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Urgent Action: Man with claims of innocence at risk of execution

Larry Swearingen has been on death row in Texas, USA since 2000 and is scheduled to be executed on 21 August 2019. He was convicted on circumstantial evidence in connection with the murder of a young woman; he has maintained that he did not kill her, and several forensic experts have provided expert opinion supportive of Larry Swearingen’s claim of innocence. We urge authorities to recommend granting clemency and stop his and any future executions.

Take action.



Please write urgently in your own words or using the template letter in English to:

Governor of Texas
Greg Abbott
Office of the Governor
P.O. Box 12428
Telephone: 512.463.2000
Fax: 512.463.5745
Email: via webform
Twitter: @GregAbbott_TX, @GovAbbott 
Salutation: Dear Governor Abbott 

Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles
8610 Shoal Creek Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78757
Fax: (512) 406-5482
Salutation: Dear Board of Pardons and Paroles

Also send copies to diplomatic representatives accredited to your country.
American Embassy 33 Nine Elms Lane, London SW11 7US 020 77499 9000
Please check with your section before sending appeals after the above date.



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