CJPC Blog

Ohio Execution

On July 26, 2017, the state of Ohio executed Ronald Phillips.  This execution marked the first after a three and a half year moratorium.  It is yet another example of why death penalty moratoriums should not lull activists into a false sense of complacency.  To learn...

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Raise the Age Press Conference

On May 1, a press conference was hosted by Chief Justice Mark Martin to discuss efforts to raise the age of juvenile jurisdiction in North Carolina. Those in attendance included a sampling of judges, attorneys, community and advocacy organizations, DPS officials, and...

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