Opponents of a voter-approved measure to speed up executions in California are asking the state Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling upholding the law. In a court filing on Friday, … Click to Continue »
California voters have decided to repair the state's dysfunctional death penalty by passing a measure intended to speed up appeals, uniting with voters in more conservative states that also supported … Click to Continue »
The California Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a voter-approved measure aimed at speeding up executions. But in a 5-2 decision, the justices said a provision that put a five-year time … Click to Continue »
BY SUDHIN THANAWALA and BRIAN MELLEY SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a ballot measure narrowly approved by voters to change the state’s dysfunctional death penalty system and speed up executions. Th...
The Latest on a ruling by the California Supreme Court on a voter-approved measure to speed up the state's death penalty process (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The California Supreme … Click to Continue »