National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty (NCADP)
The National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty (NCADP) was founded in 1976 in response to the Supreme Court decision in Gregg v. Georgia which permitted executions to resume in the United States. Our mission: abolish the death penalty in the U.S. and support efforts to abolish the death penalty world wide.
Releases by this organization
Friday, May 15, 2015
Nebraska Legislature Advances Death Penalty Repeal Bill
Earlier today, by a vote of 30-16, Nebraska lawmakers voted to pass LB268 . This is the second vote for the bill that would abolish the death penalty in the state. There is one more round of required voting on the bill before it goes to Governor Pete Rickett's desk for signature. The 30-16 vote is...
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
New Coalition of Civil Rights, Religious, Human Rights, and Pro-Liberty Organizations Come Together To Push for End to Capital Punishment
With the country’s final executions of 2014 scheduled to take place in Georgia, Missouri, and Texas this week, a new coalition is launching to mobilize the 90 million Americans who support ending capital punishment. Citing a year when the inherent flaws in the administration of the death penalty...