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California's Dysfunctional Death Penalty System Ruled Unconstitutional

Originally published on July 22, 2014, at NationofChange.org

US District Judge Cormac Carney ruled California’s death penalty unconstitutional in a controversial decision last week. Judge Carney vacated the death sentence of Ernest Dewayne Jones in a desperate attempt to expose and possibly repair California’s dysfunctional death penalty system. 439 more words

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Judge Strikes Down D.C. Ban On Handguns Outside Home

WASHINGTON (AP) — The District of Columbia’s ban on carrying handguns outside the home is unconstitutional, a federal judge has ruled.

In a 19-page ruling made public Saturday, U.S. 319 more words


Judge says Washington's ban on handguns in public is unconstitutional

(CNN) — A federal judge ruled that Washington’s ban on the carrying of handguns in public is unconstitutional.

In a ruling made public Saturday, Judge Frederick J. 109 more words


The Morrill Tariff: Lies, Deceit, and the Civil War

The Civil War. A time when the good old boys from the South were exploiting an entire race of people for lucrative profits and zero overhead. 1,027 more words


Midazolam is common thread in 3 lengthy executions

(AP) Arizona used a two-drug protocol for Wednesday’s execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood, who had been sentenced to die for the 1989 deaths of a former girlfriend and her father. 351 more words

Unconstitutional: Court makes major ruling on Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage

OKLAHOMA CITY – The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has made a major ruling in the case of Oklahoma’s ban on gay marriage.

The ruling states Oklahoma’s law is unconstitutional, saying same-sex couples have a Constitutional right to marry. 523 more words