IN BRIEF: Death Penalty Struck Down

The National Law Journal


A federal judge on July 16 struck down California's death penalty, ruling that, because of systemic delays, it is arbitrary and no ­longer serves the purposes of ­deterrence and retribution. Plus more from and other ALM publications.

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