Oklahoma archbishop lauds governor’s clemency in death-penalty case
November 19, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: Archbishop Paul Coakley has praised Oklahoma’s Governor Kevin Stitt for granting an appeal for clemency by Julius Jones, a convicted murderer who was scheduled for execution on November 18. “It took tremendous courage in the face of intense pressure” to grant the last-minute plea, the archbishop said. “I applaud his commitment to seeking justice while providing the condemned an opportunity for redemption.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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