Pervis Payne & Sedley Alley Cases Highlight issues of Intellectual Disability and Possible Innocence


Pervis Payne is currently pursuing an intellectual disability claim in Tennessee, while maintaining his innocence. Sedley Alley was executed in 2006 despite strong innocence claims and continued denial of DNA testing. These cases show some of the flaws in Tennessee's death penalty as we continue fighting to end it. Read more