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"Americans Are Starting to Like the Death Penalty Again," by Nathalie Baptiste, Mother Jones, June 13, 2018.

"Private attorneys in death penalty cases create dilemmas for judges, public defenders," by Marilyn Odendahl, The Indiana Lawyer, June 13, 2018.

"Was This Man Sentenced to Death Because He’s Gay? ," by Maurice Chammah, Marshall Project, June 11, 2018.

"Texas must reveal where it got execution drugs, the Texas Supreme Court affirms," by Emma Platoff and Jolie McCullough, Texas Tribune, June 1, 2018.

"What to do about capital punishment likely will be on the agenda for a few more years ," by Natalie Anderson, The Advocate, May 29, 2018.

"Why We Can’t Have Nice Things on Death Row ," by Timothy White, Marshall Project, May 17, 2018.

"What Indiana officials want to keep secret about executions," by Mark Alesia, Indy Star, May 16, 2018.

"How the death penalty was abolished in Illinois," by Chicago Tribune, May 15, 2018.

"Opinion analysis: Court rules for death-row inmate whose lawyer conceded guilt (Updated)," by Amy Howe, SCOTUSblog, May 14, 2018.

"Illinois proposes reinstating death penalty for mass murder, police killings," by Jon Herskovitz, Reuters, May 14, 2018.

"Texas' use of hypnosis for death row hangs in balance," by Lauren McGaughy, Dallas News, May 14, 2018.

"Opinion: How Southern lynching gave birth to South Carolina’s death penalty," by Lindsey Vann, The State, May 10, 2018.

"Will N.H. Repeal the Death Penalty?," NHPR Exchange, May 8, 2018.

"The number of prisoners with death sentences continues to decline," by Keith Humphreys, The Washington Post, May 8, 2018.

"Judge says Texas death row inmate's sentence should be reduced due to false evidence at trial," by Emma Platoff, Texas Tribune, May 8, 2018.

"Stay lifted in Georgia execution," by Rhonda Cook, AJC, May 3, 2018.

"Supreme Court takes up death penalty case over 'suffering' claim," by Ariane de Vogue, CNN, April 30, 2018.

"'The Watch' Blog: As California moves to speed up executions, a man is exonerated after 25 years on death row ," by Radley Balko, Washington Post, April 30, 2018.

"Overturning a Death Row Conviction," by Richard Acello, National Law Journal, April 30, 2018.

"Opinion: The latest California death row exoneration shows why we need to end the death penalty," by Los Angeles Times Editorial, April 27, 2018.

"Why Nikolas Cruz's death penalty trial would be complicated," by Faith Karimi and Rosa Flores, CNN, April 26, 2018.

"N.H. Legislature Votes to Abolish Death Penalty, Sununu Vows Veto," by Robert Garrova, NHPR, April 26, 2018.

"Alabama Executes Mail Bomber, 83, the Oldest Inmate Put to Death in Modern Era," by Alan Blinder, New York Times, April 19, 2018.

"Ohio Supreme Court rules against Marion ex-death row inmate, upholds death penalty laws," by Sarah Volpenhein, Marion Star, April 18, 2018.

"Court rejects Alabama death row inmate’s appeal," AP, April 18, 2018.

"Judge Faults Oklahoma for Slow Release of Execution Records," AP, April 17, 2018.

"Why This Judge Dreads Execution Day," by Mike Lynch, Marshall Project, April 12, 2018.

"Opinion: Lawyers want Supreme Court to hear claim that a Louisiana prosecutor withheld evidence in death-penalty case," by Radley Balko, Washington Post, April 12, 2018.

"At least four countries executed people for drug-related crimes in 2017, study finds," by Adam Taylor, Washington Post, April 11, 2018.

"Death Sentences Are Down. Jeff Sessions Has a Plan to Change That.," by Andrew Cohen, Rolling Stone, April 5, 2018.

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