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  1. FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis visits Thailand

    Activists hope Pope Francis will sway Japanese opinion on death penalty

    Japanese activists opposed to capital punishment hope the visit of Pope Francis this weekend will help to soften public opinion in a nation where ...
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    US seeks death penalty for accused synagogue gunman

    The United States government will seek the death penalty for a man charged with killing 11 Jewish worshippers at a synagogue, according to court ...
  3. The US state of Illinois, where Chinese scholar Zhang Yingying was believed to be killed, does not

    US Justice Department resumes use of death penalty, schedules five executions

    The US Justice Department on Thursday (Jul 25) reinstated a two-decades long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital ...