Capital Punishment

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev during trial. (Sketch Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Tsarnaev Death Penalty Phase To Begin Day After Boston Marathon

Testimony will begin on Tuesday, April 21, as jurors decide whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will receive life in prison or the death penalty.

04/10/2015

Peter Moskos Book

NightSide – Peter Moskos Author Of “In Defense Of Flogging” Is Dan Rea’s Guest

Should we consider the use of flogging as punishment?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/17/2011

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NH Lawmakers Pass Bill To Expand Capital Punishment To Burglary Killings

Gov. John Lynch is expected to sign a bill, prompted by a machete and knife attack that killed a mother in her bed, to expand New Hampshire’s death penalty.

06/08/2011

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Death Penalty A No-Go In Mass.

WBZ’s Jon Keller examines the lack of a death penalty in Massachusetts.

11/08/2010