abolition of the death penalty

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  • As a member of the assembly, he fought for the abolition of the death penalty.
  • Voters were asked whether they approved of the abolition of the death penalty.
  • He was the first man to raise his voice for the abolition of the death penalty in the French convention. Cited from Lectures Of Col. Ingersoll, V2,R. G. Ingersoll
  • Right and left regretted the abolition of the death penalty for such a crime.
  • He voted for the abolition of the death penalty, but afterwards voted with the right.
  • From the back benches, he led the opposition to the abolition of the death penalty.
  • He fought for women's rights in the suffragette movement as well as the abolition of the death penalty.
  • The calls for the abolition of the death penalty in all circumstances (including for war crimes).
  • She supported the abolition of the death penalty and was an anti-abortionist.
  • Although some called for complete abolition of the death penalty, the elimination of public hangings was the main focus.
  • He also voted in favor of the abolition of the death penalty in the Philippines.
  • The party also supports the abolition of the death penalty.
  • Prejean has become a leading American advocate for the abolition of the death penalty.
  • The outcry over this case helped to lead to the abolition of the death penalty in the United Kingdom.
  • The scandal helped in the abolition of the death penalty in the UK.
  • The Council of Europe has made abolition of the death penalty a prerequisite for membership.
  • He also sought the abolition of the death penalty and the ending of flogging as a punishment.
  • Other causes for which he labored included the abolition of the death penalty in Rhode Island and public education.
  • The system was used in New Jersey before the abolition of the death penalty in 2007.
  • Passage of the Abolition of the Death Penalty Act ended all capital punishment in New Zealand.
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