A conservative argues for abolishing the death penalty.
In October, the families of crime victims and the families of perpetrators came together for a common cause: Abolish the death penalty in Montana.
Stately Action. After much work by its Catholic majority, the Philippines officially banned the death penalty in June, winning the thanks of Pope Benedict XVI.
A dozen years after Ruben Cantu was executed by the state of Texas for capital murder, the only witness to Cantu’s alleged crime came forward in November to recant his testimony, saying Ca
Gov. George Ryan cleared Illinois' death row in January when he commuted 171 condemned inmates' sentences...
We were in France when the news came of the terrorist acts of Sept. 11.
"Thank you for your letter expressing concern about the use of Abbott's sodium thiopental in capital punishment procedures."
Jesus on the cross is best viewed as what that event concretely was, an
imperial execution," says Mark Lewis Taylor in The Executed God.
Convicted murderer and gang leader Stanley "Tookie" Williams has been
nominated for the 2001 Nobel Prize for Peace.