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SKY News
Florida Reconsiders 400 Death Sentencesone aggravating circumstance and at least a 10-2 vote to impose a death sentenc
Florida Reconsiders 400 Death Sentences
SKY News / Posted 5 hours ago
one aggravating circumstance and at least a 10-2 vote to impose a death sentence. Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, told the Washington Post that if all of Florida's death sentences are overturned, it would... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Louisiana and the death penaltylongtime conservatives who conclude it's too expensive in today's climate aren'
Louisiana and the death penalty
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 3 days ago
longtime conservatives who conclude it's too expensive in today's climate aren't a political novelty. According to Death Penalty Information Center Executive Director Robert Dunham, it's a trend. "If money grows on trees, what it costs to... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Why few on Louisiana's death row are ever executedwas innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation's longest-
Why few on Louisiana's death row are ever executed
The Daily Comet / Posted 7 days ago
was innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation's longest-serving death row exoneree, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. But while some states, like Texas and Oklahoma, continue a robust business in executions,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too lateunreliable and had a small sample. 29 Apr 2015 6:46:03pm So no vested interes
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too late
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
unreliable and had a small sample. 29 Apr 2015 6:46:03pm So no vested interest then mike 29 Apr 2015 10:07:04pm The Death Penalty Information Center is an anti-death penalty organisation. Check it out. 30 Apr 2015 2:16:24pm I had a look... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Few on Louisiana's death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis findswas innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation's longest-
Few on Louisiana's death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis finds
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
was innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation's longest-serving death row exoneree, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. But while some states, like Texas and Oklahoma, continue a robust business in executions,... Read more
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The Advocate
Few on Louisiana’s death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis findswas innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation’s longest-
Few on Louisiana’s death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis finds
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
was innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation’s longest-serving death row exoneree, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. But while some states, like Texas and Oklahoma, continue a robust business in executions,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Why few on Louisiana's death row are ever executedwas innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation's longest-
Why few on Louisiana's death row are ever executed
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
was innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation's longest-serving death row exoneree, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. But while some states, like Texas and Oklahoma, continue a robust business in executions,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Georgia executes 'pure damn evil' man for murders of a father and two childrenwas the fifth person executed this year in Georgia and the 13th in the United S
Georgia executes 'pure damn evil' man for murders of a father and two children
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
was the fifth person executed this year in Georgia and the 13th in the United States, according to the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center. His lawyers described him as a changed man in a petition asking the Georgia State Board of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Georgia executes man for 1998 murders of a father, two childrenwas the fifth person executed this year in Georgia and the 13th in the United S
Georgia executes man for 1998 murders of a father, two children
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
was the fifth person executed this year in Georgia and the 13th in the United States, according to the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center. Lucas' lawyers described him as a changed man in a petition asking the Georgia State Board... Read more
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The Advocate
Few on Louisiana’s death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis findswas innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation’s longest-
Few on Louisiana’s death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis finds
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
was innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation’s longest-serving death row exoneree, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. But while some states, like Texas and Oklahoma, continue a robust business in executions,... Read more
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The Advocate
Few on Louisiana’s death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis findswas innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation’s longest-
Few on Louisiana’s death row are ever executed, largely owing to reversals, analysis finds
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
was innocent in 2014. At the time of his release, he was the nation’s longest-serving death row exoneree, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. But while some states, like Texas and Oklahoma, continue a robust business in executions,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Georgia inmate in historic death penalty case finally freeare looking at a death penalty that is not nationally imposed," Robert Dunham,
Georgia inmate in historic death penalty case finally free
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
are looking at a death penalty that is not nationally imposed," Robert Dunham, executive director of the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center, said in a telephone interview. Furman has advice that could quell the debate: "I can tell... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona execution methods: a short, gruesome historytheir end to capital punishment retroactive, so their death-row inmates can sti
Arizona execution methods: a short, gruesome history
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
their end to capital punishment retroactive, so their death-row inmates can still be executed, according to the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center. No one was executed in Arizona between 1962 and 1992. For part of that time, there was a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Letters from death row inmatesan electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal
Letters from death row inmates
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
an electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal injection are unavailable, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. As of January 21 this year, there were 2943 inmates on death row in the U.S. RICK... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Letters from death-row inmatesan electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal
Letters from death-row inmates
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
an electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal injection are unavailable, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. As of January 21 this year, there were 2943 inmates on death row in the U.S. RICK... Read more
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Perth Now
Letters from death row inmatesan electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal
Letters from death row inmates
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
an electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal injection are unavailable, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. As of January 21 this year, there were 2943 inmates on death row in the U.S. RICK... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Letters from death row inmatesan electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal
Letters from death row inmates
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
an electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal injection are unavailable, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. As of January 21 this year, there were 2943 inmates on death row in the U.S. RICK... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Letters from death row inmatesan electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal
Letters from death row inmates
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
an electric chair, gas chamber of firing squad if the drugs required for lethal injection are unavailable, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. As of January 21 this year, there were 2943 inmates on death row in the U.S. RICK... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man to stand trial again for 1997 killing of Memphis motel clerk1970s, 156 people have been exonerated from death row in the United States, sai
Man to stand trial again for 1997 killing of Memphis motel clerk
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
1970s, 156 people have been exonerated from death row in the United States, said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center in Washington, D.C. "The single most prevalent cause of wrongful convictions on death row... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Will US secrecy laws boost the death penalty?obstructing enforcement of federal drug laws against illegal compounding activi
Will US secrecy laws boost the death penalty?
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
obstructing enforcement of federal drug laws against illegal compounding activities," says Robert Dunham, director of the Death Penalty Information Center. - Multiplying appeals - Legal action against the murkiness surrounding pharmaceutical... Read more
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ABC News
Virginia Gov's Proposed Secrecy Law for Death Penalty Drug Suppliers Would Join Growing List of Statesmix personalized medications based on specifications from doctors or patients,
Virginia Gov's Proposed Secrecy Law for Death Penalty Drug Suppliers Would Join Growing List of States
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
mix personalized medications based on specifications from doctors or patients, for access to these drugs, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. The use of compounding pharmacies, which are not subject to oversight from the U.S. Food... Read more
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Philly.com
In Pa. and elsewhere, death penalty is dying a slow deathdeath sentences and capital convictions in the state have been overturned in th
In Pa. and elsewhere, death penalty is dying a slow death
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
death sentences and capital convictions in the state have been overturned in the post-conviction process, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, a nonprofit anti-capital punishment group. Of those, 120 have had new sentences... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
NC listed among states with the most death row inmates2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
NC listed among states with the most death row inmates
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?Graphiq politics site InsideGov wanted to find out more about the data surround
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 28 days ago
Graphiq politics site InsideGov wanted to find out more about the data surrounding death row inmates. Using data from the Death Penalty Information Center, InsideGov examined the 31 states where capital punishment exists and ranked them by the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Where does Virginia rank among states that have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Where does Virginia rank among states that have the most Death Row Inmates?
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Which States Have the Most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which States Have the Most Death Row Inmates?
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
142 related stories
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 execut
Which states have the most Death Row Inmates?
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 28 days ago
2016 whether their state will have the death penalty. Since 1976, 1,432 executions have been carried out, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. In 1999, there were 98 executions, the most in one year. That number has decreased... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Killer Executed in Boy's Death - Killer Executed in Boy's Death by Jolie McCullough The Texas Tribune April 6 2016 Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect the execution. Twelve-year-old David Cardenas was still alive when his killer ...was denied in December. His next shot at parole is in 2020, according to the Te
Killer Executed in Boy's Death - Killer Executed in Boy's Death by Jolie McCullough The Texas Tribune April 6 2016 Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect the execution. Twelve-year-old David Cardenas was still alive when his killer ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
was denied in December. His next shot at parole is in 2020, according to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. It was the sixth execution of the year in Texas and the 11th in the United States, according to the Death Penalty Information Ce... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Blood drinking killer is executed in Texasto prove that his actions were prompted by mental illness. It was Texas's sixt
Blood drinking killer is executed in Texas
News 24 South Africa / Posted 29 days ago
to prove that his actions were prompted by mental illness. It was Texas's sixth execution this year, of 11 in the United States. The US executed 28 people in 2015, the lowest figure since 1991, according to the Death Penalty Information... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Murderer who drank his victim's blood executed in Texasto prove that his actions were prompted by mental illness. It was Texas's sixt
Murderer who drank his victim's blood executed in Texas
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 29 days ago
to prove that his actions were prompted by mental illness. It was Texas's sixth execution this year, of 11 in the United States. The US executed 28 people in 2015, the lowest figure since 1991, according to the Death Penalty Information... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Texas man executed for 'vampire' murderTexas Department of Criminal Justice. It was the sixth execution of the year i
Texas man executed for 'vampire' murder
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 29 days ago
Texas Department of Criminal Justice. It was the sixth execution of the year in Texas and the 11th in the United States, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune, a WFAA media pa... Read more
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My EastText
Killer faces execution in boy's deathHis next shot at parole is in 2020, according to the Texas Department of Crimin
Killer faces execution in boy's death
My EastText / Posted 29 days ago
His next shot at parole is in 2020, according to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. If the execution proceeds, it will be the sixth of the year in Texas and the 11th in the United States, according to the Death Penalty Information... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Executions in Oklahoma held up by panel's probenumber of executions carried out, and has the busiest death chamber in the nati
Executions in Oklahoma held up by panel's probe
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
number of executions carried out, and has the busiest death chamber in the nation based on its population, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, which opposes capital punishment. Meanwhile, former Democratic Gov. Brad Henry announced... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Bungled Executions Slow Oklahoma's Busy Death Chambernumber of executions carried out, and has the busiest death chamber in the nati
Bungled Executions Slow Oklahoma's Busy Death Chamber
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 1 months ago
number of executions carried out, and has the busiest death chamber in the nation based on its population, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, which opposes capital punishment. Meanwhile, former Democratic Gov. Brad Henry announced... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
US executes man convicted for fatal beatingof Pardons and Paroles denied his plea for clemency. The US Supreme Court refus
US executes man convicted for fatal beating
News 24 South Africa / Posted 1 months ago
of Pardons and Paroles denied his plea for clemency. The US Supreme Court refused to grant him a last-minute stay of execution. The United States executed 28 people in 2015, the fewest since 1991, according to the Death Penalty Information C... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Georgia executes man for beating death over car keysof Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th
Georgia executes man for beating death over car keys
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th in the United States, the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center said. Bishop told police he had wanted to take the car of a man who was sleeping inside a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Georgia executes man over beating deathGeorgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this
Georgia executes man over beating death
Herald Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Georgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th in the US, the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center said. Bishop told police he had wanted to take the car of a man who was sleeping inside a... Read more
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News.com.au
Georgia executes man over beating deathGeorgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this
Georgia executes man over beating death
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
Georgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th in the US, the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center said. Bishop told police he had wanted to take the car of a man who was sleeping inside a... Read more
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Perth Now
Georgia executes man over beating deathGeorgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this
Georgia executes man over beating death
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
Georgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th in the US, the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center said. Bishop told police he had wanted to take the car of a man who was sleeping inside a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Georgia executes man over beating deathGeorgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this
Georgia executes man over beating death
Adelaide Now / Posted 1 months ago
Georgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th in the US, the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center said. Bishop told police he had wanted to take the car of a man who was sleeping inside a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Georgia executes man over beating deathGeorgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this
Georgia executes man over beating death
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Georgia Department of Corrections. His execution was the third in Georgia this year and the 10th in the US, the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center said. Bishop told police he had wanted to take the car of a man who was sleeping inside a... Read more
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