http://gacadp.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/marion_wilson3.jpg480640Erik Wilkinsonhttp://s22101.p20.sites.pressdns.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gcadp_horizontal_100-1.pngErik Wilkinson2019-06-11 19:07:582019-06-20 10:59:15Clemency Denied for Marion Wilson
The New Hampshire State Senate voted to override the governor's veto of a death penalty repeal bill today. This allows the repeal to become law and makes New Hampshire the 21st state to abolish capital punishment in the United States.
Speaking words of contrition, Scotty Morrow became the first Georgian to be executed this year on Thursday May, 2nd. Scotty had been sentenced to die for the murders of Barbara Young and Tonya Woods in 1994. Mr. Morrow expressed remorse, and apologized to the Young and Woods family as his final act.
http://gacadp.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/legal.png640640Erik Wilkinsonhttp://s22101.p20.sites.pressdns.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gcadp_horizontal_100-1.pngErik Wilkinson2019-04-01 18:46:242019-04-14 18:56:50House Bill 702 Introduced to Repeal the Death Penalty
The Vatican announced that a section of the Catechism of the Catholic Church would be updated in light of Pope Francis' developed teaching that the death penalty is inadmissible in all cases "because it is an attack on the inviolability and dignity of the person."
http://gacadp.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/pope-francis.jpg350590Erik Wilkinsonhttp://s22101.p20.sites.pressdns.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gcadp_horizontal_100-1.pngErik Wilkinson2018-08-02 09:51:142019-04-14 18:39:17Catechism Revised to Reflect Inadmissibility of the Death Penalty
Welcome from Archbishop Gregory
Join our network and stay up to date on the latest news, events and information.
Georgia Catholics Against the Death Penalty (GACADP) exits to promote a spirituality of respect for life that encompasses victims of violent crime as well as those at risk of execution for capital offenses.