Upcoming Scheduled Executions in the U.S.

All scheduled execution dates cited are tentative. A number of circumstances exist that can change the date.

To write a letter to stop any of the scheduled executions, please use this directory of government officials to direct your letters.

Updated March 31, 2015

Scheduled Name State
5/14/2015 Gregory Lott Ohio
6/23/2015 Charles Wright Tennessee
7/15/2015 William Henness Ohio
9/17/2015 William Montgomery Ohio
11/17/2015 Robert Van Hook Ohio
1/21/2016 Jeffery Wogenstahl Ohio
3/23/2016 Alva Campbell Ohio


U.S. Executions Updates
The FDA has allowed unapproved drugs into the U.S. for use in executions; a judge has ordered the it to stop ignoring the law and recover the illegal drugs.
Press Release
Despite pleas from human rights organizations and a petition to the governor signed by 40,000 supporters, the state of Georgia is scheduled to execute Kelly Gissendaner tonight at 7 p.m. ET.

On 23 February, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a stay of execution in the case of Rodney Reed, who was due to be put to death on 5 March for a murder in 1996 which he has consistently s...


An alarming number of countries used the death penalty to tackle real or perceived threats to state security linked to terrorism, crime or internal instability in 2014, Amnesty International found...