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  1. Charges in Maddy Middleton DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    ... to sexual offenses and kidnapping. The maximum penalty for the crimes is life in prison, Rosell said, as the death penalty is not applicable to minors. "People do things things for all sorts of reasons," Rosell said. "Sometimes we understand them ...

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  2. Yakub Memon's pleas rejected, Maharashtra braces for hangingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | India.com

    ... the jail premises and outside Memon's residence in Mahim in Mumbai. Memon and 11 others were slapped with the death penalty by the special TADA court in July 2007 for the 13 serial blasts in July 1993 in which 257 people were killed and 712 were ...

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  3. 35 minutes between life and deathRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... people descend on a single spot. Some of them die on the way, and nobody seems to have a solution. IN THE US's death penalty capital, this seemed like an open and shut case, but Gabriel Armandariz has dodged execution. WARNING: Graphic content. IT'S ...

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  4. .com | Court rejects final appeal by Mumbai bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News24

    ... in 1994, saying the prosecution had failed to highlight mitigating circumstances in its eagerness to secure a death penalty. Raman has since died. A three-judge Supreme Court panel rejected Memon's 11th-hour petition, clearing the last judicial ...

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  5. Letters: Is Florida's death penalty system constitutional?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... to death. This is the lowest threshold in the U.S. for a death sentence. In the few states that use the death penalty, nearly all require a 12-0 jury decision to sentence someone to death. Most experts agree Florida cases with less than 12-0 jury ...

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  6. Legislature passes bill limiting execution transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    ... is struck down in court. Lawmakers supporting the bill say they expect lengthy legal challenges. Democrats and death penalty opponents oppose a part of the bill clarifying that executions are exempt from the state's rule making process, which ...

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  7. Al Jazeera verdict may cripple Peter Greste's career and jail his colleaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    ... stand down, arresting him and taking him to an undisclosed location. He is now facing charges that attract the death penalty. July 3: The offices of al-Jazeera Mubasher, the local Egyptian channel, are raided by Egyptian security police. August 14: ...

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  8. Disappointed by Supreme Court judgement: OwaisiRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... The MP from Hyderabad said Justice Kurian Joseph, who on Tuesday supported Memon's plea challenging his death penalty, had raised valid points. Owaisi said it was a "fact that Memon surrendered and was not arrested" and had cooperated with the ...

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  9. Colorado shooter's mom: Silence was his loudest cry for helpRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... Colorado movie theater, which killed 12 people, injured 70 others and makes James Holmes eligible for the death penalty. "I kept telling him, just keep trying, keep trying, but I didn't realize that his loudest cry for help was his silence," she ...

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  10. Killer's lawsuit against Nebraska prison system dismissedRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KHGI

    ... period. He was convicted last year, but his sentencing is on hold to see if a law passed repealing Nebraska's death penalty goes into effect later this month.

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  11. Teen, 15, Charged As Adult For 8-Year-Old Girl's Death In Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... held at the Santa Cruz juvenile detention center and scheduled to be arraigned on Thursday, Rosell said. The death penalty is not applicable to juveniles, and the teen is facing life in prison if convicted on the charges, according to Rosell. ...

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  12. Fearful though no sign of fearRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... they testified against him and received justice when the International War Crimes Tribunal-1 awarded him death penalty for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity on October 1, 2013. But the fear of reprisal from the followers of the ...

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  13. Death penalty bill headed to McCroryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    ... further delay executions. North Carolina has not executed an inmate since 2006. Legal challenges over the death penalty have dealt with whether doctors are required to participate in executions, how the execution protocol was approved and, under the ...

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  14. Father ordered, son executedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... last rites. Forty-four years later, Salauddin finally met his karma. The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the death penalty, handed down by the International Crimes Tribunal-1 in October 2013, in four counts of war crimes charges, including the ...

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  15. DEATH for big town's big devilRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... first-ever war crimes verdict against any BNP leader. And yesterday, the Supreme Court unanimously upheld the death penalty of the former BNP lawmaker, now 66, paving the way for his execution. Salauddin, also a former minister, now has the option ...

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  16. Santa Cruz Prosecutors Charge Teen As Adult In Death Of Maddy MiddletonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... assault, Rosell said during a news conference outside the Santa Cruz County Courthouse Wednesday morning. The death penalty is not applicable to juveniles and the teen is facing life in prison if convicted on the charges, according to Rosell. ...

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  17. Contempt rule against JanakanthaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha yesterday issued the suo moto rule after announcing a verdict that upheld the death penalty for Salauddin for his war crimes and genocide. The apex court ordered the daily's editor and publisher, Atiqullah Khan Masud, ...

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  18. How Society Should Deal With DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... to pull the lever that snuffed out his life. ( Here is what I wrote then in the Telegraph , Calcutta against death penalty). The story, however, made no sense to me. Did the caretaker suddenly feel so horny at 11.30am that he barged into a middle ...

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  19. Albert Camus And The Barbarity Of Capital PunishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... convicted over his involvement in the 1993 Bombay blasts. This is a reading of Camus' reflections against death penalty as a way to intervene in the tenor of the debate and propose a rethinking once again, amidst a huge number of appeals and ...

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  20. Something strange is happening in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    IN THE US's death penalty capital, this seemed like an open and shut case, but Gabriel Armandariz has dodged execution. WARNING: Graphic content.

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