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Project Hope to Abolish the Death Penalty is an Alabama death row prisoner founded and run organization, established in 1989.

Our mission is to work together with friends and other supporters to educate the public and to bring about the abolition of the death penalty in Alabama.

Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 1.21.15

Jan
21

               Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 1.21.2015.

Great News! Tommy Arthur’s stay remains in effect with a hearing not scheduled until May. As a footnote in the ruling, Judge Watkins mentioned that there are 5 other men with appeals addressing the protocol before him.

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Alabama loses another round in court in effort to execute Tommy Arthur

Jan
20

Alabama loses another round in court in effort to execute Tommy Arthur
Mike Cason | mcason@al.com By Mike Cason | mcason@al.com AL.com

on January 20, 2015 at 12:45 PM, updated January 20, 2015 at 1:03 PM

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Alabama loses another round in court in effort to execute Tommy Arthur

Jan
20

Alabama loses another round in court in effort to execute Tommy Arthur
Mike Cason | mcason@al.com By Mike Cason | mcason@al.com AL.com

on January 20, 2015 at 12:45 PM, updated January 20, 2015 at 1:03 PM

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ROCHE RESPONDS TO REQUEST TO TAKE A STAND ON THE USE OF MIDAZOLAM

Jan
17

 

ROCHE RESPONDS TO REQUEST TO TAKE A STAND ON THE USE OF MIDAZOLAM

 

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 1.14.15

Jan
14

               Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 1.14.2015.

We were delighted by the good news from the Federal Court that the stay issued to Tommy Arthur in March of 2012 remains in effect until additional filings, due last Monday, have been reviewed by the court. We will be following developments very closely. It would appear that the wording of the judge’s order regarding the protocol would affect others, not just Tommy Arthur.

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Billy Kuenzel scheduled for appeal hearing- after execution date

Jan
13

 

 


Death row inmate scheduled for appeal hearing – after execution date

By Tim Lockette, Star Staff Writer, tlockette@annistonstar.com| Posted: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 12:22 am

A last-ditch appeal by death row inmate William Kuenzel is headed for the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals — but Kuenzel’s court date is more than two weeks after the date set for his execution.

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Activist groups target drug company over Alabama death penalty links. Anniston Star

Jan
08

The Anniston Star (Alabama)
Activist groups target drug company over Alabama death penalty links


Posted: Wednesday, January 7, 2015 6:00 pm | Updated: 7:18 pm, Wed Jan 7, 2015.
by Tim Lockette

A German investment firm divested itself of $60 million of stock in a drug company last year after British activists named the company as a possible source of a drug Alabama intends to use to execute death row inmates.

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman 1.7.15

Jan
07

               Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 1.7.2015.

We were delighted by the good news from the Federal Court that the stay issued to Tommy Arthur in March of 2012 remains in effect! As we are not attorneys it is not our place to comment further on this except to say that we appreciate this very much and that we will be following developments very closely.

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A FEDERAL JUDGE RULED THAT STAY FOR TOMMY ARTHUR ISSUED IN 2012 REMAINS IN EFFECT

Jan
06

al.com
  
Federal judge rules stay remains in place on execution of Alabama death row inmate Tommy Arthur

 

 Mike Cason | mcason@al.com  By  Mike Cason | mcason@al.com  
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on January 05, 2015 at 5:25 PM, updated January 05, 2015 at 6:08 PM

 

 

     
  

 


 
MONTGOMERY, Alabama --- A federal judge ruled today that a stay on the execution of Alabama death row inmate Tommy Arthur remains in place.

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Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 12.31.14

Dec
31

               Weekly Report from the Board Meeting at Holman Prison, 12.31.2014.

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