"The suggestion by authorities that this new method is 'more humane'...ignores the unavoidable truth that there is no humane way to kill a conscious, thinking human being, and that the entire apparatus of capital punishment is deeply flawed and deeply wounding to us all."
"Advocating the death penalty before trial isn't justice, it's a lynching."
'In our country,' said bill co-sponsor Sen. Kamala Harris, 'whether you stay in...
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