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News June 11
The North Carolina state Supreme Court has upheld the controversial Racial Justice Act, which opponents repealed in 2013
Coronavirus March 23
Colorado abolished capital punishment. But COVID-19 is pausing it everywhere else.
Case in Point September 17, 2019
How Lezmond Mitchell became the only Native American on federal death row.
News August 7, 2019
North Carolina Supreme Court hearings raise broad questions of systemic bias in the state judicial system.
Feature January 6, 2019
More than a year ago, Nevada death row prisoner Scott Dozier gave up his legal appeals and asked to be executed. He’s still waiting.
News October 15, 2018
After forcing Nevada into a legal battle over its lethal injection drugs, an execution “volunteer” says the state is punishing him.
Q&A October 2, 2017
A new book explores the slow demise of the ultimate punishment.
Life Inside February 16, 2017
‘I can’t touch him and comfort him.’
News January 18, 2017
Two commutations this week was less than many had hoped for.
News September 22, 2016
A fund is designated to train, pay and advise American defense lawyers.