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"Alabama Inmate, 75, Hopes to Dodge Death for an Eighth Time," by Alan Blinder, The New York Times, May 24, 2017.

"Justices Rejects Florida Appeal Over Death Penalty," Associated Press, May 22, 2017.

"Death penalty: How one Louisiana legislator's surprising vote saved capital punishment," by Drew Broach, The Times-Picayune, May 18, 2017.

"We spoke to the Florida prosecutor who's refusing to pursue the death penalty," by Taylor Dolven and Allison McCann, VICE News, May 17, 2017.

"Philippines Kills Impeachment Complaint Against Rodrigo Duterte," by Felipe Villamor, New York Times, May 15, 2017.

"Georgia death row inmate requests execution by firing squad," by Jessica Schladebeck, New York Daily News, May 13, 2017.

"Jury Clears the Prosecutor Who Sent Cameron Todd Willingham to Death Row," by Maurice Possley, The Marshall Project, May 11, 2017.

"Cases Pulled For Refusing The Death Penalty, Attorney Sues To Get Them Back," by Debbie Elliott, NPR, May 8, 2017.

"The steady decline of America’s death rows," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, May 6, 2017.

"Top Texas Court Reduces Killer's Death Sentence to Life," by Michael Graczyk, Associated Press, May 3, 2017.

"Supreme Court orders Alabama appeals court to review case of death row inmate," by Ivana Hrynkiw, AL.com, May 1, 2017.

"Ohio Governor Delays Nine Executions Amid Court Fight," by Chris Kenning, Reuters, May 1, 2017.

"Arkansas senator calls for impeachment of judge after death-penalty protest," by Brandon Riddle, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, May 1, 2017.

"After Arkansas Executions, Lawyer Criticizes Use Of Capital Punishment," All Things Considered, NPR, May 1, 2017.

"The Banal Horror of Arkansas's Executions," by Jelani Cobb, The New Yorker Magazine, May 1, 2017.

"Opinion: The Overwhelming Evidence Against the Death Penalty," by Austin Sarat, New Republic, May 1, 2017.

"33 on Alabama's death row would no longer face execution under proposed bill," by Kent Faulk, AL.com, May 1, 2017.

"Fourth Arkansas execution in eight days prompts questions about inmate’s movements," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, April 28, 2017.

"Ledell Lee Never Had A Chance," by Elizabeth Vartkessian, The Marshall Project, April 27, 2017.

"In Arkansas, Behind the Executioner’s Shroud," by Stephen Hiltner, The New York Times, April 27, 2017.

"Arkansas plans to carry out last execution before lethal injection drug expires," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, April 27, 2017.

"Oklahoma AG Says State Moving Forward With Execution Plans," by Sean Murphy, Associated Press, April 26, 2017.

"'Great God, he is alive!' The first man executed by electric chair died slower than Thomas Edison expected.," by Michael S. Roswenwald, The Washington Post, April 26, 2017.

"Will A Drug Shortage Kill The Death Penalty?," by 1A, WAMU, April 26, 2017.

"Texas officials sue FDA for access to 1,000 vials of execution drug," by Jordan Rudner, The Dallas Morning News, April 25, 2017.

"Keep executions on hold 'until significant reforms are accomplished,' Oklahoma Death Penalty Review Commission says," by Samantha Vicent, Tulsa World, April 25, 2017.

"Justices Split Over Defendants' Right To Mental Health Expert Witnesses," by Nina Totenberg, All Things Considered, NPR, April 24, 2017.

"Interesting final phrase in Justice Breyer's latest pitch for SCOTUS to consider whether whether capital punishment is now unconstitutional," by Douglas A. Berman, Sentencing Law and Policy Blog, April 24, 2017.

"Fort Worth death penalty case argued at Supreme Court could change appeals process," by Alex Daugherty, McClatchy DC, April 24, 2017.

"Contributor: Why It's O.K. for Doctors to Participate in Executions," by Sandeep Jauhar, The New York Times, April 21, 2017.

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