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Thoughts on the Death Penalty

By | March 8, 2023

[March 8, 2023]   “Saddam Swings” blared the headlines of the Daily News.  In the early morning hours of December 30, 2006, disgraced Iraqi President Saddam Hussein was executed by hanging.  I was in Iraq at the time, just a couple of miles away.  His hanging changed my thoughts on the death penalty. There are “crimes” that the proper… Read More »