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  • Colorado's governor has Republicans sensing an opportunity

    DENVER -- It turns out John Hickenlooper is not only a Democrat but mortal after all.
  • California will no longer pursue three-drug lethal injections

    California will no longer pursue three-drug lethal injections
    SAN FRANCISCO — California has dropped its legal efforts to win approval of a three-drug method of lethal injection and will instead propose  single-drug executions, a prisons spokesman said Wednesday. At the direction of Gov. Jerry Brown, the...

    Judge in Jodi Arias case considers September trial date

    Judge in Jodi Arias case considers September trial date
    PHOENIX — A new jury could be impaneled sometime in late September to decide whether Jodi Arias should be sentenced to death or life in prison, a judge said Tuesday, as attorneys continued to file motions and kept mum on any talk of a deal to...

    Jury is selected in Ft. Hood court-martial

    Jury is selected in Ft. Hood court-martial
    A jury was selected Tuesday to hear the case against an Army psychiatrist accused in the Ft.  Hood shooting, whose long-awaited murder trial is set to begin next month. The panel comprising 13 officers will hear the case against Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan,...

    Edward Snowden won't face death penalty in U.S., Holder says

    Edward Snowden won't face death penalty in U.S., Holder says
    WASHINGTON -- Edward Snowden will not face the death penalty or torture if he is returned to the United States to face espionage charges, U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. has assured his Russian counterpart in an effort to dissuade Moscow from...