Monthly Archives: December 2, 2010

DMN: Debate over capital punishment

“Debate over capital punishment” is the title of Dallas Morning News’ recent editorial on the death penalty. Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens and author David Garland have both dived into the national discussion over the death penalty this fall, with the bigger waves being kicked up by the recently retired jurist. Writing in…read more

New Hampshire Death Penalty Study Commission Report

Final Report:Individual Statement of Commissioner Renny Cushing There were a number of family members of murder victims who appeared before the Commission to share their personal experiences with homicide and the criminal justice system. They expressed their opposition, as victims, to the death penalty. As I listened to their testimony, and as I do when…read more