New Hampshire Becomes 21st State to Abolish the Death Penalty

On May 30th, New Hampshire became the 21st state to abolish the death penalty. Both the House and the Senate had passed the bill, but when the Governor issued a veto, both had to override it with a 2/3 majority. The testimony of both murder victims’ family members and law enforcement officials were instrumental in the victory.  For further information, click on this link.

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