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Violence problem in United States

Violence problem in United States

By Richard Shu

September 23, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Violent executions shouldn't be a solution to violent crimes.

The agonizing wait for capital punishment

The agonizing wait for capital punishment

November 6, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Alireza M., a man condemned to death in Iran, recently survived his 12-minute hanging. The weeks that followed revolved around the absurd question of what to do with a man who survived his execution. The insanity of considering such a question exposes the madness and agonizing uncertainty of any capita...