diamante, executive secretary of the bishops’ Commission on Prison Pastoral Care, presents

The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines agency remains vigilant against death penalty


A handbook against death penalty after a Mass commemorating the 12th anniversary of the abolition of the capital punishment in the country
May 3 2018
UNITED STATES

Board grants stay of execution for condemned Georgia inmateBY KATE BRUMBACKAssociated Press


We continue to send appeals and to pray for Robert Butts, only 90 days
April 10 2018
CÔTE D'IVOIRE

Final declaration of the African Congress


By the participants in the African Regional Congress, organised in Abidjan (Ivory Coast) from 09 to 10 April, 2018
April 9 2018
3rd Regional Congress Against the Death Penalty

The Regional Congress of the abolitionist associations in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on 9-10 April 2018


Over 300 participants are expected
February 23 2018
UNITED STATES

Minutes before execution, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott commutes the sentence of Thomas Whitaker!


Gov. Greg Abbott spared the life of a death row inmate less than an hour before his scheduled execution
February 23 2018
UNITED STATES

The state of Florida carried out the execution of Branch on Thursday evening at the Florida State Prison in Raiford


Branch, who was on death row for nearly 25 years, was pronounced dead of a lethal injection at 6:05 p.m. Central Standard Time
November 20 2017
UNITED STATES

Plans shaping up for this year’s Cities for Life, Cities Against the Death Penalty


Family members of murder victims, death row exonerees, death penalty attorneys, law professors, and religious leaders will join Floridians to celebrate hold vigil to end the death penalty in the State of Florida
November 2 2017
article by Andrea Riccardi

Death Penalty: Horror or Injustice


(Famiglia cristiana) translated in English
October 27 2017
UNITED STATES
From SOUTHERN CROSS - CATHOLIC PASTORAL CENTER

Three bishops reiterate their opposition to the death penalty following resolution of court case


Barbara D. King is the Director of Communications for the diocese of Savannah
October 27 2017
GUATEMALA

Guatemala high court abolishes death penalty in civil cases

October 18 2017

Back from Death Row: Working to End Capital Punishment

October 16 2017
UNITED STATES

U.N. Secretary-General, European Union Ambassador Call for Abolition of “Barbaric” Death Penalty

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