San Quentin warden Jeanne Woodford argues it is time to remove the death penalty

In San Quentin prison in California just after midnight on 4 occasions warden Jeanne Woodford checked her watch before giving the final order to execute 4 men on death row. Today she is among a growing number of Americans campaigning to end the death penalty in the United States, the only Western democracy that still imposes it.

Continue reading Bette Browne’s article: The Irish Examiner
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