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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.
News January 3, 2018
Here are the most important places to keep an eye on.
Analysis October 18, 2017
Recent court rulings and start-stop access to lethal drugs push numbers up this year.
Commentary April 27, 2017
He was the first man executed by Arkansas in nearly 12 years. Jurors never heard his story.
Life Inside February 16, 2017
‘I can’t touch him and comfort him.’
Analysis June 30, 2016
We’re in the middle of one of the longest death penalty lulls in 24 years.
Analysis April 12, 2016
Only 4 states are currently carrying out lethal injections, and 10 are considering other methods.
News December 9, 2015
Journalists Liliana Segura, Gabriel Dance and Maurice Chammah took your questions about the death penalty and criminal justice reporting. Here are some of the highlights.
Feature September 18, 2015
Tracking scheduled executions around the country.
News August 31, 2015
Defense lawyers call it a crisis; the state says it’s just doing its job.