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Bill on unanimous jury for death sentence clears 1st panel

A bill requiring a unanimous jury recommendation for a death sentence was OK’d by a Senate panel Monday. 287 more words

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The Jesuits vs the Reimposition of the Death Penalty in the Philippines

The Philippine Province of the Society of Jesus adds its voice to the chorus of dissent against moves in Congress to reinstate capital punishment in the Philippines. 530 more words

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DNA saves veteran's service dog from death sentence

ST. CLAIR, Mich. – Jeb, a much-loved service dog for an elderly man, was locked up in animal control when the judge’s verdict came in: He would be put to death for killing a neighbor’s dog. 1,202 more words

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BREAKING NEWS -- IRAN: Belgium University Professor Death Sentence Could Be Suspended

“A scientist performing important humanitarian work hasĀ been sentenced without public trial and is looking at the death penalty. This is an outrageous violation of universal human rights, against which we should react decisively.”

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Belgium University Professor Sentenced to Death in Iran

“A scientist performing important humanitarian work hasĀ been sentenced without public trial and is looking at the death penalty. This is an outrageous violation of universal human rights, against which we should react decisively.”

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2nd Condemned Inmate On San Quentin Death Row Dies In 1 Week

SAN QUENTIN (CBS SF) — A second condemned inmate on California’s death row has died at San Quentin prison, officials announced Monday.

Officials said inmate Fernando Eros Caro, 67, was pronounced dead at around 11:45 p.m. 242 more words

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I’m trying to remember the last time I enjoyed a police procedural this much. I think it was Ice by Ed McBain. This book is that good. 568 more words

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