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May 23, 2016

In case of Foster v. Chatman, Supreme Court sides with death row inmate over striking of black jurors.

Read the decision here: http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/15pdf/14-8349_6k47.pdf
May 18, 2016

Death Penalty Support is No Longer a Given in Red States

So far this legislative session, GOP state lawmakers in 10 states — an unprecedented number — sponsored or co-sponsored legislation to repeal the death penalty, including […]
May 16, 2016

Pfizer Blocks the Use of Its Drugs in Executions

Pfizer announced on Friday that it had imposed sweeping controls on the distribution of its products to ensure that none are used in lethal injections.
May 13, 2016

Earl Forrest Put to Death for Killing Deputy, 2 Others

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