MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Knut Erik Paulli Phone: 011 474 819 792 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Or Debbie Harris Email: email@example.com Phone: 778 229 6782 What: The execution date of Hasan Shakur aka Derrick Frazier When: Thursday April 27, 2006 Where: Huntsville, Texas How: Lethal Injection The state of Texas wants to execute Mr. Frazier…read more
Cindy Sheehan and other antiwar activists including former Iraq war veterans, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia and State Representative Burnman (Fort Worth) signed TSADP’s Abolition petition during the forum on Iraq War at the University of Texas in Austin.
Jerry Conner maintains his innocence of the murder of Minh Rogers and the rape and murder of Linda Rogers. A DNA test will likely show that Jerry Conner did not commit these crimes. Jerry Conner is scheduled to be executed on May 12. He professes his innocence of the murders, armed robbery and the rape…read more
Thanks to all of TSADP members that emailed Kraft foods about the A1 Sauce commercial. In the commercial Kraft used someone who switched his prisoner number with someone on death row in order to get to eat a steak with A1 sauce. Here is the email I received from them today:
Here is the short version of the mtvU’s Spring Break Video. They are also working on a 15 minute video that should up soon. Click the photo to watch MTV’s Video of Anti-Death Penalty Alternative Spring Break You can also watch video of the bus trip to Huntsville at the google Videos.
Texas Public Radio interviewed Audrey Lamm when she was here for spring break. They did the interview by cell phone while she was standing outside the prison in Huntsville protesting an execution on March 15. The interview was aired on the same radio stations that carry NPR in Texas. Here is the link:www.tpr.org/programs/texasmatters.html Click on…read more
Coverage in the local media for the first day of Rodney’s hearing waspretty decent. Check the links below to find out more.RODNEY STILL NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT. We need to make all the noise we canto mkae sure Rodney gets justice. COME TO THE MARCH TOMORROW!More information at http://www.cedpaustin.blogspot.com.KEYE 42 — With videoDeath Row Inmate From…read more
Although most of the spring break reviews by the Texas County and District Attorney’s Association’s (TDCAA) blog is negative, I found this comment by a prosecutor from Fort Worth named “Ray” interesting.He said: “On a more serious note, I am not at all concerned with young people engaged in any sort of political discussion. Having…read more
Buy a copy of The Exonerated through the link above, and support Texas Students Against the Death Penalty and Exonerated Inmates. TSADP will receive 50% of the purchase price!
A big hat’s off to Scott Cobb with the Texas Moratorium Network and Hooman and all the youth with the Texas Students Against the Death Penalty for their hard work this week. These young folks made an enthusiastic abolitionist statement yesterday in Huntsville outside the Walls Unit where the state of Texas murdered Tommie Hughes….read more