An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.  - Gandhi

Free Screening of “The Last Defense” on Sat., Feb. 23

In honor of Black History Month, the Oklahoma Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty will partner with Cece Jones-Davis of Sing For Change to host a free screening of the ABC documentary “The Last Defense” at Greater Cleaves Memorial CME Church, 1609 NE 48th Street, on Saturday, Feb. 13 in Oklahoma City.

The event, from 1-4 p.m., will feature 3 segments of the 7 part doc-series, examining the case of Julius Darius Jones on Oklahoma’s death row followed by a panel discussion and Q&A session.

Discussion panelists will include Leslie Fitzhugh, National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice and OK-CADP board member; Jimmy Lawson, Rose State College adjunct professor and longtime friend of Julius Jones; Rev. James Dunbar, Senior Pastor, Greater Cleaves CME Church; and James Rowan, Oklahoma County Public Defender and OK-CADP board member.

For more information about Julius’ case, visit Please join us.


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