The fifty-one-year-old is scheduled for execution probably later in this month for a murder which happened in 1996.
Many stars including Beyonce, Rihanna, Pusha T and T.I have signed the petition to prevent the execution of Rodney Reed. Rodney Reed is scheduled for execution on 20th November 2019 in accusation for the murder of Stacey Stites in Bastrop, Texas which was held in 1996. The petition is signed by around 2.5 million people so far including the celebrities Beyonce, Rihanna, Bernie Sanders, Pusha T, Richard Branson, Meek Mill.
Beyonce wrote in a statement on her website to take a hard look at the substantial evidence in the Rodney Reed case that points to his innocence. the star also wrote in her statement “Be honest Be fair Give him back his life”. Beyonce has written these to the Texas Govt. Greg Abbott.
Meek Mill’s Tweet
— Meek Mill (@MeekMill) November 4, 2019
The thirty-one-year-old Barbadian singer also influenced a lot regarding this petition.
— Rihanna (@rihanna) November 4, 2019
— Questlove from @SongsThatShook Oct 13th @AMC_tv (@questlove) November 4, 2019
Questlove requested his fans to take time and sign the petition.
Bernie Sanders’ tweet
We have got to join the rest of the developed world and abolish the death penalty. Too many innocent people, particularly people of color, get caught up in this unjust policy. A civilized society should not be involved in the murder of other Americans. https://t.co/366d0w3QZu
— Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) November 8, 2019
Celebrities are trying to their best for the Justice of Rodney Reed. We hope Rodney Reed gets fair Justice.