Results from Tag: 'clemency'

A long corridor of cell blocks inside a federal prison.

Missouri Executes Inmate After Holy See Appealed for Clemency

While noting that “grave crimes such as this deserve grave punishments,” Archbishop Pierre said in a plea to Missouri Gov. Eric Parsons, R, that “His Holiness wishes to place before you the simple fact of Mr. Johnson’s humanity and the sacredness of all human life.”