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Letter Writing Across Nebraska

This January, NADP rolled out a new way for concerned citizens to make their voices heard. We have created letter-writing kits that contain all the supplies and instructions needed to successfully write letters. Senators rarely receive hand-written letters from constituents, so even receiving one or two notes can go a long way with a representative. So far, we have sent 35 kits! Are you interested in receiving a kit and helping us with this project? You can have all sorts of people write a letter to encourage repeal of the death penalty, including members of a club you are in, friends, relatives, or neighbors! The possibilities are endless, and we make it very easy for you to do. If you wou

Corrections Officers Face Trauma

Nebraskan Karen Jones wrote a powerful op-ed in the North Platte Telegraph about her experience witnessing the trauma executions can cause to Corrections Officers. Read the full piece here. “There has been a lot of talk lately about botched executions. While some may express little concern for whether or not a murderer suffers, I am concerned about our government bungling these executions because of the toll it can take on my former colleagues in the corrections industry.”

Lobby Day - RSVP Today!

NADP’s Lobby Day will be here in less than a month! On March 4th, we will gather for the day to show our support for the death penalty repeal bill, LB268. At 10am, we will meet in the basement at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on 14th and K, across from the Capitol. We will update you on repeal news, go over lobbying basics, and prepare you to connect with your Senator at the Capitol. Then, at 11:45am, we will meet for lunch with Senators in room 1023 of the Capitol. Lunch is free to citizen lobbyists. Finally, at 1:30pm, we will go together to watch the Judiciary Committee Hearings. It’s likely the repeal bill will be scheduled for discussion at this hearing! This is an exciting hearing to watc

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