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#DeathPenaltyRepeal: Witness to Innocence applauds Nebraska legislators

May 27, 2015 For Immediate Release Contact: Kathy Spillman, 2670.519.4583; 267.847.1482; kspillman@witnesstoinnocence.org Innocence Plays a Critical Role in Nebraska Death Penalty Repeal: Legislators vote to override Governor Pete Rickett’s Veto (Philadelphia) On Wednesday, May 27 Nebraska became the first Republican-controlled … Continue reading

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Towards saving Tommy: Shining Sunlight on FL Supreme Court death row defense rule revisions

Justices revamp rules for death penalty appeals Florida Supreme Court on Thursday approved a series of changes aimed at improving the death-penalty appeals process, including revising requirements for attorneys handling cases. Justices last year formed a subcommittee to look at … Continue reading

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