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14 min ago | CBS Local
State Attorney General Kamala Harris is appealing a ruling last month that declared California's enforcement of the death penalty unconstitutional.
4 hrs ago | Amnesty International USA
The rare acquittal of a death row prisoner in China, who had languished in prison through six years' of appeals, is another reminder of the need to immediately end all executions and abolish the death penalty in the country, Amnesty International said.
8 hrs ago | 10News
He was a serial killer that sent shock waves throughout San Diego County back in the late 70s and early 80s.
California's attorney general says she will appeal a federal court ruling that struck down the state's death penalty.
The Dominican Republic government commission that oversees public performances is banning a Sept.
California's attorney general said Thursday she will appeal a federal court ruling that called the state's death penalty unconstitutional.
Max Soffar , 58, has been on death row more than 33 years for a 1980 robbery at a Houston bowling alley where three people were shot and killed and a fourth was maimed.
FT. MYERS, Fla.-The State Attorney's Office says because of his age, Yoel Munoz is not eligible for the death penalty.
A sex offender has been charged with two counts of aggravated murder for the alleged killing of his two roommates in Spanaway Sunday morning, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
John Hickenlooper said Sunday he has changed his mind since his first run for governor and now opposes the death penalty, but the immediate fate of convicted killer-turned-campaign-issue Nathan Dunlap is still unclear.
The Marion County Prosecutor was emotional as he announced the man accused of killing Ofc.
The ruler of the United Arab Emirates has approved a sweeping new counter-terrorism law that strengthens existing laws against money laundering, while also expanding penalties to include the death penalty, life imprisonment and fines of up to $27 million.
The man accused of killing Erin Corwin, the wife of a Twentynine Palms Marine, made his first appearance in court yesterday in Anchorage, Alaska, his home state.
Pennsylvania's Governor Tom Corbett has issued his thirty-sixth execution warrant.
The California Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty verdict against Gene Estel McCurdy, 54, who was found guilty 17 years ago of murdering 8-year-old Maria Piceno of Lemoore.
A prosecutor filed court papers Tuesday seeking the death penalty against a man charged with murder in the killing of an Indianapolis police officer during a shootout in an alley.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 02:28 pm
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