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Monthly Archives: September 24, 2010

Court of Inquiry Could Exonerate Todd Willingham

The Austin American Statesman is reporting that lawyers for Todd Willingham’s family are asking for a Court of Inquiry to exonerate Todd Willingham. Cory Session, brother of Timothy Cole, advocated for a Court of Inquiry in the Todd Willingham case when he spoke at the Texas Capitol on October 24, 2009 during the 10th Annual…read more

Video Explaining Catholic Church’s Teaching Regarding the Death Penalty

This 10 minute video, with reflection questions, provides an explanation of the Catholic Church’s teaching regarding the death penalty, In addition to the principles, it discusses their application in the United States today. It includes comments by Bill Pelke, president of the Journey of Hope … From Violence to Healing. Bill and members of the…read more

The Real Consequences of Drunk Driving

Plenty of people know that drinking and driving don’t mix—but many still do it. According to the Centers for Disease Control and prevention, there are over 300,000 incidents of drinking and driving each day.1 And arrest doesn’t typically mark the first time a person drives under the influence: The average drunk driver does so over…read more