Lee Hall: Tennessee Executes Blind Death Row Inmate

Death Penalty Politics, News, Media, and Opinion | Splinter New Hampshire has officially repealed the death penalty, after the state Senate overrode a veto from GOP Gov. Chris Sununu.It’s the 21st state to do so. While the law won’t apply retroactively, the state currently has just one person on death row. 'Onion Field' killer Gregory Powell dies in prison of Aug 13, 2012 Lee Hall: Tennessee Executes Blind Death Row Inmate Dec 06, 2019 Today, in "Is this actually The Onion?" Texas and the

Aug 13, 2012

The Arguments For And Against Capital Punishment - The Onion News death justice death penalty Infographic Vol 50 Issue 17 The heated debate over capital punishment has been reignited after the botched execution of Clayton Lockett in Oklahoma, in which the inmate suffered what has been described as a tortured death at the hands of the state, having succumbed to a heart attack 43 minutes after an untested Supreme Court: Death Penalty Is 'Totally Badass' - YouTube Jun 24, 2008

Nov 03, 2017

Parole hearing set for ‘Onion Field’ police killer Powell and a co-defendant, Jimmy Lee Smith, were convicted of kidnapping Officer Ian Campbell during a traffic stop in Hollywood and killing him in an onion field near Bakersfield in March 1963. Their death sentences were commuted to life in prison after the death penalty was briefly outlawed in the 1970s. Smith died in prison in 2007. Writing a research paper on the death penalty