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A Victory for Life in Nebraska- Press Release

Today, Nebraska State Senators voted legislative repeal of the death penalty into law, overriding the Governor’s veto. This law marks a historic chapter in the national repeal movement, as Nebraska... MORE
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Jubilee of Mercy

“Dear brothers and sisters, I have often thought of how the Church may render more clear her mission to be a witness to mercy; and we have to make this... MORE
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NEW Death Penalty Workshop: A Journey of Faith

CMN is pleased to introduce our brand new death penalty workshop A Journey of Faith: An Introduction to the Death Penalty for Catholics. With this comprehensive resource, you don’t need to... MORE
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NEW Restorative Justice Workshop: From Harm to Renewal

As our nation grapples with the question of how we address crime in our communities, we look to the Church for a faithful response to violence and wrongdoing. CMN’s new... MORE
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Solitary Confinement Resource

Solitary confinement impacts roughly over 80,000 individuals every day in our country but many of us know very little about what solitary actually entails.  CMN’s new teaching resource provides an... MORE
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Mission

Welcome! ¡Bienvenidos! The Catholic Mobilizing Network supports Catholic institutions and organizations in their efforts to end the use of the death penalty in the United States, and in initiatives promoting restorative... MORE

CMN NEWS

Response to Glossip v Gross Ruling
The Catholic Mobilizing Network is disappointed by the Supreme Court’s ruling today in Glossip v Gross to allow states to continue using the drug midazolam in lethal injection procedures. We... MORE
Celebrating repeal of the death penalty in Nebraska
An exclusive interview with Greg Schleppenbach, Executive Director of the Nebraska Catholic Conference CMN: What was your reaction to the successful passage of LB 268 to repeal the death penalty?... MORE
A Victory for Life in Nebraska- Press Release
Today, Nebraska State Senators voted legislative repeal of the death penalty into law, overriding the Governor’s veto. This law marks a historic chapter in the national repeal movement, as Nebraska... MORE
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CMN EVENTS

June 29th-July 2nd, 2015: Prayer Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty (Dallas, TX)
Representatives of CMN will be hosting a week-long prayer vigil in Dallas to correspond with the 22nd annual Starvin for Justice Fast and Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty. Where: George L... MORE
June 29th-July 2nd, 2015: Starvin’ for Justice Fast and Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty (Washington, D.C.)
Join CMN and our allies in the 22nd annual Starvin for Justice Fast and Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty in Washington, D.C. Activists from all around the U.S. will... MORE
July 2nd, 2015: “At The Death House Door” Screening (Austin, TX)
As a part of the Controversy and Conversation: Difficult Dialogues Film Series, “At the Death House Door” will be screened at the Terrazas Branch of the Austin Public Library (1105... MORE
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Scheduled EXECUTIONS

Lester Bower – EXECUTED

Texas – June 3rd, 2015

Richard Strong – EXECUTED

Missouri – June 9th, 2015

Gregory Russeau – EXECUTED

Texas – June 18th, 2015

David Zink

Missouri – July 14th, 2015

Alva Campbell – STAYED

Ohio—July 15, 2015

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