News related to capital punishment


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  • In the wake of Tennessee’s recent banning of the Maus, we cannot help but ask if there's something endemic to the state that leads to book-banning.

  • (Sarah Silbiger/Bloomberg) Both capital punishment and abortion are complicated things.

  • With Arizona set to execute people on death row once again, a spotlight of sorts is on the state's death penalty laws.

  • Family members received the judgement with great jubilation; Stalin, several pro-Tamil outfits in Tamil Nadu hail verdict .

  • Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen isn’t quite up to his own high standards.

  • "If there were ever to be a Supreme Court that was going to rethink the whole hand-wringing 'cruel and unusual punishment' argument, wouldn’t this be the one?" .

  • Perarivalan told reporters he first wants to ‘breathe’.

  • After Yasin Malik's conviction in terror funding case, the widow of IAF officer Ravi Khanna has demanded capital punishment for the JKLF chief in the case of her husband and three other Air Force .

  • A letter posted on May 8 discussed the hypocrisy of abortion opponents who believe in capital punishment.

  • A 13-year-old girl was raped and her sister was shot to death when she resisted the culprits in Bihar’s Supaul district on October 8, 2019.

  • Forgiven by the family of former PM Rajiv Gandhi, who was assassinated in 1991, Perarivalan, convicted in the case, walks free after SC order .