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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 3.15.17

Mar
15

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 3.15.17

To begin with a positive, we were delighted to see the AP article published today about Senator Hank Sanders. Lone lawmaker crusades against the death penalty in Alabama. There is absolutely no doubt that who Senator Hank Sanders is and what he does has made it possible for us not to give up hope over the years. He has encouraged us not just by words but by deeds. We are forever in his debt!

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 12.28.16

Dec
28

 

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 12.28.16

 

 

 

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 11.30.16

Nov
30

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 11.30.16


The Alabama Supreme Court has has denied Ronald Smith's petition challenging the constitutionality of the state's death penalty statute under Hurst v. Florida. A trial judge sentence Smith to death despite the 7-5 recommendation by the jury that he receive a life sentence. Smith, who is scheduled to be executed December 8, is seeking review in the United States Supreme Court.

 SCOTUS will hold the conference regarding Thomas Arthur on the 9th. They will address the protocol issue.

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 11.16.16

Nov
16

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 11.16.16

Federal Judge Watkins may allow Alabama to change its lethal injection method for the Dec. 8 execution of Ronald B. Smith."Because Mr. Smith has pled it and offered the option as viable, readily implemented and available, defendants (Alabama) have accepted the offer," Watkins writes in his order. “All the parties agree that midazolam is available, it is feasible, it is readily implementable, and it is not risky with regard to unnecessary pain and suffering”.

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 8.3.16

Aug
03
Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 8.3.16

 

 

 

Great news from Delaware where the Delaware Supreme Court ruled its death penalty unconstitutional due to the Florida Hurst ruling! This leaves Alabama as the only state with jury override! Get with it Alabama and get rid of the death penalty!

 

 

 

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 4.27.16

Apr
27

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison 4.27.16

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 10.21.15

Oct
21

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 10.21.2015

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