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Project Press is the quarterly newsletter of the ABA Death Penalty Representation Project. Issues include death penalty news, Supreme Court decision, Project events, and more.

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The Project Blog

Announcing the relaunch of the Project Blog, where Project staff and interns will provide updates on recent developments in death penalty jurisprudence and current events relating to representation and capital defense.

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Capital Clemency Toolkit

'Representing Death-Sentenced Prisoners in Clemency', a first-of-its-kind toolkit for capital defense practitioners representing prisoners in capital clemency proceedings, was was produced by the Capital Clemency Resource Initiative (CCRI), the Project's clearinghouse for capital clemency information. This toolkit is available in digital format to registered users of our clemency resource website, capitalclemency.org.

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Success Stories (2018)

The Project's volunteer attorneys have won countless victories on behalf of their pro bono clients. To commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Project in 2011, the Project created a collection of stories describing the heroic work of our volunteers and the clients they fought to protect. This new 2018 update includes all the original stories plus several new stories and updates. Follow the link below to view in pdf format or contact us to request a printed copy!

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Press & Media

Press mentions and stories in the news about the Project and our volunteers.

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Project Press

Oct. 30

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Federal Government Resumes Executions After 17-Year Hiatus, Executes Seven Prisoners in Three Months

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