Connecticut Abolishes the Death PenaltyMay 17th, 2012 • Category: Nation & World
Connecticut abolished the death penalty on April 25. Lawmakers who voted for the law said there were many cases in which those who hadn’t committed the crime were sentenced to death and that the penalty was administered unfairly. Seventeen other states and the District of Columbia have abolished the death penalty in recent years.
What new ideas does the article discuss? What did you learn that you did not know before? Why is this article interesting? How does this article make you feel? REMINDER: Please use complete sentences to clarify your ideas!