Faith Organizations Call on Governor to Show Grace and Grant Clemency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 9, 2016 Contact: Amanda Hoyt, 614-483-3168, ahoyt@faithinpubliclife.org Faith Organizations Call on Governor to Show Grace and Grant Clemency Columbus, OH – On Friday, December 9th, the Ohio Parole Board recommended that death row inmate Ronald Phillips be denied clemency. The Ohio Council of Churches and Faith…

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Want to Stop the Execution? Read this!

On Monday, OTSE’s executive director Kevin Werner and I met with the Governor’s Counsel who is preparing clemency materials for Governor Kasich regarding the execution scheduled for January 12, 2017. It’s going to take a lot of effort to get the Governor’s attention, but that is what we are doing…

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Action Steps to Stop the May 10th Execution

Here is a short list of one or more simple actions you can take yourself and in your community: #1 – Join the “No Need to Execute!” Governor Postcard Action. Click here to pre-order a set number of postcards your community will commit to get signed and send to the Governor. We’ll mail…

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