Documentary, "In the Executioner’s Shadow” casts a penetrating look at the consequences of the death penalty through three powerful stories - the rare perspective of a former state executioner who comes within days of executing an innocent person; a Boston Marathon bombing victim who struggles to decide what justice really means; and the parents of a murder victim who choose to fight for the life of their daughter’s killer. As the battle to overturn capital punishment comes to a head in the U.S., this provocative film challenges viewers to question their deepest beliefs about justice.

Following the 54-minute film, a discussion will follow. We want to know what you think.

 

Schedules

  • Occurred Friday, February 8th, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Venue

Roseburg Public Library

1409 NE Diamond Lake Blvd
Roseburg, OR 97470

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