Ohio gets closer to abolishing death penalty

Ohio gets closer to abolishing death penalty

This post was originally published on this site BY: MORGAN TRAU – MARCH 7, 2022 3:40 AM The following article was originally published on News5Cleveland.com and is published in the Ohio Capital Journal under a content-sharing agreement. Unlike other OCJ articles, it is not available for free republication by other...

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Supreme Court Shows Impatience in Death Penalty Cases

Supreme Court Shows Impatience in Death Penalty Cases

This post was originally published on this siteRecent rulings, including one turning down a death row inmate’s request supported by the prosecution, offer telling glimpses of the state of capital punishment.

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US Supreme Court to debate restrictions on religious advisors at executions

US Supreme Court to debate restrictions on religious advisors at executions

This post was originally published on this site The US Supreme Court will consider Tuesday a death row prisoner’s request that his pastor be allowed to touch him during his execution, a case that could determine the role of religious advisors in death chambers. John Ramirez, 37, was scheduled to...

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