The National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty is hosting an online video conference at 1:00pm CT, Thursday, October 25th focusing on how communities can be safer without the death penalty. The conference will feature a former prison warden, a corrections official and a death row … [Read More...]
The KCADP Fall 2012 Newsletter is now available online! We’ve got a lot of exciting news and upcoming events to share with you. Here’s a glimpse at the stories you’ll find in the Fall 2012 Newsletter:
KCADP is hosting the 2012 Abolition Conference in Olathe on Saturday, November … [Read More...]
September 25th marks the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. Last year, 116 Kansans lost their lives to murder. Every one was someone’s child, friend or family member.
Today we pause to remember the many Kansans who have lost their lives to murder over the … [Read More...]
In an editorial published today, the Marysville Advocate called for Kansas to replace the death penalty with a life sentence without parole.
The editorial highlighted many of the problems with the death penalty, including the risk of executing an innocent person. The Advocate … [Read More...]
The Kansas Supreme Court unanimously overturned the death sentence and ordered a new trial for Scott Cheever today.
The death of Sheriff Matthew Samuels was a tragic loss for his family, Greenwood County and the Kansas law enforcement community. Our thoughts and prayers are … [Read More...]