death penalty

Sister Helen Prejean has met with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev five times since March

Massachusetts bishops say defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ‘will never again have the ability to cause harm’

The Pope has issued a letter in which he describes capital punishment as ‘cruel, inhumane and degrading’

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The Vatican recently eliminated life imprisonment from its own penal code.

Pakistani Christian sentenced to death on a blasphemy charge

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His crimes were of the gravest nature; his life was an affront to the families of those who died in the Holocaust

Archbishop Georges Casmoussa of Mosul says the killing of Tariq Aziz would be wrong