Please carve out a little time to read and share two important pieces published in the past few days. The common thread between the two pieces? How the death penalty risks wrongful executions and hurts victim family members.

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LaShawn Ajamu is a founding member of Death Penalty Action’s Advisory Board. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Ohioans to Stop Executions (OTSE) and the OTSE Murder Victim Families Services Project.
  1. Earlier today, The Intercept’s Liliana Segura published the definitive review of the William Montgomery case in Ohio. Many of you signed petitions and called Governor Kasich to help make that the third Ohio execution in row that we have stopped. Death Penalty Action is quoted in the piece, and it really digs deep to expose some of the flaws in our system.

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