Where: United Methodist Church, 100 Maryland Ave N.E., Washington, D.C. 20002. Right next to the U.S. Supreme Court!
When: Sunday, July 1 at 8:30PM
This free screening of Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2 is part of an evening teach-in during Starvin’ for Justice: the 25th Annual Fast & Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty at the US Supreme Court. Lindy Lou will be present at the screening to participate in a talk-back following the film.
The Fast & Vigil is daily starting at 9AM from June 29 to July 2 on the sidewalk in front of the United States Supreme Court building. Speaker presentations start around 6PM each evening featuring exonerated death row survivors, murder victim family members, death row family members, legal professionals, faith leaders, former corrections officials (retired executioners), abolitionist activist/organizers, and others. For more information, please visit abolition.org or call 800-973-6548.
Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2 Conversation Starter:
If a juror began a trial by saying, “I’m going to base my vote on what my heart says,” would you be okay with that? What are the benefits and drawbacks of basing decisions on emotions?