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The Columbian
Death penalty may not be option in child slaying casein the state of Washington. Currently, there are nine people, all men, on death
Death penalty may not be option in child slaying case
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
in the state of Washington. Currently, there are nine people, all men, on death row, according to statistics tracked by the Death Penalty Information Center. The state’s death penalty was reenacted in November 1975 but wasn’t used again until 1993,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Death Penalty Sought for Dylann Roof in Shooting Massacre at Emanuel AME Churchdefendants. Only three federal prisoners have been executed in the past half ce
Death Penalty Sought for Dylann Roof in Shooting Massacre at Emanuel AME Church
The Christian Post / Posted 23 hours ago
defendants. Only three federal prisoners have been executed in the past half century and none since 2003, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. The best-known of those was Timothy McVeigh, responsible for the 1995 bombing of the... Read more
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Christian Today
Charleston massacre: We will seek death penalty for Dylann Roof, say prosecutorsdefendants. Only three federal prisoners have been executed in the past half ce
Charleston massacre: We will seek death penalty for Dylann Roof, say prosecutors
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
defendants. Only three federal prisoners have been executed in the past half century and none since 2003, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. The best-known of those was Timothy McVeigh, responsible for the 1995 bombing of the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US to seek death penalty against accused South Carolina church shooterdefendants. Only three federal prisoners have been executed in the past half ce
US to seek death penalty against accused South Carolina church shooter
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
defendants. Only three federal prisoners have been executed in the past half century and none since 2003, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. The best-known of those was Timothy McVeigh, responsible for the 1995 bombing of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Justice department seeks death penalty for Charleston shooter Dylann Roofdeath penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have
Justice department seeks death penalty for Charleston shooter Dylann Roof
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
death penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have been sentenced to death, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, a nonprofit group in Washington. The most recent death penalty carried out by the federal... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Death penalty sought in US church shooting casedeath penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have
Death penalty sought in US church shooting case
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
death penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have been sentenced to death, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, a nonprofit group in Washington. The most recent death penalty carried out by the federal... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. prosecutors to seek death penalty in Charleston church shooting casedeath penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have
U.S. prosecutors to seek death penalty in Charleston church shooting case
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
death penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have been sentenced to death, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, a nonprofit group in Washington. The most recent death penalty carried out by the federal... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. prosecutors to seek death penalty in South Carolina church shootingdeath penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have
U.S. prosecutors to seek death penalty in South Carolina church shooting
Reuters / Posted yesterday
death penalty was reinstated in 1988, about three people a year on average have been sentenced to death, according to the Death Penalty Information Center, a nonprofit group in Washington. The most recent death penalty carried out by the federal... Read more
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The Washington Times
Dylann Roof to face death penalty in Charleston church shootingsabout 500 times. Of those cases, 75 defendants have been sentenced to death and
Dylann Roof to face death penalty in Charleston church shootings
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
about 500 times. Of those cases, 75 defendants have been sentenced to death and three have been executed, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. Earlier this month, the Justice Department announced that it would not seek the death... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pfizer tightening restrictions to keep its drugs from use in lethal injectionsaimed at letting them carry out executions. "These changes are significant," s
Pfizer tightening restrictions to keep its drugs from use in lethal injections
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
aimed at letting them carry out executions. "These changes are significant," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. "What Pfizer has done today is make clear that along with the rest of the pharmaceutical... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Feet from death chamber, Oklahoma inmate given stay when wrong drugs deliveredsaid Wednesday it did not know whether potassium acetate ever had been used in
Feet from death chamber, Oklahoma inmate given stay when wrong drugs delivered
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
said Wednesday it did not know whether potassium acetate ever had been used in an execution. A database maintained by the Death Penalty Information Center, an anti-death penalty group, does not show potassium acetate among any state's drug... Read more
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Slate
A Siamese twin commits murder: the Explainer's 2009 question of the year.testify against their children. But siblings—conjoined or not—have no such righ
A Siamese twin commits murder: the Explainer's 2009 question of the year.
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
testify against their children. But siblings—conjoined or not—have no such right. Explainer thanks Richard Dieter of the Death Penalty Information Center, Nicholar Kam of the University of San Francisco, Dan Markel of the FSU College of Law, and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Oakland 8-old's shooting death could yield first county death penalty in yearsof which was January 2006. There are 743 death row inmates as of Jan. 1, awaiti
Oakland 8-old's shooting death could yield first county death penalty in years
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
of which was January 2006. There are 743 death row inmates as of Jan. 1, awaiting execution in California, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. There are 42 inmates from Alameda County alone on death row, at least nine of whom have... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida's death penalty facing new questions as last lethal-injection drug supplier bans usein the United States stand together on this issue," said Robert Dunham, executi
Florida's death penalty facing new questions as last lethal-injection drug supplier bans use
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
in the United States stand together on this issue," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Washington D.C.-based Death Penalty Information Center. "They do not want their medicines misused executing prisoners." The impact on Florida and... Read more
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Reuters
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 statesand termination of its ability to sell any of Pfizer's medicines," said Robert
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 states
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
and termination of its ability to sell any of Pfizer's medicines," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center, which monitors capital punishment. Ohio, which has executed 53 inmates since the U.S.... Read more
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FOX News
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 statesand termination of its ability to sell any of Pfizer's medicines," said Robert
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 states
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
and termination of its ability to sell any of Pfizer's medicines," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center, which monitors capital punishment. Ohio, which has executed 53 inmates since the U.S.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 statesand termination of its ability to sell any of Pfizer's medicines," said Robert
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 states
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
and termination of its ability to sell any of Pfizer's medicines," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center, which monitors capital punishment. Ohio, which has executed 53 inmates since the U.S.... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Pfizer stops selling lethal injection drugssimilar actions by more than 20 US and European drug manufacturers. Robert Dun
Pfizer stops selling lethal injection drugs
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
similar actions by more than 20 US and European drug manufacturers. Robert Dunham, executive director of the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center, called Pfizer's move "significant", saying it forces states to make a choice. "It... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pfizer takes ‘significant’ move to restrict lethal injection drugsused for “medically prescribed patient care,” the company said.Slowing executio
Pfizer takes ‘significant’ move to restrict lethal injection drugs
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
used for “medically prescribed patient care,” the company said.Slowing executions Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, called the move “significant.” “It’s offensive to the medical mission of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pfize restriction cuts off last source of execution drugsfor “medically prescribed patient care,” the company said. Slowing executions
Pfize restriction cuts off last source of execution drugs
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
for “medically prescribed patient care,” the company said. Slowing executions Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, called the move “significant.” “It’s offensive to the medical mission of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pfizer takes 'significant' move to restrict lethal injection drugswill only be used for "medically prescribed patient care," the company said. R
Pfizer takes 'significant' move to restrict lethal injection drugs
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
will only be used for "medically prescribed patient care," the company said. Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, called the move "significant." "It's offensive to the medical mission of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Pfizer death penalty drug decision greeted by activists – but states fight onpenalty is broken “It’s hard to quantify what the effect is going to be,” said
Pfizer death penalty drug decision greeted by activists – but states fight on
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
penalty is broken “It’s hard to quantify what the effect is going to be,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “It’s been getting progressively more difficult for states to obtain these medicines for... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Pfizer drug block may stop US executionssimilar actions by more than 20 US and European drug manufacturers. Robert Dun
Pfizer drug block may stop US executions
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
similar actions by more than 20 US and European drug manufacturers. Robert Dunham, executive director of the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center, called Pfizer's move 'significant', saying it forces states to make a choice. 'It... Read more
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SKY News
Pfizer Withdraws Drugs For Death Penaltysimilar actions by more than 20 US and European drug manufacturers. Robert Dun
Pfizer Withdraws Drugs For Death Penalty
SKY News / Posted 11 days ago
similar actions by more than 20 US and European drug manufacturers. Robert Dunham, executive director of the non-profit Death Penalty Information Center, called Pfizer's move "significant", saying it forces states to make a choice. "It... Read more
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Christian Today
U.S. Supreme Court declares Florida's death penalty law unconstitutional for allowing judge, not jury, to make decisionwould affect the vast majority of Florida's death row inmates," according to Ro
U.S. Supreme Court declares Florida's death penalty law unconstitutional for allowing judge, not jury, to make decision
Christian Today / Posted 12 days ago
would affect the vast majority of Florida's death row inmates," according to Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, which opposes capital punishment. "The remaining question would be: Will the Supreme Court... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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News 8000
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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My EastText
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
My EastText / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KSBW Salinas / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executionsare no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert
Pfizer blocks drugs from being used in executions
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through "the normal pharmaceutical market," said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Pfizer moves to block its drugs from being used in lethal injectionsare no longer available through “the normal pharmaceutical market,” said Robert
Pfizer moves to block its drugs from being used in lethal injections
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
are no longer available through “the normal pharmaceutical market,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. Every U.S. drug maker with products that have been used in executions has gone on record to... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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First Coast News
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
275 related stories
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executionsclear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” sai
Pfizer rules on lethal injection drugs may limit death penalty executions
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 12 days ago
clear that they don’t want their medicine to be used in killing prisoners,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. “Their corporate mission to save lives and not to take lives.” While this will make it far... Read more
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