NC Coalition for Alternatives to the Death Penalty

Formerly known as NC Coalition for a Moratorium, the NC Coalition for Alternatives to the Death Penalty, work for restorative justice — ending the death penalty. They believe the death penalty is ineffectual and believe that tough alternatives such as life without parole and programs that force inmates to pay restitution for their crimes is true justice.  They are members of Blueprint NC – the group best known for their 2013 strategy memo directing member …

Murder Victims’ Families for Reconciliation

Founded in 1976 Murder Victims’ Families for Reconciliation (MVFR), based in NC, is a national organization of family members of victims of both homicide and executions who oppose the death penalty. Believers of “restorative justice,” MVFR is a member in the MTL Blueprint NC network as well as the Democracy NC network. According to MVFR restorative justice “seeks to repair the harm caused by murder through reconciliatory meetings between victims, offenders, and community members.”

Blueprint NC …