"If the state does not appeal the decision, it has huge consequences not only in California, but nation wide."
America has a choice, use the death penalty and execute those we condemn to death or lose the right to execute anyone.
"Though we should be grateful for yesterday's ruling, we must be cautious about celebrating with too much abandon."
What do you do when an estimated 90,000 unaccompanied immigrant children cross the US southern border in search of a new home? By September 30, that’s the number of children expected to enter the US from Central America in this wave of immigration. With unsubstantiated reports circulating on major news networks that some of the
Before we break out the champagne, or before we begin thinking that we are indeed on our way to a more humane criminal justice system, there is much that we might scrutinize more carefully. It is indeed too early to get excited about an end to mass incarceration.