Steve Russell
9/1/15
The question is not whether you will execute an innocent person in a state that executes criminals...
Steve Russell
3/12/15
The Utah legislature has voted to reinstate the firing squad as a means for carrying out the death penalty in the last state to abolish the firing squad, which Utah did in 2004...
Steve Russell
9/24/14

Justice Harry Blackmun couldn’t take it any more and so announced from the US Supreme Court bench that he would “no longer tinker with the machinery of death” and would henceforth vote to reverse all death penalty cases, as several justices had done before him....

Steve Russell
4/30/14

Indians of all nations are skeptical of the federal government. This is why, even though most tribal societies practiced capital punishment in one form or another, tribal governments have not rushed to opt in to the federal death penalty....

ICTMN Staff
10/30/12
On October 29, the United States 9 th Circuit Court of Appeals made waves with its 2-1 decision to overturn the death sentence of Douglas R...