#1 Lame Duck Dems To End IL Death Penalty
01-12-2011, 11:09 AM
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Illinois poised to abolish death penalty
By Mary Wisniewski
CHICAGO | Tue Jan 11, 2011
CHICAGO (Reuters) Illinois was poised to become the first state since 2009 to abolish the death penalty after the state Senate on Tuesday approved the ban and sent it to Democratic Governor Pat Quinn for his signature.
The Senate vote came after House approval late last week. The Senate vote was 32-25
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE70A6G920110111Rest In Peace America
July 4, 1776 - January 20, 2009
01-12-2011, 11:55 AM
This is why lame duck sessions should not exist. The new class should be seated as soon as the elections are validated.Stand up for what is right, even if you have to stand alone.
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