Troy Davis

This is Troy Davis. He was charged for the murder or police officer Mark MacPhail in 1989 and executed in 2011. Davis maintained his innocence…

From KYSDC Howard University students took to the streets to protest the execution of Troy Davis last night. 13 people including a professor were arrested in total. Read more here The students were told to move from the front of the White House to Lafayette Square. They refused to move and were then arrested. One […]

          Despite a last ditch plea for a stay of execution, the State of Georgia and the US Spreme Court  rejected every argument for Davis’ innocence, and executed him at 11:08pm tonight for the murder of an off-duty police officer back in 1989.  With no physical or scientific evidence linking Davis to the crime, he […]

Troy Davis was scheduled to be put to death by lethal injection tonight in the state of Georgia,  Davis’ attorneys had filed a last-ditch appeal, and requested that the Supreme Court look into the case.  Davis was denied clemency yesterday by the Georgia Board of Pardons and Parole, thus ending any speculation that the state was willing to […]

The past week has been an emotional and challenging one, as people across the world have mobilized to get the word out regarding the pending…