The latest news on death penalty
Rick Perry's Texas still leads, as death sentences and executions fall nationwide.
Abu-Jamal instead will serve a life sentence for killing city police Officer Daniel Faulkner in 1981.
Locals want to believe the authorities.
The prosecution unfairly targeted Amanda Knox.
An inmate's "last meal" brings civility to the ritual of the death penalty.
Themes of bigotry and and injustice run through "Parade" and the Troy Davis execution.
A controversial execution may make the death penalty a 2012 issue.
Gov. Rick Perry may have executed an innocent man, and that is not something to be proud of.
Feedback on the budget debate and the death penalty.
Why conservatives should oppose capital punishment.