17th US state opts to abolish death penalty

13th April 2012, Comments 0 comments

GenevaLunch.com GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - Connecticut is about to become the 17th US state to abolish the death penalty, with both houses voting for a bill to ban it and the governor announcing 11 April he will sign the bill. Five states have abolished it in the past five years, says Human Rights Watch: New Jersey, New [...]

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