Update: Delaware Attorney General not appealing death penalty ruling, still pushing for execution of men on death row

Update from the News Journal (late 8/15/16)

“Even though Attorney General Matt Denn will not appeal a Delaware Supreme Court ruling that found the state’s death penalty law unconstitutional, he still plans to push for the 13 men currently on death row to be executed.

“Denn, a Democrat, announced his decision Monday afternoon, setting the stage for two fierce battles – one in Delaware’s legal system and the other in the state Legislature.”

Read the rest of the story here.


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