In California, will not run all of the death sentences. The Governor of the US West coast state, Gavin Newsom, announced on Tuesday a Moratorium. "The deliberate Killing of another Person is wrong," he explained.
As Governor, he will not allow executions. In 20 of the 50 U.S. States, the execution is abolished already. Three other States had already imposed in California for a Moratorium on executions.
Newsom wanted to. on Wednesday an Executive order to suspend the executions sign In a pre-release Statement that he wanted to make the signing, he described the death penalty as incompatible with the values of California. You don't fit in to a "civilised society", which claimed the leadership role in the world.
Sharp criticism from the White house
The American President Donald Trump Newsom to handle because of his decision to violently. The Governor sat down with the suspension of the death penalty for "ice cold Killer" will of the Voters. "Friends and families of the always-forgotten victims are not excited, and I'm not!" wrote Trump in the short message service Twitter.
Defying the voters, the Governor of California wants to stop all death penalty executions of 737 stone cold killers. Friends and families of the always-forgotten VICTIMS are not thrilled, and neither am I!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 13. March 2019
Newsom is a member of the Democratic party and had commenced the Governor's office in January. He is ready for a Long-time opponent of the death penalty. According to him, is now closed as well as the execution cell on the prison island of San Quentin in San Francisco.
In the Death row the most populous U.S. state are currently 737 prisoners. The are more than in any other Federal state and represents about a quarter of the death row prisoners throughout the United States.
last execution in 2006
the Last had been executed in the year 2006 in California, a death sentence. The enforcement of the death penalty has been prevented in recent years by legal challenges. Since the re-introduction of the death penalty in the United States in 1976, in California, 13 prisoners were executed.
In the case of imposition and execution of the death penalty in the United States for two decades, a significant decline. In 1999, were executed according to the human rights organization Human Rights Watch, a total of 98 prisoners, 2018 25. This year, there have been three executions. (fal/sda)
Created: 13.03.2019, 15:03 p.m.