Despite receiving a significant number of complaints in relation to the carrying out of the death sentence in the United States, I have only rarely acted on these complaints. In this instance I firmly believe that the case merits this urgent appeal and warrants immediate action on the part of the U.S. Government. The second is that I take no position either for or against the death penalty but act only when it seems clear that the risk of injustice is such that internationally accepted standards will be violated in the absence of urgent intervention by the Government.

WikiLeaks Cable: UN Special Rapporteur Urged US Government to Intervene Before Troy Davis Was Executed | The Dissenter

Only the governor can save Troy Davis today. Call Gov. Nathan Deal at 404-656-1776 to ask for a pardon

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