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9 May 2008, 1:06 pm
Capital Punishment Project (CPP) Director John Holdridge was interviewed on May 8, 2008, by Jacque Reid of the Tom Joyner Morning Show (TJMS). [read post]
30 Oct 2007, 11:53 am
  This one is by John Holdridge, Director of the ACLU Capital Punishment Project. [read post]
9 Jul 2009, 9:16 am
The director of the ACLU Capital Punishment Project writes, "Sentenced To Death Because Of Where You Live: The Death Penalty's Geographic Bias," at the ACLU Blog of Rights.Americans have become increasingly troubled by the profound flaws in our capital punishment system, including its astonishing error rate and its racial and socioeconomic biases. [read post]
10 Apr 2008, 9:55 am
On Monday, Capital Punishment Project Director John Holdridge wrote on HuffingtonPost that even proponents of the death penalty should support a moratorium when you consider the high number of exonerations that have already taken place. [read post]
8 Jan 2008, 2:55 pm
Today Capital Punishment Project Director John Holdridge and Staff Attorney Cassandra Stubbs blogged on HuffingtonPost on the myth that the death penalty is an effective deterrent against homicide. [read post]
19 Jul 2007, 10:47 am
Capital Punishment Project Director John Holdridge wrote about why further measures must be taken to overhaul the justice system's prosecution of defendants in the Newark Star-Ledger yesterday: ...in the vast majority of criminal cases, there is no DNA evidence to test and possibly exonerate innocent prisoners. [read post]
19 Jul 2007, 10:47 am
Capital Punishment Project Director John Holdridge wrote about why further measures must be taken to overhaul the justice system's prosecution of defendants in the Newark Star-Ledger yesterday: ...in the vast majority of criminal cases, there is no DNA evidence to test and possibly exonerate innocent prisoners. [read post]
19 Jul 2007, 8:59 am
That's the title of a must-read OpEd in the Newark Star-Ledger by John Holdridge, director of the ACLU Capital Punishment Project. [read post]
24 May 2010, 1:59 pm by Suzanne Ito, ACLU
In a statement today, ACLU Capital Punishment Project Director John Holdridge said in a statement: It is unconscionable, and at odds with our shared American values of fairness, due process and justice, that the state of Texas would seek to execute a man when the evidence in his case has not been exhaustively tested. [read post]
1 Apr 2008, 11:23 am
John Holdridge, Director of the ACLU Capital Punishment Project, participated on a panel called "Recognizing Cruel, Inhuman, and Degrading Treatment. [read post]
25 Oct 2007, 7:54 am
Judges in different states have intervened in death-penalty cases because many states have refused to underwrite the cost of a constitutionally adequate defense, according to John Holdridge, the director of the American Civil Liberties Union's Capital Punishment Project. [read post]
27 Oct 2007, 6:35 am
Judges in different states have intervened in death-penalty cases because many states have refused to underwrite the cost of a constitutionally adequate defense, according to John Holdridge, the director of the American Civil Liberties Union's Capital Punishment Project. [read post]
15 Jun 2010, 8:09 am by Suzanne Ito, ACLU
John Holdridge, Director of the ACLU's Capital Punishment Project said in a statement yesterday: This decision is a victory for basic fairness. [read post]
24 Sep 2007, 12:15 pm
John Holdridge, Director of the Capital Punishment Project, commented on the ruling in a Friday AP article. [read post]
30 Oct 2007, 2:29 pm
It's a good time to re-examine just how ineffective, unfair and cruel the death penalty is, as ACLU Capitol Punishment Project Director John Holdridge points out in an op-ed in the Austin American-Statesmen:Capital punishment is a failed government program and a colossal stain on our criminal justice system. [read post]
25 Jan 2008, 4:33 pm
Unlike the death penalty, these are investments that can actually spare more potential victims of violent crime.Also last week, the Dublin-based Sunday Business Post interviewed our own John Holdridge, Director of the ACLU's Capital Punishment Project. [read post]
3 Aug 2007, 11:49 am
As Balko notes, the ACLU's Capital Punishment Project Director John Holdridge has successfully challenged West's findings in the past. [read post]
3 Sep 2010, 9:21 am by Steve Hall
“This is a very, very serious challenge to the defense,” said John Holdridge, a former death penalty lawyer in Connecticut who is the director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Capital Punishment Project. [read post]
18 Jun 2010, 12:03 am by Jeralyn
According to John Holdridge, director of the Capital Punishment Project of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), “The Gardner execution really brings to the spotlight what we are doing – exterminating a human life in a deliberate, premeditated fashion.” [read post]