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August 2, 2021

capital punishment

South Carolina judge refuses to block 2 executions as she considers challenge to new death penalty law

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A South Carolina judge on Tuesday refused to block two executions set for later this month as she considers a lawsuit over the state’s new capital punishment law, which effectively forces condemned prisoners to choose to die by either......

South Carolina bill would add firing squad and electric chair as execution options

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here South Carolina state senators voted Tuesday to approve a bill designed to restart executions in the state by adding firing squad or electrocution as options if lethal injection drugs are not available. The news comes after a nearly 10-year......

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