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  1. Possible execution of innocent defendants disturbs Kentuckians August 3, 2016

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  2. Kentuckians support life without parole over death penalty August 2, 2016

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  3. Prosecutor misconduct significant in Kentucky death penalty reversals July 4, 2016

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  4. Death penalty use declining around the nation December 17, 2015

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  5. ‘It’s irresponsible to not at least know what those costs are.’ January 28, 2015

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  6. Death sentencing down in nation and in Kentucky December 18, 2014

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  7. Larry Osborne Acquitted August 1, 2002 July 31, 2014

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  8. Look Who’s Talking About the Death Penalty May 14, 2014

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  9. Column Making Conservative Case Attracts Attention March 10, 2014

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  10. Lexington Herald-Leader–‘Abandon executions: Death penalty unfair, illogical and costly’ December 5, 2012

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  11. Quotes from the California death penalty repeal effort November 20, 2012

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  12. Kentucky Commission on Human Rights calls for death penalty abolition news roundup October 22, 2012

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  13. Watch the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing on abolishing Kentucky’s death penalty March 1, 2012

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  14. Senate Judiciary Committee to hear bill to abolish Kentucky’s death penalty in on March 1 February 27, 2012

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  15. House Speaker Greg Stumbo embarrases self, Kentucky with suggestion to reinstate the electric chair February 15, 2012

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  16. Out of step with modern thinking: ‘Death sentences sink to historic lows’ in 2011 December 15, 2011

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  17. Be thankful: Oregon’s governor declares moratorium on executions November 23, 2011

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  18. Week after Steve Nunn gets life, Lexington Herald-Leader op-ed calls for abolition of death penalty July 5, 2011

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  19. UofL study finds rise in opposition to the death penalty from victims’ families April 13, 2011

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  20. Report: ‘Executions continue steady nationwide decline’ in 2010 December 22, 2010

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  21. New poll finds that 61 percent of registered voters favor a punishment for murder other than the death penalty November 17, 2010

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  22. Gov. Beshear ignores an obvious solution–abolish the death penalty–to reducing Ky.’s soaring prison costs August 20, 2010

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  23. More proof that the death penalty is out of touch with modern thinking: death sentences drop in 2009 December 31, 2009

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  24. American Law Institute withdraws model death penalty laws because system is too broken to fix November 6, 2009

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  25. Kentucky, U.S. leader in child abuse and death by neglect, should repeal death penalty and use savings to project children October 23, 2009

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