For whatever reason - cost, racial disparity, wrongful conviction - five states are now looking at repealing and replacing the death penalty.
Death Penalty Focus Blog
Featuring opinion and analysis from DPF staff, board members, and guest writers, and others with first-hand experience of the death penalty system.
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For the past year, Florida's legislators have tried to come up with a constitutional death penalty, but still haven't succeeded.
The man President Trump has nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court seems disturbingly similar to the justice whose seat he will take.