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Capital Punishment


When Iran hanged a woman for killing her rapist, it showed how senseless all capital punishment is

Carolyn Moynihan | 28 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: capital punishment, Iran, rape
Whatever really happened, Reyhaneh deserved to live.


Botched executions and euthanasia

Nicolas Steenhout | 04 May 2014 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: capital punishment, death penalty, euthanasia


Wrongful conviction: lessons from the Chamberlain case

Joanna Kyriakakis | 21 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: capital punishment, criminal justice, human rights
The dingo did take Azaria Chamberlain. The criminal justice system does get it wrong, each error bearing its own human cost.


Are we living in the Stone Age again?

Katie Hinderer | 22 September 2011 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: capital punishment, death, death penalty, USA


“Criminal brains” and what to do about them

Denyse O'Leary | 09 June 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: capital punishment, crime, neuroscience
The budding science of neurolaw could make the life or death of a prisoner dependent on a brain scan.


Is activists’ favourite suicide drug “torturous”?

Michael Cook | 13 November 2010 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: capital punishment, Nembutal, suicide


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