Why the country's new president is executing more foreigners, despite international outrage.
As used in Oklahoma’s execution procedure, lethal injection unquestionably creates an “objectively intolerable risk of harm.”
We shouldn't have to relive terrorist acts in such graphic detail to determine their punishment.
He didn't have any choice but to bomb the Boston Marathon.
Don't Make Dzhokhar Tsarnaev a Martyr
April 08, 2015
Killing him could cause more harm than keeping him alive.
A California Lawyer Wants to Put Gays to Death. Why Isn't the Attorney General Ignoring Him?
March 26, 2015
Kamala Harris's response is only making matters worse.
There Is No Such Thing as a Humane Execution
March 24, 2015
Every time we argue over how best to kill inmates, we become a less perfect union.
An ideological riddle.
Do Veterans With PTSD Really Belong on Death Row?
January 15, 2015
Georgia just executed a Vietnam vet who murdered a police officer—but also suffered from untreated PTSD.
Colorado's Governor's Race Could Come Down to the Death Penalty
October 31, 2014
How an unlikely issue is upending the race.