Virginians deserve answers about the anomalies in Ricky Gray’s execution


By Editorial

In a nation growing increasingly dubious about capital punishment, Virginia already stands as an outlier. The commonwealth ranks fourth in the nation for executions per capita. Read More >>

What it was like to watch Ricky Gray put to death

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By Gary A. Harki

Until I got an email asking if I wanted to witness an execution, I’d never considered the question: Could I watch a man be put to death? Ultimately, I decided the answer Read More >>

Death penalty protest on steps of Charlottesville Circuit Court


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 >>