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"Why black Americans are against death for Roof: Column," by Ellis Cose, USA TODAY, January 11, 2017.

"Texas carries out nation's first execution in 2017," Associated Press, January 11, 2017.

"Anguish, Rage and Mercy as Dylann Roof Is Sentenced to Death," by Kevin Sack and Alan Blinder, The New York Times, January 11, 2017.

"Dylann Roof sentenced to death for Emanuel AME Church massacre," by Glenn Smith, Jennifer Berry Hawes, and Abigail Darlington, The Post and Courier, January 10, 2017.

"Missouri Execution Drug Purchases Revealed," by Chris McDaniel, BuzzFeed News, January 8, 2017.

"Opinion: Jeff Sessions, the Grim Reaper of Alabama," by John J. Donohue III and Max Schoening, The New York Times, January 8, 2017.

"The Growing Gap Between The U.S. and The International Anti-Death-Penalty Consensus," by Lincoln Caplan, The New Yorker, December 31, 2016.

"The Continuing Collapse of the Death Penalty," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, December 26, 2016.

"Executions and death sentences plummeted this year as capital punishment declined nationwide," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, December 24, 2016.

"Florida Supreme Court: Death penalty cases finalized before 2002 will stand," by Michael Auslen and Kristen M. Clark, Tampa Bay Times, December 22, 2016.

"Judge: Reporters, witnesses must be allowed to see entire execution in Arizona Arizona has more than 100 inmates on death row at a Arizona has more than 100 inmates on death row," by Michael Kiefer, The Republic, December 22, 2016.

"Death Sentences And Executions Are Down, But Voters Still Support Death Penalty Laws," by Rebecca Hersher, NPR, December 21, 2016.

"Ohio’s youngest death row inmate never touched the murder weapon. Why was he sentenced to death?," by Kristine Guerra, The Washington Post, December 16, 2016.

"Delaware Court Says Death Penalty Ruling Is Retroactive," by Randall Chase, Associated Press, December 15, 2016.

"The Lethal Gaps in How the Supreme Court Handles the Death Penalty," by Adam Liptak, The New York Times, December 12, 2016.

"Once Again, Justice Breyer Presses Case Against Death Penalty," by Adam Liptak, The New York Times, December 12, 2016.

"Supreme Court Weighs Lawyers' Actions in 2 Death Row Cases," The Associated Press, December 10, 2016.

"After divided Supreme Court allows Alabama execution, inmate heaves and coughs during lethal injection," by Mark Berman and Robert Barnes, The Washington Post, December 9, 2016.

"Alabama Inmate Executed After Supreme Court Refuses a Stay," by Adam Liptak, The New York Times, December 8, 2016.

"In Alabama, You Can Be Sentenced to Death Even if Jurors Don’t Agree," by Kent Faulk, The Marshall Project, December 7, 2016.

"How religion impacted Nebraska’s death penalty vote," by Aaron Hegarty, The Daily Nebraskan, December 6, 2016.

"Death penalty: Florida may be pondering 'novel' lethal injection change," by Dara Kam, The News Service of Florida, December 5, 2016.

"Opinion: Georgia’s Dangerous Rush to Execution," by Norman S. Fletcher, The New York Times, December 5, 2016.

"Georgia’s Dangerous Rush to Execution," by Norman S. Fletcher, The New York Times, December 5, 2016.

"Battaglia again wins stay of execution days before he was condemned to die for killing daughters," by Claire Ballor, Dallas News, December 3, 2016.

"Alabama Inmate Seeks Execution Stay From US Supreme Court," by Kim Chandler, Associated Press, December 2, 2016.

"China Exonerates Man It Executed for Murder in 1995," by Michael Forsythe, The New York Times, December 2, 2016.

"For execution of Ricky Gray, Virginia plans to use drug involved in 3 botched executions elsewhere," by Gary A. Harki, The Virginian-Pilot, November 30, 2016.

"New death penalty protocol proposed," by JoAnne Young, Lincoln Journal Star, November 29, 2016.

"Florida Supreme Court Signals Possible Upheaval For State’s Death Row," by Chris Geidner, BuzzFeed News, November 23, 2016.

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