LaTimes Op-Ed : Despite Tsarnaev, the death penalty is on the decline

This year two death row inmates were exonerated: Debra Milke, jailed from 1990 to 2013 in Arizona, and Anthony Ray Hinton, jailed since 1985 in Alabama by a prosecutor who said he knew Hinton was guilty “just by looking at him.” They were the 151st and 152nd U.S. death row prisoners so exonerated — the latest illustrations that the evidence in capital cases is often faulty or nonexistent.

http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-marazziti-tsarnaev-death-penalty-20150521-story.html

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