Fighting for Justice on Death Row
We Protect the Rights of Indigent Defendants on Death Row
What do we do?
- Provide representation to all indigent defendants sentenced capitally in Louisiana
- Resource ongoing capital trials
- Provide training and consultation for capital defense attorneys
CAP is one of the leading death penalty appeals offices in the country, and has represented clients in several recent cases before the Supreme Court of the United States, including:
The Capital Appeals Project is a non-profit law office founded in 2001 to provide representation to capital defendants on direct appeal to the Louisiana Supreme Court and on certiorari to the United States Supreme Court
The Capital Appeals Project is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana.
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