Help Support Our Efforts
Donate to the DPJC

Would you like to make a recurring donation?

Recurring Donations

Wine & Write for Rodney Reed

The Dallas Peace and Justice Center
& Rodney Reed is Innocent - Dallas Chapter presents:

wine and write500

Wine  & Write for Rodney Reed

Thursday, Nov 7th

6:00 - 7:30 pm - Wine and letter writing
7:30 pm - Jazz night at Checkered Past

Checkered Past Winery
1409 S Lamar St, Ste 008, Dallas, Texas 75215

Join us at Checkered Past to drink wine (happy hour prices) and write clemency letters for Rodney Reed, an innocent man on death row, with an execution date scheduled for November 20, 2019. We will be writing to Governor Greg Abbott asking him to grant clemency to Rodney. Please scroll below for a sample letter.

ABOUT RODNEY REED:
Rodney Reed, who maintains his innocence, has been on death row for the past 21 years for the murder of Stacey Stites in Bastrop, Texas. Reed is scheduled for execution on November 20, 2019, despite an enormous amount of evidence that supports his innocence.

Here are some of MANY sources including the facts of the case as well as voices who have spoken out against the execution, including the Innocence Project, Dr. Phil, Oprah, Mark Cuban, Kim Kardashian, and Filmmakers for Justice:

https://www.houstonchronicle.com/opinion/outlook/article/Richard-Parker-Gov-Abbott-delay-this-execution-14516225.php#photo-18422916

https://www.innocenceproject.org/rodney-reed-requests-30-day-reprieve-from-texas-governor-greg-abbott/?fbclid=IwAR1mX1cH8vDBPFCsvu_SHugZj8RjurZQgyPWoYxP9_zkYmSi_8rzoAO8kFU

https://www.drphil.com/videos/death-row-inmate-rodney-reed-maintains-innocence-22-years-after-rape-and-murder-conviction/

https://twitter.com/mcuban/status/1184599241248903177

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-7590679/Kim-Kardashian-advocates-death-row-inmate-Rodney-Reed.html?fbclid=IwAR0O1U3ZwKc7wOrQEX-vMoZCw1qp6AbkihOckHgUBfZupi2pRkk03GNNexE

https://youtu.be/o25YAOZDqGs

sample clemency letter: https://justice4rodneyreed.org/clemency-letter/

“It is clear to anyone who looks at the evidence in this case that, quite simply, Mr. Reed did not sexually assault or murder Stacey Stites that night in 1996,” says Bryce Benjet, a senior staff attorney at the Innocence Project. “Medical and scientific evidence confirm this and multiple new and credible witnesses not only confirm Reed’s intimate relationship with Stites, but also implicate Fennell in her murder. If the great state of Texas puts Mr. Reed to death, it will be a miscarriage of justice that will destroy even more innocent lives in this case and do irreparable damage to public confidence in the accuracy and fairness of the criminal justice system in Texas.”

Additional event information:
https://www.facebook.com/events/688199291690326/

 
 
Checkered Past Winery
1409 S Lamar St, Ste 008
Dallas, Texas 75215
 
Human Rights Committee Logo Image

HR&J Committee

Human RIghts & Justice

View more
Middle East Peace Committee Logo Image

MEP Committee

Middle East Peace

View more
Nuclear Free World Committee Logo Image

NFW Committee

Nuclear Free World

View more
Environmental Justice Committee Logo Image

EJ Committee

Environmental Justice

View more
Young Advocates Committee Logo Image

YA Committee

Young Advocates

View more