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Sister Prejean Talks About the Death Penalty

Posted: February 4, 2013

Do you have a stance on the death penalty? Then you'll want to register for the February 18 event featuring Sister Helen Prejean who wrote the book Death of Innocents: An Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty, which inspired the 1995 movie Dead Man Walking. Prejean has been instrumental in sparking national dialogue on the death penalty and helping to shape the Catholic Church's newly vigorous opposition to state executions.

Sister Helen Prejean has been instrumental in sparking national dialogue on the death penalty and helping to shape the Catholic Church's newly vigorous opposition to state executions. She is the author of Death of Innocents: An Eyewitness Account of Wrongful Executions as well as Dead Man Walking: An Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States, which was made into the 1995 Academy Award winning film starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn.

Sister Prejean's books will be available for purchase and autographs.

This event is sponsored by Rosemont's Institute for Ethical Leadership and Social Responsibility.

REGISTER NOW: http://bit.ly/HelenPrejean

Expired: February 19, 2013

Last Updated: February 4, 2013