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Saudi Arabia Sentences Palestinian Poet To Death For Apostasy

Source: Huffington Post

His conviction was based on a witness who claimed to have heard his cursing God, as well as his poems.

RIYADH, Nov 20 (Reuters) – A Saudi Arabian court has sentenced a Palestinian poet to death for apostasy, abandoning his Muslim faith, according to trial documents seen by Human Rights Watch, its Middle East researcher Adam Coogle said on Friday. 111 more words


Execution Scheduled For Texas Man Who Set Fire That Killed 3 Children

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HUNTSVILLE (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A Texas inmate was set to be executed Wednesday evening for setting a fire that killed his 18-month-old daughter and her two young half-sisters at an East Texas home 15 years ago. 589 more words


Reprieve: Some 72% of 588 Egyptian death sentences were for attending pro-democracy protests

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Egypt sentenced nearly 600 to death last year

The Egyptian government has sentenced nearly 600 people to death in the last year, with the vast majority of death sentences handed down in relation to political protest, human rights organization Reprieve has found.   471 more words

White Supremacist Murderer Sentenced to Death.

Frazier Glenn Miller Jr, the white supremacist behind last April’s Jewish Centre shootings , has been sentenced to death by lethal injection from a judge in Johnson County, North Carolina. 107 more words


New Report Looks At Military Veterans, PTSD & Capital Punishment

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NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A day before Veterans Day, a new report suggests military veterans on death row haven’t received enough consideration for mental illnesses as a result of their combat experiences. 292 more words


Life and Death

He laid down His life for His sheep
It wasn’t that He couldn’t keep Himself alive
He could…if He had wanted to do so.
He is God and can do anything He so desires. 51 more words