An old reference, but one that we forgot to pass along. In an April 2012 editorial, “More Evidence Against the Death Penalty,” The New York Times included Kentucky in a list of states making progress towards death penalty abolition:
Connecticut is part of a growing movement against capital punishment, with repeal measures now proposed in California, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky and Washington. Other states like Ohio, Oregon and Pennsylvania are reviewing their death penalty laws.
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