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Marcus Wellons

Marcus Wellons was executed on June 17, 2014. 

On May 28, 2014, the Cobb County Superior Court ordered the execution of Marcus Wellons. The Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Brian Owens set the date for Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the Georgia Diagnostic & Classification Prison in Jackson at 7:00 pm.

On Monday, June 16, 2014, the Georgia Board of Pardons and Parole denied clemency for Marcus. 


Media Coverage

The Atlanta Journal Constitution: Parole board holds firm on Wellons execution 


Take Action

Please download the sample letter, edit to include your name and address at the bottom, then print, sign, and mail or fax it to:


The State Board of Pardons and Paroles
Floyd Veterans Memorial Building
2 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30334-4909

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