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Connecticut court strikes down state death penalty

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s highest court has struck down the state’s death penalty, sparing the lives of 11 killers on death row in a ruling that adds momentum to a nationwide movement to abolish executions. A 2012 state law repealed the death penalty for future crimes while preserving it for those already condemned to die, ...

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