What Justice Breyer's Dissent on Lethal Injection Showed About the Death Penalty's Defenders

Segura, Liliana
http://firstlook.org/theintercept/2015/06/30/justice-breyers-dissent-lethal-injection-showed-death-penaltys-defenders/

Publisher:  The Intercept
Date Written:  30/06/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17783

Just after 2 a.m. on Monday, June 29, 2015 -- some seven hours before the U.S. Supreme Court would reject the latest challenge to the death penalty in Glossip v. Gross -- former death row prisoner Glenn Ford died in Louisiana. Ford, 65, left prison with stage four lung cancer in 2014, after spending almost 30 years facing execution for a crime he did not commit.

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