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The chief justice, the death penalty and the 'worst possible option'

The chief justice, the death penalty and the 'worst possible option' | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Keeping California's dysfunctional status quo on the death penalty is the "worst possible option," California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye told The Times' editorial board last Friday.
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US high court won't hear Mississippi death row inmate's appeal

US high court won't hear Mississippi death row inmate's appeal | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a Mississippi death row inmate's post-conviction claim that his attorney should have done a better job at his trial.
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Delaware to hear final mercy appeal for death row inmate abused as child

Delaware to hear final mercy appeal for death row inmate abused as child | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Board of pardons to consider plea for clemency from Robert Gattis based on information that was not presented in his trial...
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JAN 16 RALLY & MARCH: INSTILLING KING’S DREAM… SEEKING JUSTICE FOR JORDAN MILES | Justice for Jordan Miles

JAN 16 RALLY & MARCH: INSTILLING KING’S DREAM… SEEKING JUSTICE FOR JORDAN MILES | Justice for Jordan Miles | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it

Please Join APA, One Pittsburgh, NAACP, One Hood, Occupy Pgh, Kuumba, Occupy the Hood, Black Political Empowerment Project(B-PEP), African American Leadership Association(AALA) and others as we demand Justice for Jordan Miles and more Police Accountability by echoing King’s message of ending Police ...

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Citizen's death sentence heightens US-Iran tensions

The US is calling on Iran to immediately free the man it has sentenced to death for spying. This after Iran's Revolutionary Court ruled Amir Hekmati had spie...
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Too many people jailed, says bishop

Too many people jailed, says bishop | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Too many criminals are sent to prison and punishing them in public instead could be more effective, the Anglican bishop for prisons has said.
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Four murderers among Barbour pardons - Politics - SunHerald.com

Four murderers among Barbour pardons - Politics - SunHerald.com | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Barbour has pardoned at least five convicted criminals, including four murderers.
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Jerry Brown: More cuts to welfare in new budget

Jerry Brown: More cuts to welfare in new budget | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Gov. Jerry Brown released his budget plan Thursday, proposing more deep cuts to state health and welfare programs next fiscal year while warning that spending on schools, universities and courts will be reduced by...
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Analysis: Where now for Lawrence investigation?

Analysis: Where now for Lawrence investigation? | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The jailing of Gary Dobson and David Norris is a hugely important moment for justice. But the practical question is whether the Stephen Lawrence investigation can continue.
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Kenya's TB campaign proves a success

A series of public-health campaigns, including more aggressive screening, have been credited with a drop in tuberculosis cases in Kenya. The screening and tr...
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Inmate Loses Appeal After Last-Minute Stay

Inmate Loses Appeal After Last-Minute Stay | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to consider an appeal from Texas death row inmate Duane Buck, who won a last-minute reprieve from the high court in September.
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The West's new confrontation with Iran | SocialistWorker.org

The West's new confrontation with Iran | SocialistWorker.org | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Tensions are escalating again in the Persian Gulf region over U.S.-led military and economic threats against Iran.
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Cageprisoners : The Quintessential Terrorist: 16-year-old Emily Kay Six

Cageprisoners : The Quintessential Terrorist: 16-year-old Emily Kay Six | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Cageprisoners.com - giving a voice to the voiceless. We work to help those detained or killed unlawfully as part of the global War on Terror.
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Your Path to Success Telesummit

Your Path to Success Telesummit | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Enjoy the Your Path to Success Telesummit with incredible success and lifestyle experts hosted by Life Coach Sheri Kaye Hoff...
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THE SILENT VOICES OF MISSISSIPPI: . JEFFREY HAVARD MISSISSIPPI DEATH ROW

THE SILENT VOICES OF MISSISSIPPI: . JEFFREY HAVARD MISSISSIPPI DEATH ROW | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a Mississippi death row inmate's claim that his attorney should have done a better job at his trial.
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Ex-detainee recalls custody ordeal

Ex-detainee recalls custody ordeal | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A former Guantanamo Bay detainee has described being stripped, punched, humiliated, held at gunpoint and forced to watch two people being beaten to death while in American custody.
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12-year-old's homicide confession is case for debate on recorded interrogations

12-year-old's homicide confession is case for debate on recorded interrogations | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Did police pry the truth from a cunning killer, or bully a boy into giving a false confession while the real killer got away with murder?
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Jhessye Shockley

Jhessye Shockley | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Lisa Halverstadt reporter for The Arizona Republic will be our guest to talk about Jhessye Shockley. janv.
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Ten Years and One Broken Promise Later, Guantanamo Remains

Ten Years and One Broken Promise Later, Guantanamo Remains | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it

Ten years, two presidents, and five national election cycles after the first foreign detainees arrived at the US prison facility it seems the only sure-fire way for inmates to leave Guantanamo is in a body bag.

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Jordan Brown Case: Parents of Kenzie Houk want media in proceedings » TOP STORIES » New Castle News

Jordan Brown Case: Parents of Kenzie Houk want media in proceedings » TOP STORIES » New Castle News | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The parents of the woman allegedly shot by her 11-year-old stepson-to-be want the news media to witness his court proceedings.
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List of 96 'racist deaths' issued

List of 96 'racist deaths' issued | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
At least 96 people have been killed in attacks with a racial element since the murder of Stephen Lawrence, a group has alleged...
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Breaking through the stigma surrounding mental health issues

Breaking through the stigma surrounding mental health issues | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
“It’s all in your head.” These are words Nayely Trujillo became accustomed to hearing from friends and family as the then 14-year-old started to spin into a deep and debilitating state of depression.
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The Random Horror of the Death Penalty

The Random Horror of the Death Penalty | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
An important new study based on capital cases in Connecticut provides powerful evidence that death sentences are haphazardly meted out.
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Obama versus civil liberties | SocialistWorker.org

Obama versus civil liberties | SocialistWorker.org | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The U.S. military can indefinitely detain U.S. citizens without trial--that's the latest of our "inalienable rights" sacrificed by the Democrat in the White House.
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