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New Hampshire Ends Death Penalty

The death penalty was abolished Thursday in the U.S. state of New Hampshire when the state's Senate overrode the governor's veto. In a 16-to-8 vote, the New Hampshire Senate overturned Governor Chris Sununu's veto of a bill to end the death penalty as a punishment for murder. Thursday's Senate vote followed a similar veto override in the state House of Representatives last week. "I am incredibly disappointed that the Senate chose to override my veto," said...

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