Death Penalty

MCC Joins Call for Clemency for Russell Bucklew

September 27, 2019
The State of Missouri is scheduled to execute death row inmate Russell Bucklew on October 1 st for killing Michael Sanders, Bucklew's ex-girlfriend's lover,...Read more

Missouri Bishops Issue Death Penalty Statement

September 23, 2019

This week, the Catholic Bishops issued a statement on the continued use of the death penalty. The statement is in response to...Read more

U.S. Bishops Express Concern Over Revival of Federal Death Penalty

August 2, 2019

The last time the federal government executed someone was in 2003 -- 16 years ago. On Friday, U.S. Attorney General William Barr announced...Read more

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