A blog produced by the Oregon Justice Resource Center discussing the death penalty (capital punishment) in Oregon and in the Ninth Circuit.
Ronald Smith death-row clemency case not likely to be resolved until new governor takes over Montana’s outgoing governor has given the clearest signal yet that he won’t be granting clemency to … Continue reading
From the ACLU Forty Years after Furman: Still “Fastened to the Obsolete” We celebrate this day 40 years ago, when the Supreme Court, in Furman v. Georgia, declared the death penalty … Continue reading
Beginning Friday exports of the anesthetic drug sodium thiopental, a drug used by many states in lethal injections, will only be possible with special permission. The Official Journal of the … Continue reading