10/12/2018

Urgent Action: Tennessee Man at Imminent Risk of Execution (USA: UA 183.18)


Edmund Zagorski has been on death row in Tennessee for over 30 years after allegedly receiving ineffective counsel. He was scheduled to be executed on 11 October, using a three-drug lethal injection. After challenges made through litigation, the state Governor issued a ten-day reprieve to allow for preparation of the execution. The Tennessee Supreme Court has issued an execution date of 1 November 2018, for Edmund Zagorski, for death by electrocution. Please continue to send appeals.

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Edmund Zagorski has been on death row in Tennessee for over 30 years after allegedly receiving ineffective counsel. He was scheduled to be executed on 11 October, using a three-drug lethal injection. After challenges made through litigation, the state Governor issued a ten-day reprieve to allow for preparation of the execution. The Tennessee Supreme Court has issued an execution date of 1 November 2018, for Edmund Zagorski, for death by electrocution. Please continue to send appeals.

1) TAKE ACTION
Write a letter, send an email, call, fax or tweet:

  • Halt Edmund Zagorski’s execution and commute his death sentence.

Contact this official by 1 November 2018:

Governor Bill Haslam
600 Charlotte Avenue

First Floor
Nashville, Tennessee 37243
United States of America
Telephone: +1 615-741-2001
Twitter: @BillHaslam
Facebook: @TeamHaslam
Salutation: Dear Governor

2) LET US KNOW YOU TOOK ACTION

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