CAIR Calls for Moratorium on Death Penalty Following Execution of Troy Davis

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/22/11) — The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called for a moratorium on the use of the death penalty following the controversial execution of Troy Davis last night in Georgia for the murder of an off-duty police officer. Because of circumstances surrounding his trial and sentencing, Davis' execution captured worldwide attention. Seven … Continue reading CAIR Calls for Moratorium on Death Penalty Following Execution of Troy Davis