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California Governor to Order Death Penalty Moratorium

The governor of the U.S. state of California plans to announce Wednesday a moratorium on carrying out death sentences. In prepared remarks seen by news organizations ahead of the official announcement, Governor Gavin Newsom says, "The intentional killing of another person is wrong." He cites cases of innocent people being convicted for crimes they did not commit, and sometimes even executed.  Newsom also says cases involving capital punishment disproportionately...

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