Marshall Project Originals
The Unfolding Campaign to Save the Death Penalty
Supporters rally around a more efficient system of execution.
The Odds of Overturning the Death Penalty
The man who helped topple it (briefly) in 1972 gauges the likelihood of success.
Back on the Agenda: Nebraska’s Death Penalty
A grassroots effort aims to restore what the legislature just ended.
‘No Human Is Wise Enough to Decide Who Should Die’
The life and death of Robert Utter, former state Supreme Court justice and death penalty opponent.
Another Death Penalty Moratorium
As Pennsylvania hits pause on capital punishment, the script sounds familiar.