A 2011 study found that California has spent more than $4 billion on capital
punishment since it was reinstated in 1978 and that death penalty trials are 20
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There are currently over 121 people in Oregon who have received this sentence.
The death penalty puts innocent lives at risk. Since the reinstatement of the ...
May 28, 2015 ... Nebraska this week became the 19th state to ban the death penalty – a practice
that a majority of Americans still support, but in declining ...
Apr 13, 2013 ... China keeps its execution numbers secret, Saudi Arabia crucifies a man, and the
U.S. ranks fifth highest, according to a new report.
Apr 6, 2016 ... China remained the world's top executioner – but the true extent of the use of the
death penalty in China is unknown as this data is considered ...
Amnesty opposes the death penalty at all times - regardless of who is .... Key
facts. 102. countries had completely abolished the death penalty by the end of
Apr 7, 2015 ... Editor's Note: This article was first published on April 7. On May 15, surviving
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to ...