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North Platte Bulletin
Statewide petition drive upholds death penaltyEnough signatures have apparently been collected to reinstate Nebraska’s death
Statewide petition drive upholds death penalty
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Enough signatures have apparently been collected to reinstate Nebraska’s death penalty until voters decide the issue next year. A group called Nebraskans for the Death Penalty said Wednesday they collected 166,692 signatures in a petition drive over... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Referendum filed in Nebraska to repeal abolished death penaltyA referendum to repeal a law that abolished the death penalty in Nebraska has b
Referendum filed in Nebraska to repeal abolished death penalty
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
A referendum to repeal a law that abolished the death penalty in Nebraska has been filed. The Nebraskans for the Death Penalty collected 166,692 petition signatures, which they delivered to Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale Aug. 26. The group... Read more
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The Washington Times
Nebraskans get more than enough signatures for vote to bring back death penaltyNebraskans for the Death Penalty announced Wednesday that they have gathered en
Nebraskans get more than enough signatures for vote to bring back death penalty
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
Nebraskans for the Death Penalty announced Wednesday that they have gathered enough signatures to force a repeal vote on the newly enacted state law eliminating capital punishment. Organizers said they gathered 166,692 petition signatures in 82... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Nebraska group says it can stop death penalty repealLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska’s death
Nebraska group says it can stop death penalty repeal
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska’s death penalty after lawmakers repealed it in May said Wednesday it has collected more than enough signatures to suspend the law before it goes into effect and place it before... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Fate of Nebraska's death penalty likely to rest with votersLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska's death penalty won a last-minute reprieve on Wed
Fate of Nebraska's death penalty likely to rest with voters
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 5 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska's death penalty won a last-minute reprieve on Wednesday when a group fighting to keep the punishment announced that it has collected more than enough signatures to stop its repeal and place the issue before voters in... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Nebraska group touts support to stop death penalty repealLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - An organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska's death
Nebraska group touts support to stop death penalty repeal
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 5 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - An organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty after lawmakers repealed it in May said Wednesday it has collected more than enough signatures to place the issue before voters in 2016 and probably enough to... Read more
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ABC News
Nebraska Group Says Has Support to Stop Death Penalty RepealAn organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty after lawmake
Nebraska Group Says Has Support to Stop Death Penalty Repeal
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
An organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty after lawmakers repealed it in May said Wednesday it has collected more than enough signatures to place the issue before voters in 2016 and probably enough to block the repeal from... Read more
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Business Wire
Draw Your Dreams Contest to Award $12,000 in NEST 529 College Savings to KidsOMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of the celebration of College Savings Mon
Draw Your Dreams Contest to Award $12,000 in NEST 529 College Savings to Kids
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of the celebration of College Savings Month in September, NEST 529 College Savings and First National Bank of Omaha announced today the fourth annual “Draw Your Dreams” scholarship contest. Twelve winners will... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Nebraska death penalty battle continuesThe battle over the death penalty wages on in Nebraska. In the end of May, Nebr
Nebraska death penalty battle continues
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
The battle over the death penalty wages on in Nebraska. In the end of May, Nebraska became the 19th state to abolish the death penalty. The bill passed May 20 with a 32-15 vote. On May 26, Gov. Pete Ricketts vetoed it, but on May 27, after debating... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Neb. death penalty battle continuesThe battle over the death penalty wages on in Nebraska. In the end of May, Nebr
Neb. death penalty battle continues
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
The battle over the death penalty wages on in Nebraska. In the end of May, Nebraska became the 19th state to abolish the death penalty. The bill passed May 20 with a 32-15 vote. On May 26, Gov. Pete Ricketts vetoed it, but on May 27, after debating... Read more

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