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"South Carolina Is Out of Execution Drugs. Lawmakers Hope Secrecy Will Help.," by Christine Hauser, New York Times, November 21, 2017.

"Nevada wants to use untried execution drugs that pose risks," Associated Press, November 17, 2017.

"Opinion: No Second Chances: What to Do After a Botched Execution," by Austin Sarat, U.S. News and World Report, November 16, 2017.

"Experts: Failed execution attempt may cause legal challenges," Associated Press, November 16, 2017.

"Execution in Ohio Is Halted After No Usable Vein Can Be Found," by Liam Stack, New York Times, November 15, 2017.

"Here's as Crazy a Death Penalty Story as You'll Find," by Charles P. Pierce, Esquire, November 14, 2017.

"Arizona Death Penalty Law Flouts Constitution," by Rudy Gerber, National Law Journal, November 14, 2017.

"Arkansas Justice: Racism, Torture, and a Botched Execution," by Liliana Segura, The Intercept, November 12, 2017.

"Legal Aid for Capital Punishment Cases Depends on Where You Live: Study," The Crime Report, November 7, 2017.

"Appellate attorney fired for speaking about lack of funding in Utah death penalty case," by Jessica Miller, Salt Lake Tribune, November 6, 2017.

"Justices Allow Execution of Inmate Who Cannot Recall His Crime," by Adam Liptak, New York Times, November 6, 2017.

"Trump's tweets on New York truck attack and calls for death penalty may taint case," by Richard Wolf and Kevin McCoy, USA Today, November 2, 2017.

"Opinion: The Supreme Court should strike down the death penalty," by Laurence H. Tribe, Washington Post, November 2, 2017.

"Death penalty foe expects ‘wave’ of California executions," by Bob Egelko, SF Gate, November 1, 2017.

"Supreme Court case hinges on how much money indigent defendants should receive," by Robert Barnes, Washington Post, October 30, 2017.

"Opinion: Capital punishment system unfair to defendants and attorneys," by Samuel Newtown, Salt Lake Tribune, October 30, 2017.

"Support for death penalty at lowest level in 45 years," by Brett Samuels, The Hill, October 26, 2017.

"‘Its days are numbered’: Conservative group seeks to end death penalty in states, including Utah," by Thomas Burr, Salt Lake Tribune, October 25, 2017.

"Opinion: SCOTUS, a death sentence should not be the price of a lazy defense," by Scott Sundby, The Hill, October 25, 2017.

"Pennsylvania prosecutors see positive in death penalty study," by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press, October 23, 2017.

"What Happened to Rachel Gray? ," by Liliana Segura, The Intercept, October 23, 2017.

"Study Finds Victim Race Factor in Imposing Death Sentences," by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press, October 22, 2017.

"South Dakota Sees Funding Increase Amid Death Penalty Cases," Associated Press, October 22, 2017.

"“He’s Going to Wake Up”: Alabama Inmate May Have Suffered Excruciating Pain During Execution," by Nathalie Baptiste, Mother Jones, October 20, 2017.

"Potential new murder confession delays Texas serial killer's execution," by Jolie McCullough, Texas Tribune, October 18, 2017.

"Arizona again tries to illegally import execution drug," by Michael Kiefer, Arizona Republic, October 18, 2017.

"A Long Decline in Executions Takes a Detour," by Maurice Chammah and Tom Meagher, Marshall Project, October 18, 2017.

"Pope Francis may refine Catholic teaching on the death penalty," by Tara Isabella Burton, Vox, October 17, 2017.

"Texas executes inmate convicted of fatally stabbing a prison guard," by Samantha Schmidt, The Washington Post, October 13, 2017.

"Texas attorneys brace for new death penalty appeals after Supreme Court ruling," by Brian Rogers, Houston Chronicle, October 11, 2017.

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