New Hampshire is now the 21st U.S. state to have abolished capital punishment, state legislature voted to override a veto by Gov. Chris Sununu on Thursday, May 30.

After a years-long effort to repeal the state’s death penalty, the state’s Senate voted 16-8 to finally make it official. An article for details the road to the state’s abolishment decision citing victim testimony, philosophical objections, and cost.

Read the full article here.


Lauren Klosinski

ALI Staff


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