Sierra Leone: President signs the bill abolishing the death penalty

FREETOWN, OCT 08 – The president of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio, has signed the…

For a world without the death penalty. Awarding Dale Recinella, the chaplain of the sentenced

On October 10 the World Day against the death penalty is celebrated. The recent award…

October 12, in Ohio an Interfaith Prayer Vigil to end the death penalty

On October 12 in Cincinnati, Ohio a prayer vigil  is held in the “Death Penalty…

Brothers Kostseu transferred to a prison for ordinary prisoners

Brothers Illia Kostseu and Stanislau Kostseu, sentenced to death without appeal in January 2020, were…

Virginia, with 2nd-most executions, outlaws death penalty

JARRATT, Va. (AP) — The governor signed legislation Wednesday making Virginia the 23rd state to…

The execution of Ramiro Ibarra has been suspended. Thanks to those who signed the appeal!

Good news! The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has stayed the execution of Ramiro Ibarra,…

L’abolizione della pena di morte in Virginia. Una riflessione di don Marco Gnavi di Sant’Egidio

da Vaticannews  https://www.vaticannews.va/l’articolo e l’audio dell’intervista a don Marco Gnavi Svolta storica in Virginia: lo…

U.S.: Virginia Senate passes death penalty abolition bill

By SARAH RANKIN– Associated Press The Virginia Senate has passed a bill that would abolish…

Feelings of sorrow and profound indignation for the execution of Lisa Montgomery

The Community of Sant’Egidio, together with the many who have sustained the battle for the…

International webinar to support abolition of death penalty in the world

Watch the speeches at the international webinar #Stand4Humanity #NoDeathPenalty David Sassoli, President of the European…