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Every day now, myths about the death penalty explode. Still, one seemingly soothing claim about the death penalty persists: that because of painstaking appeals and clemency reviews, no innocent person is ever executed. Before accepting that guarantee, consider Carlos DeLuna.
Whether our criminal justice system has executed an innocent man should no longer be an open question. Cameron Todd Willingham's case proves that.