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New York Daily News: ‘Abolish the death penalty’: Brandon Bernard’s controversial execution angers celebrities, activists


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The federal government’s decision to execute Brandon Bernard despite objections from a prosecutor and even jurors involved in the case has sparked backlash from activists, politicians and celebrities, renewing calls to end capital punishment in America. “We must abolish the death penalty,” tweeted Bernice King, daughter of Martin Luther King Jr.

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