Mark your calendars and plan to participate in our ABOLITION LOBBY DAY AT THE CAPITOL on FEBRUARY 10, 2015! Want to participate in Lobby Day? Here is what you need to know: Need a ride to the Capitol? Buses will be coordinated to arrive at the Capitol at 11am. Meet us in the Capitol Rotunda on the 2nd floor for a quick briefing, light lunch and to pick up your … [Read more...] about Abolition Lobby Day at the Capitol
The 2015 Abolition Bill has been introduced – Now there should be a Judiciary Committee Hearing! HB 2129 would repeal the death penalty and replace it with life without parole. It was introduced by Representative Steven Becker of Buhler – and there should be a Committee hearing of this important bill in the House Judiciary Committee. Please contact … [Read more...] about 2015 Abolition Bill introduced – now we need a Judiciary Committee Hearing
On Tuesday, January 27, 2015, HB 2129 to repeal the death penalty and replace it with life without parole was introduced by Representative Steven Becker of Buhler. Contact your legislators today and ask them to support HB 2129! It’s important for legislators to hear from constituents like you! Call, write or email your legislators today and tell them you support … [Read more...] about Abolition Bill Introduced in Kansas Legislature!
Today is Giving Tuesday! That means you have all of today to help us her at the Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty to reach our goal of $1,000! Our fight to end the death penalty in Kansas is not just about principals. It is about real lives. This is the time to take a stand, bring more people into the movement and end the death penalty in Kansas once and for … [Read more...] about Today is Giving Tuesday, have you given yet?
During this season of Thanks, we here at KCADP would like to share our Thankfulness and Appreciation for you, our Advocates! Thank you for your passion, your time, and your faithful efforts to make Kansas, a state free from executions. Together we will achieve Abolition in Kansas! … [Read more...] about KCADP is Thankful for you!
Please join us for an Interfaith Prayer Service to remember friends and family whose lives have been lost to murder. This service will be a time to honor the lives and gifts of those taken by violence, and will include reflections by murder victims' families, prayer, music, and a candle lighting. We hope to see you this Thursday, November 20th from 7pm … [Read more...] about Interfaith Prayer Service
You are invited to our Regional Abolition Conference in Buhler. Come listen to the story of Syl and Vicki Schieber, murder victim family members whose daughter, Shannon, was brutally raped and murdered in 1998. Syl and Vicki have been vocal in their opposition to the death penalty both before and after their daughter's murder. And they used their voice to fight to … [Read more...] about Don't miss the Buhler Regional Abolition Conference!
Mark your calendars for November 15th from 1:30pm to 3:30pm and plan to attend the 2014 KCADP Annual Meeting and Abolition Summit in the Menninger Room at the Topeka Public Library. This year’s KCADP Board Nominations are: Vice Chair - Ron Wurtz; Treasurer - Jeff Wicks; Board of Directors - Mark McCormick, Dennis Paschke, Kristi Smith, Shawn Streepy, and Frances … [Read more...] about 2014 Annual Meeting and Abolition Summit