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Quixote Center Press Release: MARYLAND GOVERNOR DECLARES MORATORIUM ON EXECUTIONS

Quixote Press Release

Quixote Center
PO Box 5206 Hyattsville, MD 20782
301/699-0042 301/864-2182 (fax) For Immediate Release
Thursday, May 9, 2002 Contact: Jane Henderson (Quixote Center)
301-699-0042 office
240-604-7329 cell

Maryland Governor Declares Moratorium on Executions

Concern of racial bias and other fairness issues fuel halt

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Counsel to Javier Suárez Medina Press Release: TEXAS BID TO EXECUTE MEXICAN CITIZEN "LLEGAL, UNJUST AND CRUEL"

Medina page Counsel to Javier Suárez Medina

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 24, 2002
Javier Suárez Medina


CONTACT:
Lydia Brandt
(972) 699-7020
See additional contact information TEXAS BID TO EXECUTE MEXICAN CITIZEN
"ILLEGAL, UNJUST AND CRUEL"

Attorneys cite unheard evidence, treaty violations in new petitions


 

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Columbia University Press Release: NEW STUDY EXAMINES WHY THERE IS ERROR IN DEATH PENALTY CASES

Columbia University
IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK

LAW SCHOOL

Jerome L. Greene Hall, 435 West 116th Street, New York, NY 10027 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, February 11, 2002 Contact: Laura Burstein, Fenton Communications, (202) 822-5200 ext. 222
Hayley Miller, Columbia University Law School Public Information Officer, (212) 854-2604

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DPIC Media Advisory: ILLINOIS COMMISSION ON CAPITAL PUNISHMENT TO RELEASE LANDMARK REPORT ON THE DEATH PENALTY

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MEDIA ADVISORY
Monday, April 15, 2002
Noon Central, 1:00 p.m. Eastern CONTACTS: Brenda Bowser, DPIC
(202) 293-6970 x215
Cell - (301) 906-4460
Valerie Holford, Fenton Communications
(202) 822-5200 x226
Cell - (202) 365-5336

ILLINOIS COMMISSION ON CAPITAL PUNISHMENT TO RELEASE LANDMARK REPORT ON THE DEATH PENALTY

Reporters Nationwide Can Participate in Governor's Press Conference

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DPIC Press Release: AWARD-WINNING DEATH PENALTY CURRICULUM AVAILABLE FOR UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR

Back to School FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 27, 2002 CONTACT:
Brenda Bowser, (202) 293-6970
[email protected]

AWARD-WINNING DEATH PENALTY CURRICULUM AVAILABLE FOR UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR

Teachers say it fosters lively classroom discussion, critical thinking skills

WASHINGTON, DC -- As the school year begins, an award-winning Internet-based curriculum on capital punishment is offering educators the

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DPIC Press Release: 100th DEATH ROW EXONEREE FREED IN ARIZONA

100 Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, April 9, 2002 CONTACT: BRENDA BOWSER
(202) 293-6970
[email protected]

100th DEATH ROW EXONEREE FREED IN ARIZONA

DNA evidence vindicates man wrongfully convicted of 1991 murder

WASHINGTON, DC -- Ray Krone is the 100th innocent person convicted of capital murder to walk free from prison since 1973, according to an announcement made today by the Death Penalty Information Center (DPIC).

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Sandra Babcock Press Release: NATIONS UNITE TO SUPPORT SUAREZ MEDINA APPEAL

Sandra L. Babcock Attorney at Law Minneapolis, MN 55404 (612) 871-5080

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2002 CONTACT: SANDRA L. BABCOCK Counsel to sovereign amici in Javier Suarez Medina v. State of Texas. Telephone: (612) 871-5080 Fax: (612)872-4967

Nations Unite to Support Suárez Medina Appeal

In an extraordinary display of international solidarity and concern, thirteen nations have joined with Mexico in supporting

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DPIC Press Release: PENNSYLVANIA MAN IS 101st EXONERATED DEATH ROW INMATE

101 Exoneration FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, May 6, 2002 Contact: BRENDA BOWSER
202-293-6970
[email protected]

PENNSYLVANIA MAN IS 101st
EXONERATED DEATH ROW INMATE

Jury acquits Thomas Kimbell after hearing crucial testimony barred at first trial

WASHINGTON, DC -- Thomas H. Kimbell, Jr., became the nation's 101st exonerated death row inmate since the reinstatement of the death penalty, according to an announcement made today by the Death

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Victims' Voices: Chicago Event to Highlight Murder Victims' Family Members Who Favor Clemency

MURDER VICTIMS' FAMILIES FOR RECONCILIATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, December 3, 20002 CONTACT:Renny Cushing 617-868-0007, [email protected] Kate Lowenstein 617-868-0007, [email protected]

"VICTIMS' VOICES:" CHICAGO EVENT TO HIGHLIGHT MURDER VICTIMS' FAMILY MEMBERS WHO FAVOR CLEMENCY

Dec 3, 2002 - Members of Murder Victims' Families

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