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The last use of capital punishment in Spain took place on 27 Se...

wikipedia - 27 Sep 2017
The last use of capital punishment in Spain took place on 27 September 1975 when two members of the armed Basque nationalist and separatist group ETA political-military and three members of the Revolutionary Antifascist Patriotic Front (FRAP) were shot dead by firing squads after having been convicted and sentenced to death by military tribunals for the murder of policemen and civil guards. Spain was Western Europe's last dictatorship at this time and had been unpopular and internationally isolated i
last use of capital punishment in spain

Manly-Spain Calls For Capital Punishment For Kwabenya Fugitives

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog) - 28 Jan 2018
Mr. Henry Ekow Manly-Spain, a big wig of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called for capital punishment for the armed robbers who staged a swashbuckling operation to free their colleagues in Police custody at Kwabenya. The incident ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

View from the Left: No, guns are not needed for hunting

Norwich Bulletin - 25 Feb 2018
SWAT teams and capital punishment won't deter them. Neither does their violence depend on provocation. Psychopaths harm humans and other animals as instrumental means to an end with emotionless indifference. Because few of us take pleasure in killing ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

Science Says: European art scene began with Neanderthals

WPXI Pittsburgh - 22 Feb 2018
Neanderthals lived in Europe and Asia before disappearing about 40,000 years ago, around the time H. sapiens moved into Europe from Africa. The research, released Thursday by the journals Science and Science Advances , focused on determining the ages ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

2018 Legislative Session: Week 5

Salt Lake City Weekly (blog) - 24 Feb 2018
Going against the grain, House Bill 379 to abolish the death penalty in Utah is sponsored and supported primarily by conservative lawmakers. The GOP backers are framing, at least partially, the death penalty as fiscally irresponsible. Capital ...
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Wester: The arch-activist

Santa Fe New Mexican - 25 Feb 2018
As the spiritual leader of more than 323,000 Roman Catholics in New Mexico, Wester, 67, has become a voice for many hot-button issues, including immigrant rights, reducing poverty, the death penalty, workers' rights and climate change. The most ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

What We Owe to Others: Simone Weil's Radical Reminder

New York Times - 20 Feb 2018
We do not know if the Catholic and conservative general, who never met Weil, knew she had left her post as a professor of philosophy in order to work on assembly lines, left her family to fight alongside anarchists in Spain and left her country to ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

The counter-revolution in Europe

OUPblog (blog) - 24 Feb 2018
Markets and market-values moved into spheres that used to be the domain of the public sector in Europe such as health, education, public safety, environmental protection, and even national security. Social spending has been contained if not slashed ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

Justice Seeker

Harvard Magazine - 16 Feb 2018
In March 2017 a Spanish National Court judge ordered an investigation into the alleged role of nine Syrian intelligence and security officials in the disappearance and execution of a man in 2013, in what is the first criminal case against Assad's ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

Mete out capital punishment to Kwabenya police killers- Manly-Spain

Ghana News Agency - 24 Jan 2018
Accra, Jan 24, GNA - Mr Henry Ekow Manly-Spain, a big wig of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called for capital punishment for the armed robbers who staged a swashbuckling operation to free their colleagues in Police custody at ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

The week in classical: Dead Man Walking; Das Rheingold - review

The Guardian - 04 Feb 2018
One question elbows aside all others in Dead Man Walking, Jake Heggie's debut opera, first seen in San Francisco in 2000 and staged many times since. How do we deal with forgiveness? Last week the work received its Spanish premiere with a cast starring ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

Capital Punishment Deserves a Quick Death

New York Times - 01 Jan 2018
This page has long opposed the death penalty, and would continue to even if the penalty's application were completely free of bias and error. That is an unattainable goal, as should be obvious by now. Perhaps this explains why Americans, whose support ...
last use of capital punishment in spain

Why Iran Quietly Abolished Death Penalty For Some Drug Crimes

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 14 Nov 2017
So it was a major turnaround when the parliament and the Guardians Council, the powerful clerical body that must approve all proposed legislation, abolished the death penalty for some drug-related crimes. The amendments to the law, which came into ...

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