Comunità  di S.Egidio

NO to the Death Penalty 
 International Campaign

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November 2000

 30/11/00  USA

 

 U.S. Catholic Bishops Reiterate Opposition to the death penalty. Continua
 30/11/00  Jappan

 

Three Convicted Murderers Hanged. Continua
 28/11/00  North Carolina/USA  

 

N.C. Supreme Court Stays Execution. Continua
 28/11/00  Texas/USA  

 

Court to Hear Appeal From Texas Death Row Inmate”. 
An article on the New York Times and
BBC News.
Continua
 27/11/00  Texas/USA  

 

Texas Lawmakers Propose Alternatives.Continua
 27/11/00  Italy  

 

After 8 years on death row, Roland Jones can say: I am still alive, thanks to the DNA-test.Continua
 27/11/00  USA  

 

President Clinton will consider all the requests of clemency, before leaving the White House.Continua
 25/11/00  Cuba  

 

Card. Ortega claims that Cuba could abolish the death penalty soon.Continua
 25/11/00  Texas/USA  

 

Case of Johnny Paul Penry Goes to Supreme CourtContinua

 24/11/00  Italy  

 

A message of the Tuscan Bishops on the anniversary of the abolition of the death penalty in Tuscany in 1796.Continua
 24/11/00  North Carolina/USA  

 

“Lawyer Sabotaged Case of a Client on Death Row”, an article on The New York Times”.Continua
 23/11/00  Malaysia

 

Two executions in Malaysia.Continua
 23/11/00  North Carolina/USA  - Colosseum lights up life

 

The Governor commutes the death-sentence for Marcus Carter into a life sentence.Continua
 22/11/00  California/USA 

 

For the first time all the abolitionists American groups and the assciations of the Murder Victims Families meet in San Francisco. Among the promoters of the historical initiative: Death Penalty Focus, National Coalition for Abolition, American Friends Service Committee and the Community of Sant'Egidio.
We report an article by Mario Marazziti who participated to the meeting.
Continua

 22/11/00  Texas/USA 

 

“Time” on Johnny Paul Penry.Continua
 18/11/00  Italy

 

In many citis all over the world hte Community of Sant’Egidio  has organized prayer-vigils for Johnny Paul Penry.Continua

 18/11/00  Californa/USA

 

Inmate Nominated for Nobel Prize.Continua
 17/11/00  Californa/USA

 

International Meeting of the abolitionists in San Francisco.Continua

 17/11/00 Kuwait

 

7 foreign nationals convicted to death
 17/11/00   Saudi Arabia

 

5 executions
 16/11/00  Texas/USA

 

Johnny Paul Penr’s execution was stayed by the Supreme Court!Continua
 16/11/00  Great Britain - Texas/USA

 

The British newspaper The Mirror attacks Mr.G.Bush jr. and defines him “lethal”. Continua

15/11/00

Texas/USA

Tony Chambers was executed

15/11/00

Texas/USA

The executions in Texas and “le Monde”. Continua

15/11/00

Italy


The community of Sant’Egidio in Savona organized an open conference on the international campaign for the moratorium of death penalty at the Provincia palace.

15/11/00

Texas/USA

Stacey Lawton was executed

15/11/00

Missouri/USA

James Chambers  was executed

14/11/00

South Africa-USA/Texas


Among the many eminent people who, on request of the Community of Sant’Egidio, wrote to Mr.G.Bush asking him to save Johnny’s life, there is also the South African Nobel Prize winner Desmond Tutu.

We  reproduce the letter here.Continua

14/11/00

USA

Amnesty Appeals to Clinton to End U.S. Executions.Continua

12/11/00

Texas/USA

The case of Johnny Paul Penry on the New York Times. Continua

10/11/00

Indiana/USA

Religious, activist leaders express death penalty concerns to panel.Continua

09/11/00

Holland


50.000 collected by Amnesty International-Nehterlands given officilally to the Community of Sant’Egidio.Continua

09/11/00

European Concil

The introduction of the “European space without death penalty”.Continua

09/11/00

Texas/USA

Miguel Angel Flores was executed.

09/11/00

North Carolina/USA

Michael Earl Sexton was executed

09/11/00

Arizona/USA

Donald Miller was executed

08/11/00

M 2000 - International News

The Dalai Lama has signed the appeal for a moratorium of the death penalty by the year 2000, presented by the Sant’Egidio Community.Continua

07/11/00

Texas/USA

“Bush, save Johnny!” The appeal of Sant’Egidio on the election day.Continua

07/11/00

California/USA

Court: Prosecutors Can't Invoke God for Death Penalty.Continua

06/11/00

UE/USA

E.U. appeals to Bush, for a Mexican whose execution is scheduled on Nov. 9.Continua

04/11/00

Vatican/Italia

The Jubilee of the Parlamentarians: an appeal against the death penalty.Continua

03/11/00

North Carolina/USA

Lawyer Admits to Sabotaging Appeal.Continua

03/11/00

Italy/European Concil


Europe wil become  a continent really without the death penalty? Italian Minister proposes…

03/11/00

South Carolina/USA

Kevin Dean Young was executed.

02/11/00

Italy

March 15th could become in Italy the day dedicated to the struggle against the death penalty.

01/11/00

Texas/USA

Jeffrey Dillingham was executed..

01/11/00

Chile

The Chilean senate has voted in favor of ending capital punishment.Continua