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Troy Davis Execution Date

Capital Punishment Punishes Everyone

Deborah King | Posted 11.25.2011 | Crime
Deborah King

The death penalty has not only failed to meet any "reasonable" concept of justice, but it has also failed to make us better human beings; we will stand tall only when we abolish it.

Amanda Terkel

Bill Clinton Weighs In On Troy Davis Execution

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Former President Bill Clinton weighed in on capital punishment on Thursday, saying courts need to slow down appeals processes to consider ...

How Does Georgia, an Overwhelmingly Christian State, Justify Murdering Davis?

Cascade, GA Patch | Rev. Robert Wright, Rector, St. Paul's Episcopal Church | Posted 11.21.2011 | Religion

Shame on Georgia. Today the state of Georgia, an overwhelmingly Christian state, will murder Troy Davis. Where does Jesus authorize this practic...

Troy Davis' Attorneys To Issue Late Appeal Before Scheduled Execution

Posted 11.21.2011 | Crime

By GREG BLUESTEIN, The Associated Press ATLANTA -- With less than half a day left to live, Troy Davis faced execution Wednesday despite a furious c...

Death Row Inmate Denied Clemency Despite Doubts Of Guilt

AP | GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 11.20.2011 | Black Voices

ATLANTA — Yet another appeal denied, Troy Davis was left with little to do Tuesday but wait to be executed for a murder he insists he did not co...

Stop the Execution of Troy Davis

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 11.13.2011 | Crime
Rev. Al Sharpton

Troy Davis has exhausted all of his appeals and without clemency or some other drastic action, he will be executed next week. An entire case based on witness testimony that has now fallen apart requires immediate action.