Capital Punishment

Reflections of the death penalty

On Wednesday 14th September 2005, Frances Newton became the third woman to die in Texas’ death chamber since executions resumed in 1982, and the first black woman to be executed in the state since the Civil War.

Delara Darabi was executed..

Stop Child Executions sadly regrets to confirm that the Iranian female juvenile Delara Darabi was executed early morning today in the prison yard of the northern city of Rasht, Iran.

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Delara Darabi Paintings (RIP)

Paintings of Delara Darabi, an Iranian girl executed in Iran in violation of United Nations Convention on The Rights of The Child. On 1st May 2009, Delara Darabi, Iranian painter, 23 years old, was executed in prison despite a suspension for two months.