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We remember Curtis Osborne

Curtis Osborne was executed by the State of Georgia on June 4, 2008. View this film documenting the racism of Curtis’ public defender, who did not tell Curtis that the prosecution had offered a life sentence if Curtis would plead guilty. This film was presented to the Georgia Board of Pardons and Parole in an appeal for mercy prior to Curtis’ execution.

(This film and link are provided by the Death Penalty Information Center,