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    Friday May 1 | The Washington Post

    The Supreme Court's heated debate over lethal injection on Wednesday highlighted the stark divide that remains in how the justices view the death penalty. It was the first time in nearly a decade that the justices had contemplated lethal injection, the country's primary method of execution, and their arguments were notable for the sharp tone as much as their underlying disagreements about what they were debating.

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  2. SCOTUS Should Find Okla. Execution Drug Protocol Unconstitutional, Say Anesthesiologist and Law ProfRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | OpEdNews

    ... The pair ends the piece with an important and often overlooked point: lethal injection is distinct from the death penalty issue--wherever you stand on the death penalty, midazolam, which has been used in several botched executions in the past year, ...

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  3. Killer doctor, son get death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Bangkok Post

    Supat Laohawattana, a former Police General Hospital doctor, is pictured inside his cell at Tha Mai Ruak police station in Phetchaburi province. The Phetchaburi provincial court on Friday sentenced Supat Laohawattana, a former Police General Hospital doctor, and his eldest son to death for murdering a Myanmar worker.

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  4. Sukumaran, Chan remains return to SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | NEWS.com.au

    ... McMahon says Sukumaran and Chan had both hoped the awareness around their deaths would spur action to end the death penalty worldwide. In their final hours they were more concerned for others, he says, including their own families and the six ...

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  5. Death penalty capital: Alabama has nation's most death row inmates per capitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Alabama Live

    Texas often is called the death penalty capital of America, and California actually has the most death row inmates. Neither of them come close to Alabama, though, when it comes to sentencing criminals to death.

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  6. Australian mum faces death penalty as Malaysia confirms drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Thanh Nein News

    ... that Exposto had been trafficking methamphetamine based on the chemist's report. Malaysia has a mandatory death penalty by hanging for anyone found guilty of carrying more than 50 grams of a drug. Exposta, who was wearing a white blouse and black ...

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  7. Saulat Mirza's execution being deferred for another month : May 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Daily Times

    Interior Ministry has prepared a summary to defer the execution of former MQM worker Saulat Mirza for another month. Saulat Mirza was awarded death penalty in May 1999 for the murder of Managing Director, KESC Shahid Hamid.

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  8. Chan and Sukumaran execution 'illegal', but Indonesia ignores Australia againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... A successful judgment would create a precedent that could prevent Australia's neighbour from carrying out the death penalty on drug traffickers in future. More than 50 people are set to be executed for drug crimes in Indonesia coming months after ...

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  9. Attorney: Accused killer cried after deadly attack on correctional officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Times-Tribune

    ... violence that Mr. Fleming said could demonstrate negligence, which could be a mitigating factor against the death penalty during Mr. Con-ui's July 2016 trial. Inmates at the prison have reported "outrageous, clearly inappropriate conduct" - ...

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  10. Taya Kyle's 'American Wife' Is 'American Sniper' Final ChapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | News Max

    Taya Kyle, the widow of American Sniper Chris Kyle, struggled with whether her husband's killer should be executed, she says in her upcoming book "American Wife." In the book to be published next week by William Morrow, Kyle concluded she would be fine with either the death penalty or life in prison.

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  11. Bali nine executions illegal, but will Australia push the point?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Age

    ... film. A cocky Chan nodded before the judge in 2006 as the prosecutor said " Hukam? Mati !", requesting the death penalty. Chan's startled translator gasped: "You understand? You got death sentence". Smiling, Chan replied, "No problem". In the ...

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  12. Hillary Clinton and the Tragic Politics of CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Atlantic

    ... in New Hampshire's Democratic primary. In 1994, Clinton's crime bill - which among other things, expanded the death penalty, encouraged states to lengthen prison sentences and eliminated federal funding for inmate education - garnered the To those ...

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  13. PM questions Bali 9 scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | NEWS.com.au

    ... lic way, Indonesian students writing on the sanctity of life would contribute to the eventual abolition of the death penalty in Indonesia.

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  14. Manufacturer asks Oklahoma to return any execution drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Tribune

    ... argued midazolam is ineffective in preventing searing pain from one of the other drugs used in the process. Death penalty states like Oklahoma have been forced to find alternative drugs to use for executions because of opposition to the death ...

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  15. 'American Sniper' widow Taya Kyle's new book addresses griefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Cybercast News Service

    ... about her life with the famed Navy SEAL sniper and coping after his death. She says that her stance on the death penalty was among things she struggled with after he was killed. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File ) DALLAS (AP) - The ...

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  16. Indianapolis home invasion suspects to be sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... and Judy who misbehaved in the kitchen. The man accused of murdering IU senior Hannah Wilson could face the death penalty, if prosecutors charge him with kidnapping. The man accused of murdering IU senior Hannah Wilson could face the death penalty, ...

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  17. Bali duo scholarships open to question: PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Yahoo!

    ... lic way, Indonesian students writing on the sanctity of life would contribute to the eventual abolition of the death penalty in Indonesia.

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  18. PM and Bishop say it's time to rebuild with IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | ABC News

    ... Bishop has come through this episode deeply affected. She's promising new efforts to campaign against the death penalty in the region. JULIE BISHOP: I think it's appropriate at this time for countries in our region to have a discussion, a dialogue ...

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  19. Aussie Grandma Could Be Facing Death Penalty In Malaysia Over Drug OffenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | International Business Times

    A smiling Australian grandmother could be facing the death penalty in Malaysia soon. 52-year-old Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto is feared to be following the tragic fate of Bali Nine ringleaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran after being arrested for drug trafficking.

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  20. Former candidate Prabowo urged Indonesian President to indefinitely postpone Bali nine executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Age

    ... was quoted as saying on Indonesian news website Kompas . In March, Mr Prabowo, a former army general, said the death penalty was a valid punishment for drug kingpins but the approach to executions should be "flexible". "If we keep looking for ...

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