July 2, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm , Eastern Time
ACS Washington, DC: Death Penalty Workshop
Join the ACS DC Lawyer Chapter and the Abolitionist Action Committee for a workshop on the anniversary of the 1972 Furman v. Georgia decision in which the U.S. Supreme Court found the death penalty to be applied in an arbitrary and capricious manner and the 1976 Gregg v. Georgia decision, which allowed executions to resume in the United States. There will be four speaker presentations followed by a Q&A session.
Rob Dunham, Executive Director, Death Penalty Information Center
Shujaa Graham, Exonerated Death Row Survivor, Witness to Innocence
Charley Sullivan, Citizens United for the Rehabilitation of Errants
Krisanne Vaillancourt Murphy, Catholic Mobilizing Network
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Front Steps, U.S. Supreme Court (Outdoors)
1 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20543
In case of rain, the event will be held at the United Methodist Church Building immediately adjacent to the Court.