capital punishment

Romney Town Hall Crowd Applauds Death Penalty

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday asserted that the death penalty prevented "the most heinous crimes." During a town hall event in Grand Junction, Colorado, a man who identified himself a "the local D.A." asked

Could Troy Davis Save Reginald Clemons?

Yes, Troy Davis has been killed, after a roller coaster ride through the end stages of an execution. But he left a message behind, which said this, in part: This fight to end the death penalty is not won or lost through me but through our

Georgia Set To Murder Troy Davis Today

Troy Davis is scheduled to be murdered by the state of Georgia tonight at 7pm EDT. I say "murdered" rather than "executed" because murder is what it really is. It is the intentional taking of another person's life by the state. There is no