“Dead Man Walking” film about death penalty

    March 11, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church
    4625 E River Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85718

    Sunday, March 11th, 4:30 pm in the Celebration Center. As before, we’ll have a potluck dinner, so please bring a dish to share.

    Dead Man Walking (1995, 122 minutes, R) Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn

    “Sister Helen Prejean (Sarandon) establishes a special relationship with Matthew Poncelet (Penn) a prisoner on death row in Louisiana, acting as his spiritual adviser after carrying on correspondence with him. After his final appeal for life in prison instead of death by lethal injection is denied, Sister Helen works with Matthew to help him find redemption.:

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).


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