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Put death on hold

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Related Topix: Prison, Lucasville, OH, Scioto County, OH, Death Penalty, US Governors, Opinion

13 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Gov. Brewer appoints Maricopa County judge

Bustamante currently presides over cases as a court commissioner. She has also worked as a trial attorney and a deputy county attorney in the Maricopa County Attorney's Office.


Related Topix: US Governors

Wed Jul 30, 2014

BrothersJudd Blog

the Culture Wars are a Rout:

Here's Proof That the Anti-Abortion Movement Is Winning : Anti-abortion restrictions slowed down in 2014.


Related Topix: Abortion, Arizona Government, Arizona, US Governors

The Orlando Sentinel

Stop the suffering -- expand Medicaid

Florida has the dubious distinction of having one of the highest rates in the country when it comes to children without health-care coverage.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Florida, OH, Florida, Florida Government, US Governors, John Kasich, Rick Scott, Opinion


Most Americans See Unaccompanied Immigrant Kids As Refugees, Poll Says

Some 70 percent of Americans think the United States should provide temporary support and housing for unaccompanied Central American minors who illegally cross into the country while their cases undergo review, according to a poll released on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Family, Kids, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Governors

The Arizona Republic

Blue and Silver alerts ready in Arizona

Blue and Silver alerts ready in Arizona Electronic signs on the freeway will start displaying two new kinds of alerts similar to Amber Alerts.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors

Washington Times

Immigration leads Arizona governor's race issues

One candidate called for sending National Guard troops and to build fences on the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas to stem the tide of immigrants, and forwarding the bill to President Barack Obama.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US National Guard, US Military, US Politics, Barack Obama, Family, Kids, US Governors

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Littwin: We're left with counting gasps

This is the modern story of the death penalty. It begins with a horrific crime and ends, 25 years later, with a botched execution, as the state proceeds using an untried combination of killing drugs.


Related Topix: Death Penalty, Prison, US Governors

Emergency system for officer killers coming soon

Arizona will soon be the 19th state to pass the Blue Alert System , an emergency alert system that helps broadcast information related to catching suspected police officer murderers.


Related Topix: US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law


Harvest Festival wins tourism award

From left: Jocelyn Monteverde, Bruce Brossman, Governor Jan Brewer, Gioia Goodrum, Stephen Pelligrini, Laurie Purcell, Jamie Casey and Sean Casey.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, US Governors, Williams, AZ

Washington Times

Elijah Cummings presses GOP governors on Medicaid expansion decisions

Rep. Elijah Cummings wants to know why some Republican governors have expanded Medicaid while others remain adamantly opposed to the key pillar of Obamacare.


Related Topix: US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Chris Christie, John Kasich, Rick Perry

Mon Jul 28, 2014

News Observer

Horne's legal issues cited in Arizona AG debate

Horne boasted of his record fighting the Obama administration in court and going after drug cartels, and said his legal problems were the result of attacks from the "liberal press."


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Washington Times

In politics, all states are 'border' states

Iowa is more than 1,200 miles from the U.S.-Mexico line, but for political purposes this year, it has become something of a border state.


Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Bill Haslam, US Governors

The Plain Dealer

Flawed Arizona execution must force another look at Ohio's death cocktail: editorial

This time the backdrop was a death chamber in Arizona. Condemned killer Joseph Rudolph Wood III took an hour and 40 minutes to die from lethal injection.


Related Topix: Ohio, Medicine, Dilaudid, Hydromorphone (generic), Death Penalty, US Governors, Mary Fallin, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

USA Today

FAQ: Why Arizona executions face scrutiny

FAQ: Why Arizona executions face scrutiny FAQ: Why Arizona executions face scrutiny Check out this story on Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.


Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, US Governors, Death Penalty

Daily Kos

A state-by-state look at 2014's attorneys general races

State attorneys general elections are almost always overshadowed by gubernatorial, Senate, and House races, but they are incredibly important.


Related Topix: US Governors

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Misplaced Mercy In Arizona Execution Drama

The state of Arizona executed double murderer Joseph Wood this week. The convicted killer was injected with a combination of lethal drugs that eventually caused his death; however, it took too long according to some observers.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors, Death Penalty, Opinion

Transcript shows concerns during Arizona execution

Family members of the victims, Jeanne Brown, left, who had a sister and father murdered, speaks during a news conference as her husband Richard Brown listens, after the nearly two hour long execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood at the state prison on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Florence, Ariz.


Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, State Prisons, Prison, Florence, AZ, Death Penalty, US Governors

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Bring back firing squads, US judge says after prolonged Arizona execution

Anti-capital punishment activists are using the prolonged execution of Joseph Wood in Florence, Ariz.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Death Penalty, US Supreme Court, US Governors


Dear Elon Musk, Here's Why You Should Not Build Your New Tesla Factory In Texas

You're about to make decision that's not just important to you, and not just important to the future of electric cars, but also important to every gay and lesbian person in America: Where to locate your new 5,000-worker, $5 billion factory that will produce highly efficient batteries to power 500,000 electric cars per year.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Rick Perry, US Governors