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"A Death Sentence in Louisiana Rarely Means You’ll be Executed," by Maurice Chammah, The Marshall Project, April 28, 2017.

"Is the death penalty in Arizona on life support?," by Michael Kiefer, The Arizona Republic, April 23, 2016.

"What You Need to Know if the Supreme Court Takes the Case of Duane Buck," by Maurice Chammah, The Marshall Project, April 20, 2016.

"Virginia legislature approves plan to buy execution drugs from secret pharmacies," by Laura Vozzella, The Washington Post, April 20, 2016.

"Racial Discrimination and Capital Punishment: The Indefensible Death Sentence of Duane Buck," by Lincoln Caplan, The New Yorker, April 20, 2016.

"Protest Over Virginia Bill to Shield Death Penalty Drug Makers," by Gillian Mohney, ABC News, April 18, 2016.

"Opinion: Supreme Court Must Hear Texas Man's Death Penalty Case," by Seth P. Waxman, The National Law Journal, April 18, 2016.

"Hot potato for Herring: Can Virginia buy execution drugs from secret labs?," by Laura Vozzella, The Washington Post, April 15, 2016.

"Death Row’s Race Problem," by David Oshinsky, The Wall Street Journal, April 15, 2016.

"Virginia’s false choice on the death penalty: Barbarism or secrecy," by Editorial Board, The Washington Post, April 13, 2016.

"Oklahoma Officials Told Of Execution Drug Mix-Up Months Earlier Than Previously Known," by Chris McDaniel, BuzzFeed News, April 13, 2016.

"Opinion: Time's Up on the Death Penalty," by James Clark, U.S. News & World Report, April 13, 2016.

"Virginia wants to hide the names of lethal injection drug suppliers. Here’s how that is going in other states.," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, April 12, 2016.

"How the Drug Shortage Has Slowed the Death-Penalty Treadmill," by Maurice Chammah and Tom Meagher, The Marshall Project, April 12, 2016.

"McAuliffe guts Virginia’s electric-chair bill," by Laura Vozzella, The Washington Post, April 11, 2016.

"In Pa. and elsewhere, death penalty is dying a slow death," by Michaelle Bond, Philadelphia Inquirer, April 11, 2016.

"America’s Place in the Executioners’ Club," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, April 11, 2016.

"Editorial: A simpler way," ArkansasOnline, April 8, 2016.

"Editorial: A Texas man is due to die because he's black," by The Times Editorial Board, Los Angeles Times, April 7, 2016.

"Executions Worldwide Hit Highest Level In 25 Years But Lose Popularity In U.S.," by Eyder Peralta, NPR, April 5, 2016.

"Race and the Death Penalty in Texas," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, April 2, 2016.

"Opinion: It’s Been 40 Years Since the Supreme Court Tried to Fix the Death Penalty — Here’s How It Failed," by Evan J. Mandery, The Marshall Project, March 30, 2016.

"Federal Appeals Court Ruling Could Accelerate Death-Row Executions," by Sara Randazzo, The Wall Street Journal, March 27, 2016.

"The Death-Penalty Abolitionist Who Invented the Guillotine," by Naomi Russo, The Atlantic, March 25, 2016.

"Missouri Corrections Department Violated Sunshine Law In Execution Case, Judge Rules," by Dan Margolies, KCUR, March 22, 2016.

"Texas To Execute Man Deemed Mentally Ill By State’s Judicial System," by Ryan Poppe, Texas Public Radio, March 22, 2016.

"Missouri ordered to reveal pharmacies that supplied its execution drugs," by Ed Pilkington, The Guardian, March 22, 2016.

"The Catholic Movement Against Capital Punishment," by Paul Elie, The New Yorker, March 18, 2016.

"Ohio Supreme Court says state can try to execute an inmate again after failed attempt," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, March 16, 2016.

"Lawyers for Kevin Towles argue Alabama death penalty statute unconstitutional," by William Thornton,, March 14, 2016.

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