Posts Categorized: March to Abolish the Death Penalty

Execution Watch: Donnie Roberts 10/31

Donnie Roberts On Halloween, Gov. Rick Perry will preside over his 250th execution when Donnie Roberts is put to death by lethal injection. Execution Watch will broadcast coverage and commentary. RADIO SHOW PREVIEWEXECUTION WATCHUnless a stay is issued, we’ll broadcast live:Wed., Oct. 31, 2012, 6-7 PM Central TimeKPFT FM Houston 90.1, and Online…http://executionwatch.org > ListenJoin…read more

Video Reports of 11th Annual March to Abolish the Death Penalty

News8Austin “Exonerees, advocates to rally for death penalty reform at Texas Capitol as Part of Journey of Hope” “Anti-death penalty rally at Texas Capitol draws international attention” KVUE: “Hundreds of People March Against the Death Penalty in Austin Texas“ Special guests this year included 6 exonerated former death row prisoners Shujaa Graham, Ron Keine, Gary…read more

Larry Wooten to die despite retardation claim

Larry Wooten By Elizabeth SteinProducer, Execution Watch HUNTSVILLE, Texas — The state will end a more than two-month hiatus in executions Thursday by putting to death Larry Wooten of Paris, Texas, whose claim of mental retardation was credible enough for the state Court of Criminal Appeals to grant him a retrial. Execution Watch  will broadcast…read more