Blog Posts - Death Penalty



Philippine Prediction: Will President Duterte Finish His Term?

by: Psychic AugustWill President Duterte finish his term?The absolute answer is YES. In my previous prediction, there will be attempts to impeach or even assassinate President Duterte, but none of those will succeed.  President Duterte will...

Why Jewish Law Two Thousand Years Ago Abolished the Death Penalty

The reason civilized nations abolished the death penalty was for the sake of the wrongfully convicted, not for the sake of the truly guilty.
by Planck's Constant on May 28, 2016

As Many as 20 Thousand Innocent People in Prison for Life or On Death Row

If DNA evidence were available in most murder cases, we certainly would be exonerating thousands of innocent people convicted of murder.
by Planck's Constant on Mar 5, 2016

Time to re-think Capital Punishment: A regressive approach

The following article is written by Rashmi Bishnoi, a 3rd year law student of Jindal Global Law School.“An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind”..Mahatama GandhiAt the United Nations where majority of countries said that it was time to...
by Mowing the Law on Nov 22, 2015

Is Death Penalty discriminatory?

The following article is written by Ms. Barkha Yadav.Straight after hanging of Yakub Memon the death penalty debate again resurfaced. Everyone is talking about whether it acts as a deterrent or not? Whether it should be abolished and if not then how...
by Mowing the Law on Nov 20, 2015

Sister Helen's Kansas City Speech

 ****CLICK HERE****for links to listen to or download this show****CLICK HERE****to listen right now“Okay ya'll, I'm from the South. And in the South we tell stories.” So Sister Helen Prejean began her talk in Kansas City, MO on the evening...
by Tell Somebody Radio on Nov 12, 2015

Sister Helen Prejean & Staci Pratt - Dead Man Walking: The Story Continues in Missouri

****CLICK HERE****for links to listen to or download this show****CLICK HERE****to listen right nowOn the November 5, 2015 edition of Tell Somebody, I spoke with Staci Pratt, State Coordinator with Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty (M...
by Tell Somebody Radio on Nov 11, 2015

50 Year Anniversary of the End of Capital Punishment in Britain

Last Sunday had another remembrance, apart from the war dead, it was the 50th anniversary of the suspension of capital punishment (hanging) in the England, Scotland and Wales. It was abolished in Northern Ireland in 1973. The last executions were in...
by London Green Left on Nov 10, 2015

Justice Can Get Better

Yakub Memon is getting hanged- the question that still remains whether he deserves the rope around his neck.   As a matter of fact we have to accept the court delivered justice, but if he really is guilty enough to get hanged will remain a question...
by Hatpakha Magazine on Jul 26, 2015

Justice Can Get Better

Yakub Memon is getting hanged- the question that still remains whether he deserves the rope around his neck.   As a matter of fact we have to accept the court delivered justice, but if he really is guilty enough to get hanged will remain a question...
by Hatpakha Magazine on Jul 26, 2015

Opposing death penalty doesn't mean support for Yakub Memon: State influences delivery of justice after verdicts, create perception of bias

(C) IndscribeFirstly, let me make it very clear that opposing death penalty doesn't mean that it is a voice in support of Yakub Memon.It is simply against death penalty to him. Keep him in jail for the rest of his life, just like others.But here you...
by Indian Muslims' Blog on Jul 24, 2015

Morning Buzz | 2014 Election Turnout Lowest in U.S. Census History

In today's buzz, graduation rates from nearly every school district, plus TLC cancels "19 Kids and Counting" after Josh Duggar's molestation confessions.

SUPREME COURT - End-Term Rulings

"Supreme Court ends term with rulings on EPA, voter redistricting and lethal injection" PBS NewsHour 6/29/2015ExcerptSUMMARY:  The Supreme Court ended a dramatic session with high-profile rulings on three issues:  how the EPA regulates air...
by Mage Soapbox on Jun 30, 2015

BOSTON BOMBING - Reaction to Death Sentence

"Boston bombing victims react to Tsarnaev death sentence" PBS NewsHour 5/15/2015ExcerptSUMMARY:  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death for the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings that killed three.  The federal jury chose to sentence the...
by Mage Soapbox on May 18, 2015

OPINION - Shields and Brooks 5/15/2015

"Shields and Brooks on the Senate’s trade battle, train safety funding" PBS NewsHour 5/15/2015ExcerptSUMMARY:  Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, includi...
by Mage Soapbox on May 18, 2015

Executions Cost Millions More than Life Without Parole

When we fry supposed murderers we also burn money that could have been used to help victims' families.
by Planck's Constant on Apr 30, 2015

Recruiter's Surrender Instrumental in Mary Jane's Reprieve.

Maria Kristina P. Sergio, aka Mary Christine Gulles Pasadilla, the alleged recruiter of Mary Jane Veloso, has surrendered to authorities in Nueva Ecija. According to philstar.com,"Sergio said she surrendered as she fears for her life after receiving...

Two Indonesian Women Beheaded in Saudi Arabia Early April.

As international attention has been focused on Indonesia's execution of convicted drug smugglers, Saudi Arabia's execution of two Indonesian women earlier this month has gone under the radar.From a story dated April 15, 2015;"Efforts by President Jok...

Pacquiao Pleads for Mary Jane Veloso's Life.

From Sydney Morning Herald:World boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao took time out from preparing for Sunday's megafight fight with Floyd Mayweather to join a massive outpouring of support in the Philippines for a Filipina mother of two whose execution...

“Detik-detik eksekusi mati Duo Bali Nine, Mary Jane, dan kawan-kawan”

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by Alfido.com on Apr 28, 2015


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