US 13 March 10:00
California Governor Gavin Newsom will impose a moratorium on the state’s death penalty on Wednesday, granting reprieves to all 737 inmates on death row and closing the state’s execution chamber, an administration source said
US 13 March 07:22
California Governor Gavin Newsom will impose a moratorium on the state’s death penalty on Wednesday, granting reprieves to all 737 inmates on death row and closing the state’s execution chamber.
China 21 December 2018 10:38
Top judges from China’s Supreme People’s Court have made a rare defense of the death penalty, with one saying “a life for a life” is ingrained among the people, and backed “social credit” blacklists as necessary to made people repay their debts
Arab World 11 November 2018 22:25
An Egyptian top court upheld on Sunday a previous death sentence against seven defendants convicted of killing a policeman in 2013, official MENA news agency reported.
US 27 October 2018 22:56
The US president has considered the possibility of introducing the death penalty for crimes similar to the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue on Wilkins Avenue in Pittsburgh
Other News 20 January 2018 04:09
The US government filed on Friday a notice of intent on the website of the Department of Justice to seek death penalty against Brendt A. Christensen of Champaign, Il. charged with kidnapping resulting in death of visiting Chinese scholar Zhang Yingying.
World 15 December 2017 21:38
President Donald Trump is calling for the death penalty for anyone convicted of killing a police officer
Society 23 April 2017 16:33
Iranian parliament’s judiciary commission has agreed with a proposal on the abolition of death penalty for a group of convicts of drug-related crimes
Turkey 25 November 2016 20:07
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared his readiness to reinstate the death penalty
Kazakhstan 2 November 2016 17:51
A court in the southern Kazakhstan’s city of Almaty sentenced to death Ruslan Kulekbayev, who was accused of killing 10 people including eight police officers