For Feds, Boston Cases Pose Death Penalty Question

, The National Law Journal


Federal prosecutors in Massachusetts, where the death penalty was abolished nearly 30 years ago, face the rare prospect of two simultaneous capital cases for unrelated killings that happened more than a decade apart.

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Originally appeared in print as Death Penalty Bind

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  • Corey Mondello

    what kept popping into my mind was, yes I know these people did horrible things, and I am not a fan of the death penalty, but why, does it seem, more people want these people put to death but not some politician who sends people to die in combat when they know its not for a good reason or why priests that rape children are not sentenced to death?

    Just my two cents.

    Corey Mondello
    Boston, MA

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