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Trump set to oversee most federal civilian executions by a US president in over a century

The Independent published an article about federal executions featuring a quote from Reprieve US deputy director Shivan Sarin.

“In rushing through these executions, the federal government is highlighting everything that is wrong with the death penalty. In seeking to execute child abuse victims, the intellectually disabled, and teenagers who made one awful mistake decades ago, the DoJ is inadvertently showing why so many states, from Ohio to California, are turning away from capital punishment.”

You can read the article in The Independent here.