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Why The Death Penalty Needs To Die

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JOSEPH WOOD
FILE-This undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows inmate Joseph Rudolph Wood. A federal judge is expected to make a decision Friday, July 11, 2014 on whether to stop the execution of Wood a condemned Arizona inmate amid questions about the drug combination the state plans to use. (AP Photo/Arizona Department of Corrections,File) | ASSOCIATED PRESS
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The recent botched executions are just the tip of the iceberg. The death penalty is and always has been a financial and moral disaster.

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