UTADP Rally to Say No to the Death Penalty
Originally posted on June 17, 2010
Utah State Capitol
June 17, 2010 – Salt Lake City, Utah
High Road members, together with Utahns for Alternatives to the Death Penalty, took a stand against state-sanctioned killing on June 17, the eve of the execution of Ronnie Lee Gardner by firing squad. The sunset rally on the steps of Utah’s capitol featured music by Kate McLeod and speeches by Ralph Dellapiana, ACLU Chairman Robert Wood, Rev. Reyes Rodriguez, Brian King, Sandy McGunigall-Smith, Nanice Ellis, Kent Hart, and Clark Newhall, MD.
Read more on why the death penalty doesn’t work, courtesy of UTADP.
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