On June 22, Kansas will turn 55. No it doesn’t mean Kansas can take money out of a retirement plan or get senior citizen discounts. Rather, we celebrate 55 years without an execution conducted in the name of the people of Kansas!
Kansas has long had a conflicted history regarding the death … [Read More...]
Governor Jared Polis on March 23, 2020, signed the legislation which ended the Colorado death penalty. They became the twenty-second abolitionist state overall and the tenth to end the death penalty since 2007.
credit: Death Penalty Information Center
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Across the United States, the death penalty continues to fall out of favor with Americans in general and with juries.
A majority of Americans choose life!
Since 1985 the Gallup poll has asked a question about whether the death penalty or life in prison without parole “is the better penalty for … [Read More...]