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Support Death Penalty Repeal for Pennsylvania

In March 2010, State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Delaware/Montgomery) introduced legislation that would repeal the use of capital punishment in Pennsylvania. The bill, SB 1281 (http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?syear=2009&sind=0&body=S&type=B&BN=1281), would eliminate the option of capital punishment during criminal sentencing. Instead, the legislation would only … Continue reading

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