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Dak Prescott Calls for Death Row Inmate to be Released

Dak Prescott is calling on Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt to pardon a death row inmate he believes in innocent. Prescott wrote a letter supporting Julius Jones, who was sentenced to death for a 1999 murder but claims to be innocent. His case was explored in the 2018 documentary series The Last Defense. Prescott wrote a… Read more »

Texas Death Row Inmate Granted Indefinite Stay of Execution

Just 5 days before he was scheduled to die by lethal injection, Texas’ highest criminal appeals court stopped the execution of inmate Rodney Reed.  The move comes after an aggressive campaign to include law enforcement, celebrities like Oprah and Rihanna chimed in a letter to Governor Abbott to intervene.   Reed’s conviction is being questioned by… Read more »