By James Clark, Senior Campaigner for Death Penalty Abolition

Petition signatures of 157,593 people
Amnesty Death Penalty Abolition Coordinator Abe Bonowitz being interviewed by Little Rock local news
Damien Echols was wrongfully sentenced to death in Arkansas before being exonerated
Left to right: Paris Powell, exoneree with Witness to Innocence; James Clark with Amnesty USA, Furonda Brasfield with Arkansas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, and Rita Sklar with ACLU of Arkansas.

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