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USA (Nevada): Further information on Death penalty / Legal concern: Thomas Nevius

, Index number: AMR 51/174/2002

On 20 November 2002, the Nevada Board of Pardons voted 9-0 to commute Thomas Nevius's death sentence due to his mental retardation. He had been on death row for nearly two decades, having been sentenced to death in 1982 for the murder of David Kinnamon. He will now serve a life sentence without the possibility of parole.

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