Philadelphia prosecutors threw in the towel on Dec. 7.
Reggie Clemons is seeking clemency for a crime he may not have committed, just as Troy Davis did until his last breath.
As Justice Marshall once said, "the scandalous state of our present system of capital punishment will cast a pall of shame over our society for years to come."
RIP, Troy Davis.
Attorneys trying to prevent the cruelty of a botched execution are challenging states' efforts to conduct experiments on their clients with new execution drugs.
It would be an outrage if Georgia were to execute Troy Davis.
An exonerated former prisoner shares his story so that the United States may one day join the rest of the civilized world in abolishing the death penalty.