Archive for September, 2011

The Fight will Never Cease!!!

Posted in Discrimination, injustice, Injustus, Justice System, Stop the Killing with tags , , , , on September 21, 2011 by Revolverlution

Justice for Troy Davis

Stay Troy Davis execution

September 21, 2011, Troy Davis is scheduled to be executed. Despite hundreds of thousands of letters and pleas from many world leaders the Georgia courts have decided to proceed with the execution. Mr. Davis who has spent 20 years on death row continues to claim his innocence of the murder of a white Georgia police officer. Despite the lack of evidence, no murder weapon, no GS residue on his clothing, and the recanting of 7 of the 9 witness testimony the courts continue to proceed. Former FBI Chief William Sessions asked the courts for a stay of execution stating to them “Serious questions about Mr. Davis’ guilt, highlighted by witness recantation, allegations of police coercion, and a lack of relevant physical evidence, continue to plague his conviction.” If you have not followed the story of Troy Davis I suggest you take time out of your day and read his story. Today Troy Davis has issued a letter (below) to those who have stayed in the fight to bring this travesty to an end. Currently he is awaiting word on if they will grant him a polygraph test but until then we will wait silently praying for a miracle.
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