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Examples from the Web for death penalty
“We were in Carson City last month to report on a death-penalty execution,” one explains.The Stacks: The Judas Priest Teen Suicide Trial
June 28, 2014
Already, death-penalty opponents are mobilizing around Lockett.Mary Fallin’s Killer Fiasco
May 1, 2014
The answer is that, like most death-penalty supporters, Brauchler is confusing an impulse with an argument.
Therefore, our criminal-justice system is much more careful in death-penalty cases.
Outside experts say that judges in death-penalty cases tend to not push lawyers as hard because of potential future appeal issues.The Grim Sleeper’s Trial Is Moving at Snail’s Pace, and Victims’ Families Are Furious
March 21, 2013
What is to be said about the official who inflicts the death-penalty on criminals?An Explanation of Luther's Small Catechism
If they made her seem to abjure, that would free her from the death-penalty.Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc
Well, what about the abolition of the death-penalty in political cases?Bouvard and Pcuchet
The death-penalty will there hang suspended over them, but what care I for that?Queen Hortense
I can guess that it isn't the death-penalty that he is thinking most of now.Sunrise
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