[Deathpenalty] death penalty news----TEXAS, FLA., OHIO, COLO.

2013-04-10 Thread Rick Halperin
April 10 TEXAS: Mandatory DNA testing bill advances A DNA-testing bill seeking to prevent wrongful convictions, restore faith in the state's justice system and prevent costly delays to state executions passed the Senate Criminal Justice Committee Tuesday in a unanimous vote. Senate

[Deathpenalty] death penalty news----worldwide

2013-04-10 Thread Rick Halperin
April 10 NEW ZEALAND: NZ's top trading partner executes the most people New Zealand has a proud history of condemning the death penalty but some of its most important trading partners are the worst offenders, Amnesty International says. The organisation's annual review of death