by Beenish Ahmed Oct 14, 2015
"No sane and normal human being would rule against a child of 17 years old using such a sentence. And why? He didn’t shed any blood, he didn’t steal any property," Ali Mohammad al-Nimr's mother said.
by Carimah Townes Oct 2, 2015
"Get this over with."
by Ian Millhiser Oct 1, 2015
Oklahoma has to halt executions because it doesn't have the drug it needs to kill people.
by Ian Millhiser Sep 30, 2015
The machinery of death moves onward.
by Aviva Shen Sep 30, 2015
The new policy came after the botched execution of Clayton Lockett.
by Erica Hellerstein Sep 30, 2015
This afternoon, Oklahoma is slated to execute death row inmate Richard Glossip. ThinkProgress spoke to Glossip's defense attorney.
by Carimah Townes & Aviva Shen Sep 30, 2015
Witnesses say she sang "Amazing Grace" as she was put to death.
by Aviva Shen Sep 29, 2015
Kelly Gissendaner's execution is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday night.
by Ian Millhiser Sep 28, 2015
Barring extraordinary events, Richard Glossip will be executed on Wednesday.
by Alice Ollstein Sep 24, 2015
"Society can only benefit from the rehabilitation of those convicted of crimes," said Pope Francis.