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Trayvon Martin, Troy Davis, George Zimmerman Share a Story of Injustice

When I see the evolution of the case of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old boy who was killed by a self-appointed neighbourhood watch captain under...

Troy Davis: The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia

AFRICANGLOBE - When the state of Georgia murdered Troy Davis on Wednesday, it brought condemnation from around the world. This act of state-sanctioned murder also brought into focus the death grip of moral certainty which now has a stranglehold on the US, even in the face of a world which increasingly sees it as morally bankrupt. But a society as thoroughly racist as the US is just as thoroughly determined, perhaps paradoxically--and perhaps not--to deny, ignore and deflect criticism that would raise any doubt, lest the festering sore of its legacy be provoked and proceed to sepsis.

Troy Davis Mourned As a Martyr By Thousands in Ga

Sent to death row 20 years ago as a convicted cop killer, Troy Davis was celebrated as "martyr and foot soldier" Saturday by more than 2,000 people who packed the pews at his funeral and pledged to keep fighting for justice.

Troy Davis’ Sister Vows to Carry On

Troy Davis' sister said Friday she's not wasting time being angry as she presses to keep the 20-year legal fight her brother lost when he was executed. He used his final words in Georgia's death chamber to insist he wasn't a killer.

Obama Plays Politics in Troy Davis Case

It is understandable why President Obama would not comment on Troy Davis' controversial case. It's called politics! After all, the last time Obama tried to help a black man who was wrongly accused, his friend, Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates, his poll numbers plummeted.

Troy Davis And the Criminal Injustice System

When protecting the systems in a society becomes more important than the people the systems are designed to protect, that society is in great peril.

Troy Anthony Davis (October 9, 1968 – September 21, 2011) Murdered...

I want to thank all of you for your efforts and dedication to Human Rights and Human Kindness, in the past year I have experienced such emotion, joy, sadness and never ending faith. It is because of all of you that I am alive today, as I look at my sister Martina I am marveled by the love she has for me and of course I worry about her and her health, but as she tells me she is the eldest and she will not back down from this fight to save my life and prove to the world that I am innocent of this terrible crime.

Troy Davis Murdered in American Custody

The murder of Troy Davis in Georgia amid overwhelming evidence that he might have been innocent was greeted by protesters outside the prison with tears, prayers and a pledge to continue the fight against the death penalty.

Troy Davis; Executing the Truth

The rejection of the clemency appeal of death row inmate Troy Davis by the Georgia Parole Board has set a new low for America's Biased criminal justice system. The denial of Mr. Davis’ appeal is a clear case of vengeance by a Board lacking courage to set the record straight.

Georgia Parole Board Hears Evidence of Troy Davis’s Innocence

Lawyers for Troy Davis presented evidence of his innocence Monday to the Georgia parole board, which is to decide whether the 42-year-old death row inmate is to be put to death by lethal injection September 21.

Georgia Parole Board Meets to Decide the Fate of Troy Davis

Atlanta, Georgia death row inmate Troy Davis, whose pending execution has attracted worldwide opposition, is set to be killed by lethal injection on Wednesday. A Georgia parole board meeting today is his last hope of clemency.

Ex-FBI Chief: Troy Davis Case ‘Permeated by Doubt’

The level of doubt surrounding the conviction of death row inmate Troy Davis is so much stronger than the evidence used to find him guilty that a stay of execution is the only reasonable decision, according to former FBI Director William Sessions.

Troy Davis: Halting His Execution

Troy's execution is scheduled for next week, and there is simply too much doubt in his case for us to allow this to happen.

Letter From House of Representatives Urge Clemency for Troy Davis

More than 50 members of the House of Representatives signed a letter sent to Georgia’s State Board of Pardons and Paroles Monday, urging it to stop the scheduled execution Troy Anthony Davis and shift his sentence from death to life in prison.