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USA: Talking killing: Nebraska becomes the 19th abolitionist state as U.S. Supreme Court mulls lethal injection

, Index number: AMR 51/1690/2015

As the US Supreme Court considers the constitutionality of Oklahoma's lethal injection protocol, the Nebraska legislature has abolished the death penalty in that state, overriding the governor's veto in so doing. In what is another sign that the death penalty in the USA is on the decline, Nebraska becomes the 19th abolitionist state in that country. Meanwhile, executing states like Texas and Oklahoma continue to scramble to source drugs for their lethal injection chamber

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