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Kim Jong-un Executed His Uncle’s Entire Family Kim Jong-un Executed His Uncle’s Entire Family

For those who ever harbored doubts (compliments of Dennis Rodman) about the cold and calculating leader of N. Korea can rest assured, he is a cold and calculating man. Aljazeera news reported today, that North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has …

California Executions Moratorium Upheld, Again California Executions Moratorium Upheld, Again
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In 2006, a U.S. Distroct Court judge in California ruled that if a lethal injection execution was performed incorrectly, it could lead to cruel and unusual punishment, which is prohibited by the eighth amendment to the U.S. constitution. Since that …

Oklahoma Execution Carried Out as Supreme Court Remains Silent Oklahoma Execution Carried Out as Supreme Court Remains Silent
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The execution of an Oklahoma death row inmate took place as planned at 6:00 pm on Tuesday. According to an Associated Press (AP) report, the inmate, Michael Hooper, had tried to escape his death sentence by challenging Oklahoma’s lethal injection …

Iranian Court Upholds Death Sentence For Web Developer Iranian Court Upholds Death Sentence For Web Developer

The highest court in Iran has upheld a death sentence for a web developer for “being part of a ‘network of decadence on the Internet.’” Specifically, the Iran’s Supreme Court maintains, is that Saeed Malekpour, a Iranian-born 35-year-old who is …