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Afraid of Lethal Injection, Inmates Are Choosing the Electric Chair

Nationally, electrocution is outdated. But four of the past five condemned men put to death in Tennessee have chosen it over injection. A fifth could be executed this week. 79 more words

NYT

Guns And Liberty, Part 4, 2020

All articles in this series may be found by entering “guns and liberty” into the SMM homepage search bar. 2,324 more words

Firearms

Oklahoma to Resume Executions by Lethal Injection

After a pair of botched executions and a five-year hiatus, Oklahoma is preparing to once again carry out the death penalty with the use of lethal injections. 83 more words

NYT

I wish we had a God who is consistently pro-life

I’m not the most compassionate of people. I freely…and sadly…admit that. I don’t readily respond to pleas for prayer or funding, my heart doesn’t break over the suffering of others in faraway lands, and I tend to err on the side of justice rather than mercy. 562 more words

Faith

Why I'm a Capital Punishment Abolitionist

(NOTE: This sermon was prepared for CCDA’s “Locked in Solidarity” Week, which is February 9th through 16th. If you want a pdf of this sermon and study guide and prayer, … 4,039 more words

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