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He frequently spoke out against the country’s strict blasphemy law, which carries a potential death sentence, saying that it was often used to settle scores or target minorities and political opponents.I.A. Rehman, Pakistani journalist and human rights activist, dies at 90|Staff Reports and News Services|April 12, 2021|Washington Post
“A trustee is in fact a death sentence,” Garman said in response to that request, because LaPierre raises $100 million annually for the 150-year-old organization.
Virginia now hasn’t imposed a death sentence since 2011 and hasn’t executed someone since 2017.Why It's So Significant That Virginia Looks Set To Abolish the Death Penalty|Madeleine Carlisle|February 9, 2021|Time
A federal jury in Kansas City convicted Montgomery of kidnapping resulting in death and unanimously recommended a death sentence.The last time a woman was executed for a federal crime, a kidnapping riveted the nation|Samantha Schmidt|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
Riding bikes involves a certain element of danger—as do skiing or walking or taking a shower—but it’s not remotely a death sentence, and it’s far more likely to give you a new lease on life.How We Keep Riding After the Nevada Cycling Deaths|Eben Weiss|December 22, 2020|Outside Online
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
Asia Bibi, as she is known, was arrested and sentenced to death.
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
The most notorious states are Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, where death is an acceptable legal remedy.
Father Joel Román Salazar died in a car crash in 2013; his death was ruled an accident, but the suspicion of foul play persists.
This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
Elyon is the name of an ancient Phœnician god, slain by his son El, no doubt the “first-born of death” in Job xviii.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
Your sacrifice shall be the agony of agonies, the death of deaths, and yet you'll find yourself unable to resist.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Good is set against evil, and life against death: so also is the sinner against a just man.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various