Death penalty protest on steps of Charlottesville Circuit Court

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By Tomas Harmon

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) — A protest was held Wednesday afternoon in Charlottesville, ahead of the first execution in Virginia in years. Read More >>

Virginia Bishops Issue Death Penalty Statement

By Jeff Caruso

Our Creator — who made us out of love for love — has dominion over all life. As children of this loving, merciful God we are led to a profound respect for every human life, from its very beginning  Read More >>

Severe Mental Illness and the Death Penalty

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By Michael Stone

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that juveniles and people with intellectual disabilities should not be executed due to their diminished culpability. Read More >>