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  1. Herald-Leader praises Judge Goodwine in editorial May 11, 2015

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

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  3. Asst. commonwealth attorney withholds evidence, yet still pushes for execution–more evidence of Kentucky’s broken death penalty October 23, 2012

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

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  5. Kentucky House approves death penalty task force; now ask your Senator to vote Yes on HCR 173 March 26, 2012

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  6. Lexington Herald-Leader slams legislature for failure to reform Kentucky’s broken death penalty March 20, 2012

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  7. Kentucky prosecutors: ‘Ky. capital punishment unfair’ March 12, 2012

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  8. Lexington Herald-Leader: ‘Stop executing the mentally ill’ March 7, 2012

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  9. Retired Kentucky public defender: ‘Suspend state’s death penalty lottery’ February 6, 2012

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  10. Lexington Herald-Leader joins the chorus of Kentuckians calling for death penalty moratorium December 19, 2011

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  11. ABA call for death penalty moratorium in Kentucky draws massive media coverage December 8, 2011

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  12. Ray Krone shared his story of being freed from death row with 350 Kentuckians November 16, 2011

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

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  14. Ky. politicians’ calls for terrorist suspects to be tried in Gitmo reveals their doubts about the state’s legal system June 20, 2011

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  15. Manufactures of execution drug think Kentucky’s death penalty is broken January 20, 2011

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  16. Gregory Wilson’s execution postponed, possibly until 2011 September 17, 2010

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  17. Kentucky defense attorneys call on Gov. Beshear for death penalty moratorium, drop state’s appeal of Gregory Wilson’s halted execution September 15, 2010

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  18. Deborah Pooley’s sister: ‘The world really lost a wonderful person’ September 14, 2010

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  19. Retired prison chaplain: ‘I challenge Conway and the governor that no executions take place until after the November election’ September 10, 2010

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  20. Kentuckians writing letters to government officials, media in opposition to the death penalty and Gregory Wilson’s execution September 9, 2010

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  21. Franklin Circuit Court judge: No ‘good answer’ on whether or not Gregory Wilson is mentally retarded or insane September 8, 2010

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  22. KCADP’s Don Vish in Lexington Herald-Leader: ‘The death penalty has become an embarrassment’ September 5, 2010

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  23. Clock ticking on Gregory Wilson’s execution: Take action today September 2, 2010

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

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  25. State government won’t appeal Kentucky Supreme Court ruling that delays executions December 8, 2009

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