A Journey Into the U.S. Death Penalty through Photos and Stories

      “A Journey into the U.S. Death Penalty through Photos and Stories

” Thursday March 23rd, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

 Matt Ross Community Center, Crown Room,  8101 Marty Street, Overland Park, KS 66204   Join us for this informative event.  It is free and open to the public!   The presenter is…

A Strong Showing for Repeal!

   Kansans of diverse ages and political beliefs packed the hearing room on Monday Feb. 13th for the testimony offered in support of HB 2167 to repeal the Kansas death penalty.   The testimony, both moral and practical, provided a rich resource for committee members to take into consideration. “…it fails the tests of fiscal…

Hearing on Abolition Bill on February 13th!

  HB 2167, a bill to abolish the death penalty, will be heard by House Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee on Monday, February 13th.   The hearing is open to the public and will start at 1:15 p.m. and be held in Room 582 North.   This bill would abolish the Kansas death penalty for…

Abolition Bill Introduced!

  KCADP welcomes the introduction of HB 2167 which would repeal the Kansas death penalty and replace it with life in prison without parole for the most serious murders in Kansas.   An eloquent appeal for abolition was just published in the Wichita Eagle by Floyd Bledsoe, who spent over 15 years in Kansas prison even though he was…

A Wish for You

Dear Friends,   As we near the end of 2016, we are mindful of the many ways you have blessed KCADP this past year with your time, your communications with policy makers, and your donations.    Thank you so much for all you have done!   We extend our best wishes to you for a…