At CPAC, Pro–Criminal Justice Reform and Anti–Death Penalty Activists Make Their Case

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Earlier this month, CCATDP returned to CPAC for the fourth year in a row, and we enjoyed the same overwhelming acceptance that we always receive. Stephanie Slade from Reason Magazine covered our return. She wrote, Groups like Right on Crime and Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty (CCATDP), once viewed mostly as novelties within the […]

Utah Nearly Repeals Death Penalty, Runs Out of Time

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah senators on Wednesday voted to abolish the death penalty, advancing what had been considered a longshot proposal in the conservative state. The measure marks a stunning turn in Utah, where a year ago lawmakers voted to reinstate the use of the firing squad as a backup execution method. Lawmakers […]