Panel Discussion on Capital Punishment
Sponsored by Peace & Justice Team
Thursday, September 15, 7:00-8:30pm, Mayflower Hall
What should be the ultimate penalty for murder in Nebraska? Execution or life in prison without parole? Our panel will examine this question from a public policy, ethical, and faith perspective.
Panelists: the Rev. Stephen Griffith, Exec. Director of Nebraskans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty; Ari Kohen, associate professor of political science at UNL and a death penalty opponent Robert Evnen, Lincoln attorney and co-founder of Nebraskans for the Death Penalty; and the Rev. Stu Kerns, Zion Church and a death penalty supporter.