Death Penalty

Biden Won’t Say If He’ll Execute Boston Bomber

2020 Democrat has promised to abolish death penalty

Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Makes Economic Address In Wilmington, DelawareDemocratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has been silent on the news that Boston Marathon bombing perpetrator Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will need a new trial in order to be executed—a trial Biden's Justice Department would prosecute, if he is elected.

Obama-Appointed Judge Blocks Federal Execution

Order is third time judge has stalled Trump admin. effort to resume death penalty

D.C. District Court judge Tanya S. Chutkan on Wednesday halted the scheduled execution of a federal death row inmate, marking another instance of the Obama appointee stalling the Department of Justice's efforts to restart federal executions.