Invitation to All Points: The death penalty

Posted Sunday, Jun. 23, 2013  comments  Print Reprints

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With Texas facing its 500th execution since the death penalty was reinstated, do you believe this is a useful tool in our criminal justice system? Or, is it time to set it aside? If it is retained, should we push for statewide uniformity on when and how it is applied? Are there enough safeguards to ensure we don’t execute an innocent person?

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