Clemency Petition for Nathan Dunlap and Supporting Materials

Attorneys for Colorado death row inmate Nathan Dunlap filed a petition for executive clemency on May 6, 2013. This petition asks Governor John Hickenlooper to commute Mr. Dunlap's death sentence to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole. The petition and supporting materials, including more than 20 letters in support of Mr. Dunlap's clemency request from hundreds of former judges and prosecutors, faith leaders, civil rights activists, international human rights organizations, academics, and mental health advocates, and ordinary citizens, are now available here.

Please direct all questions regarding this topic to:

  Executive Order Granting Indefinite Stay of Execution

  Clemency Petition

 Selected Supporting Materials

 Letters in Support of Clemency

  Additional Statements of Support Since Clemency Filing