Written on: January 30, 2017
Please pray for an end to the death penalty,
for those scheduled for execution,
for the victims of these crimes and
all whose lives have been impacted by violence.
Scheduled Executions: for February 2017
2: John Ramirez, TX
7: Tilon Lashon Carter, TX
15: Ronald Phillips, OH
Please continue to write and petition for clemency, and for the abolition of the death penalty in our country.
Catholic Mobilizing Network wants YOU to take action and ask for clemency for those scheduled to die by the death penalty. Click on the names above for online petition links. Information for Texas:
Want to take action? Write the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles to ask for clemency for John Ramirez and Tilon Lashon Carter. Use this sample letter or create your own.
In Texas, the Governor MUST have the recommendation of clemency from a board or advisory group.
To learn more about clemency click here.
The contact information for the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles is:
Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles
PO Box 13401
Austin, Texas 78711-3401
The contact information for the Governor of Texas is:
Governor Greg Abbott
Office of the Governor
PO Box 12428
Austin, TX 78711-2428