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After SPIN! Video – “Is it time NC had a discussion about the death penalty?”

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Rufus Edmisten – Republican Representative Jon Hardister from Guilford County and a group called Conservatives Concerned about the Death Penalty say it is time North Carolina had a discussion about ending the death penalty. They say that government inefficiency and cost, the possibility of problems at trial and the conflict of […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Should we take the death penalty decision away from prosecutors?”

| July 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “Question to Chris Fitzsimon – The Center for Death Penalty Litigation says that in 56 cases they studied prosecutors used the death penalty as a threat to coerce confessions from defendants and that it is most often used when the evidence is the weakest. Some are suggesting we either eliminate the death penalty […]

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