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Dancing Around the Death Penalty

Central casting couldn’t produce a better illustration of what’s wrong with the death penalty than Marvin Wilson, the 53-year-old Texan with an IQ of 61 who is...

Why the Death Penalty Is Slowly Dying

California is having problems with its death penalty. It hasn’t executed anyone since 2006, when a federal court ruled that its method of lethal injection was...

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the number of known judicial executions carried out globally in 2011 (excluding China),  up from 527 in 2010, according to Amnesty International’s annual capital...