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 ...
"Executing the mentally retarded is senseless cruelty. Even strong death penalty
supporters recognize that capital punishment is wrong for people with the mind ...
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 ...