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May 30, 2014

On May 29, the Lincoln Community Foundation sponsored Give to Lincoln Day, a unique 24-hour opportunity to su

pport Lincoln community organizations like NADP. Not only was it a lot of fun to help support a record-setting day of giving in the Lincoln community, but...

May 28, 2014

Sister Helen Prejean, the author of 

Dead Man Walking and one of the most powerful anti-death penalty voices in the United States today,  returned to Nebraska May 31st for an all-day program at the St. Benedict Center in Schuyler, NE.

“A Life Against Death...

May 27, 2014

Death row exoneree Curtis McCarty shared his story with three Nebraska communities last week, making stops in North Platte, Lexington, and McCook.

Curtis spent nearly two decades on death row for a murder he did not commit before a lucky break allowed him to prove his...

May 26, 2014

The NADP Action Committee is a group of committed volunteers who help us with special projects propelling us toward the of end the death penalty in our state. Members of the Action Committee play a valuable role in supporting and aiding in our work.

This fall, Acti...

May 22, 2014

You don’t want to miss 1011 News’ fantastic coverage of Curtis’ talk in North Platte on Monday

May 15, 2014

Last Friday, the Lincoln Journal Star published a fantastic editorial highlighting the numerous reasons why the death penalty is a failed public policy and calling for the death penalty to be repealed in Nebraska.

The editorial touches on the recent botched executi...

May 15, 2014

One of the most serious problems

with the death penalty system is the misuse of resources in costly legal proceedings that could instead help support families of murder victims as they rebuild their lives. As we fight for death penalty repeal, we must also work to suppo...

May 2, 2014

Excitement is already building for death row exoneree Curtis McCarty’s visit to Nebraska later this month! Curtis was convicted twice and sentenced to death three times based on prosecutorial misconduct and bad forensics. Narrowly escaping an execution, it was only a l...

May 2, 2014

Two weeks ago, New Hampshire came within one vote of ending the death penalty. The state Senate voted 12-12 on a bill that would have repealed the death penalty. Senators then voted to table the bill. Previously, the bill had received overwhelming support in New Hampsh...

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