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"There’s nothing ‘enlightened’ about executing the innocent," by Radley Balko, The Watch , June 30, 2015.

"States Snub Execution Drug Approved by Supreme Court," by Manny Fernandez, New York Times, June 30, 2015.

"Justice Breyer v. The Death Penalty," by David Cole, The New Yorker, June 30, 2015.

"Capital Punishment Is Hard to Abolish. Pennsylvania’s Death Penalty Battle Shows Why.," by Tara Murtha, New Republic, June 29, 2015.

"Supreme Court Allows Use of Execution Drug," by Adam Liptak, New York Times, June 29, 2015.

"Next Step for Death Row Defense Lawyer David Dow," by Miriam Rozen, Texas Lawyer, June 29, 2015.

"Justice Stephen Breyer’s dissent: Death penalty may be unconstitutional," by Adam B. Lerner, Politico, June 29, 2015.

"A Victory for Lethal Injection," by Andrew Cohen, The Marshall Project, June 29, 2015.

"Revenge Killing," by Rachel Aviv, The New Yorker, July 6, 2015.

"Fla. death penalty faces scrutiny from Supreme Court," by Elaine Silvestrini, Tampa Tribune, June 28, 2015.

"Executions in Louisiana have been on hold for at least a year due to dearth of lethal-injection drugs," by Della Hasselle, New Orleans Advocate, June 24, 2015.

"Faith Groups, Law Enforcement Jump into Death Penalty Debate," Associated Press, June 23, 2015.

"Letters from Death Row: The Biology of Trauma," by Alex Hannaford, Texas Observer, June 22, 2015.

"The Destruction of Defendants’ Rights," by Lincoln Caplan, The New Yorker, June 21, 2015.

"Death-penalty cases that end in dismissal or acquittal costly, too, study says," by Anne Blythe, News & Observer, June 21, 2015.

"The Death Penalty Is Cruel. But So Is Life Without Parole.," by Stephen Lurie, New Republic, June 16, 2015.

"America's Death Penalty Divide," HuffPost Live, June 15, 2015.

"Scalia’s Defense of the Death Penalty Is in Tatters," by Daniel Bier, Newsweek, June 14, 2015.

"Will Nebraska’s Death Penalty Come Back?," Editorial Board, New York Times, June 13, 2015.

"Rethinking solitary confinement for death row inmates," by Editorial Board, Washington Post, June 10, 2015.

"Lester Bower’s story is everything that’s wrong with the death penalty," by Radley Balko, Washingtno Post, June 3, 2015.

"California officials reach settlement on path to resuming executions," by Alex Dobuzinskis, Reuters, June 2, 2015.

" After Lethal Injection ," by Maurice Chammah, Andrew Cohen, and Eli Hager, The Marshall Project, June 1, 2015.

"Days after repeal, death penalty backers strategize next step," by Joe Duggan, Omaha World-Herald, May 30, 2015.

"Nebraska governor moves ahead with 10 executions, despite repeal of death penalty," Associated Press, May 29, 2015.

" How Nebraska Repealed the Death Penalty ," by Shari Silberstein, The Marshall Project, May 28, 2015.

"Nebraska Abolishes Death Penalty Over Governor’s Veto," by Marcia Coyle, National Law Journal, May 27, 2015.

"Nebraska Gov Vetos Death Penalty Bill, Steps Into Override Battle," by Casey Harper, The Daily Caller, May 26, 2015.

"Nebraska at the Vanguard of the Movement to Abolish the Death Penalty," NACDL News Release, May 26, 2015.

"Loner on a mission to make conservative Nebraska ditch the death penalty ," by Ed Pilkington, The Guardian, May 23, 2015.

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