And this dude is so-called ‘white’. What happens to the so-called ‘black’ men in society with little to no recourse? And to date, there is NO EVIDENCE whatsoever that the death penalty deters people from murder. NONE. NONE. NONE.
This case is emblematic of broader problems with the American death penalty — 101 people between 1989 and 2012 were slated to be killed by their government before exonerating evidence came to light well into their prison terms.
via Ohio Inmate Freed After Twenty Four Years On Death Row | ThinkProgress.