death penalty
A jury in Ohio recommended the death penalty for a convicted killer. Joseph McAlpin, 32, and two other ...
7 days ago
President Donald Trump said in remarks he delivered on May 15 that he believes people convicted of killing ...
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LEXINGTON, S.C.—A father who police said killed his five young children in their South Carolina home and then ...
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SACRAMENTO, Calif.—California prosecutors announced on April 10 that they will seek the death penalty if they convict the ...
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—U.S. prosecutors will not seek the death penalty against four adults who lived at a New Mexico ...
2 months ago

The mother of a police officer whose murderer was slated to be executed is among those slamming California ...
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BAGHDAD—An Iraqi court sentenced a Belgian man to death by hanging on March 18 for being part of ...
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*DETAILS OF THIS STORY MAY BE DISTURBING* DOYLESTOWN, Pa—A Pennsylvania jury will decide on life or death for ...
2 months ago

The family of a 3-year-old who was raped and murdered is among those speaking out against the executive ...
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The 737 inmates on California’s largest-in-the-nation death row are getting a reprieve from Gov. Gavin Newsom, who plans ...
2 months ago
Republicans advanced a death penalty bill in Iowa 54 years after the state abolished the death penalty. Twenty ...
3 months ago

Federal prosecutors are seeking approval to pursue the death penalty against Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect Robert Bowers. U.S. ...
7 months ago
President Trump has called for the death penalty after 11 innocent people were killed in a deadly shooting ...
7 months ago
The bodies of the two young girls allegedly killed in Colorado by their father had been submerged in ...
9 months ago

TAMPA, Florida – Prosecutors will seek the death penalty against a 24-year-old man suspected of randomly killing four people ...
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An Ohio man convicted of raping and killing a child was put to death by lethal injection Wednesday ...
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Ohio will put to death on Wednesday a 43-year-old man convicted of raping and killing a 3-year-old child ...
2 years ago

China executed more people in 2016 than the rest of the world combined. This is according to Amnesty ...
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