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An Execution in Nebraska

An Execution in Nebraska

Update: 2018-08-2919
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After a 40-year crusade, a state lawmaker succeeded in getting Nebraska to ban the death penalty in 2015. Why, then, did the state execute a prisoner this month? Guests: Nebraska State Senator Ernie Chambers, a longtime opponent of the death penalty, and Mitch Smith, a national reporter for The New York Times. For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily.

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Grant Dickson

Love the daily, this episode was an unexpected gem.

Sep 10th
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Roger Fredrickson

I'm against the death penalty but this man is insufferable.

Sep 6th
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Lorelei Naegle

Such a great podcast. Senator Chambers' passion for abolishing the death penalty is evident. The level of coverage of the issue and the man was excellent. Very compelling.

Aug 31st
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kan

hhh

Aug 30th
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An Execution in Nebraska

An Execution in Nebraska