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Human rights activists condemn Iran as executions spike at nearly 700 this year

The Iranian authorities are believed to have executed 694 people between January 1 and July 15 this year, Amnesty International says.

Releasing the new statistics, Amnesty said there had been an unprecedented spike in executions in Iran. 2,421 more words

Capital Punishment

Let the debate begin!

Amid the rulings issued in late June, including a ruling that affirmed marriage without regard to sexual orientation and a ruling supporting the Affordable Care Act, came a… 294 more words

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WHAT IS A CIVIL SOCIETY?

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 Have you noticed?

1) People against capital punishment are often for abortion?

2) People against abortion are often for capital punishment? 373 more words

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Supreme Court Rulings, July 2015 - The Death Penalty

SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES Syllabus GLOSSIP ET AL. v. GROSS ET AL. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE TENTH CIRCUIT No. 186 more words

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Troy Davis's nephew De'Jaun is at the halfway point!

Dear friends,

Troy Davis (an innocent man on Georgia’s death row executed in Sept 2011) wanted more than anything for his nephew De’Jaun to achieve his educational dream. 421 more words

Troy Davis