Death penalty protest on steps of Charlottesville Circuit Court


By Tomas Harmon

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) — A protest was held Wednesday afternoon in Charlottesville, ahead of the first execution in Virginia in years. Read More >>

Virginia Bishops Issue Death Penalty Statement

By Jeff Caruso

Our Creator — who made us out of love for love — has dominion over all life. As children of this loving, merciful God we are led to a profound respect for every human life, from its very beginning  Read More >>

Severe Mental Illness and the Death Penalty


By Michael Stone

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that juveniles and people with intellectual disabilities should not be executed due to their diminished culpability. Read More >>