Court skeptical of IQ scores in decid...

Court skeptical of IQ scores in deciding execution

There are 4 comments on the KCBD-TV Lubbock story from Mar 3, 2014, titled Court skeptical of IQ scores in deciding execution. In it, KCBD-TV Lubbock reports that:

The Supreme Court appeared likely Monday to say that states can't rely on intelligence test scores alone in borderline cases to determine that a death row inmate is mentally able and thus eligible to be executed.

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“i hope we can change this!”

Since: Aug 08

usa

#2 Mar 3, 2014
the same folks that decided federal law trumps state and local law...sometimes.
Cordwainer Trout

Greensburg, KY

#3 Mar 3, 2014
This monster, kept alive for thirty-five years, raped the seven month pregnant woman before shooting her... so he's not that retarded... right doper Liberals?
Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Warrington, PA

#5 Mar 4, 2014
Just because a criminal is stupid should not be an excuse for keeping these monsters alive at taxpayer expense!
Progressive Lefty

Wilton, ND

#6 Mar 4, 2014
It's not his fault, he probabaly had mean teachers or a mean dad. It's only fair to let him go free and blame somebody else for making him do it. Poor guy is just a victim of society.

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